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Archive for August, 2014

FIVE CATHOLIC WORKERS ARRESTED

Five Resisters.3655The L.A. Catholic Worker, Guadalupe Catholic Worker, and Las Vegas Catholic Worker gathered at the Vandenberg AFB main gate to vigil in commemoration of the 69th anniversary of bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, on August 6 and August 9, 1945. As a witness against diabolical nuclear weapons and U.S. imperial war-making, five Catholic Workers, Karan Benton, Mike Wisniewski, and Jeff Dietrich from the LACW, Mark Kelso from the Las Vegas CW, and Rev. Steve Kelly, SJ. from Oakland and the Redwood City CW were arrested. All were cited for trespassing and released an hour and a half later at Vandenberg Village. Court date pending. See photos HERE.

UPDATE: Arraignment date is Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 1pm, in Santa Barbara Federal Bankruptcy Court, 1415 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. If you can attend for support, it would be greatly appreciated. Be sure to bring your ID.
 

WE REMEMBER – AUGUST 6, 1945 and AUGUST 9, 1945

June 2014 Graphic Disarm and Repent!
Abolish Nuclear Weapons.

LYNNE GREENWALD – PRESENTE!

Disarm Now Plowshareslynne greenwald  On Tuesday, August 5, 2014, we lost a great woman, mom, grandmother, friend, Catholic Worker, peace and justice activist and anti-nuclear plowshares activist, as well as director of a Tacoma, WA, shelter in for women leaving prison.
Lynne, you will be greatly missed. May you rest in peace.
Lynne Greenwald – PRESENTE! (See videos of interviews with Lynne HERE and HERE.

Lynne Greenwald (second from left in above photo) in her last plowshares action with Susan Crane, Sr. Anne Montgomery, Fr. Steve Kelly, SJ, and Fr. Bill Bischel, SJ, at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor against the immoral and illegal trident missile system. November 2, 2009. See this LINK.