Category Archives: Northwest

PLC: Looking Back… Looking Forward

Looking back at PLC actions past… many years of faithful resistance. Looking forward… the resistance continues as we approach PLC 2015. Coming together in Community and Resistance!!! Click here to see more photos from the 2009 PLC nonviolent direct action at … Continue reading

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Mary Jane Parrine’s statement to the court

Editor’s Note:  The October 21st Federal trial of seven of the PLC 2013 resisters is a now a memory.  I summarized the trial in a previous post.  Mary Jane Parrine prepared a statement of her intentions to present to the … Continue reading

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PLC Nuclear Resisters on Trial in Tacoma on October 21st

Greetings Nuclear Abolitionists Everywhere, Please join in supporting the Pacific Life Community members who will soon stand trial before a Federal magistrate judge for their resistance to nuclear weapons. Seven members of the Pacific Life Community who were arrested at … Continue reading

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TRIDENT: ILLEGAL, IMMORAL

On March 4, 2013 during the Pacific Life Community Retreat, 20 people carried banners onto the road in front of the US Naval Base in Bangor, Washington. The base is the home port of Trident submarines that carry nuclear warheads. The Strategic Weapons … Continue reading

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Washington State: The Nuclear State

Jinsung Kim, a student at the University of Washington, produced this video focusing on Washington State’s nuclear weapons legacy.  It begins with Dr. John Findlay, UW Dept. of HIstory professor discussing the history and impact of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, … Continue reading

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PLC resisters have their say in court

Yesterday, on May 7th, three nuclear resisters – Leonard Eiger, Tom Karlin and Cliff Kirchmer – appeared in Kitsap District Court for a hearing resulting from their nuclear resistance action earlier this year. On March 4, 2013 twenty peace activists … Continue reading

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PLC 2013: Big Finish At Bangor (News Release)

Silverdale, Washington, March 4, 2013 — Twenty peace activists from around the United States were arrested as a result of their nonviolent protest against nuclear weapons at a U.S. Naval base. Members of the Pacific Life Community gathered at the … Continue reading

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