Protest September 14, 11:55 pm (midnight) missile launch at Vandenberg Air Force Base:
NOTE 09/14/10: THIS LAUNCH AND PROTEST HAVE BEEN CANCELED— More info to come!
Join the protest of the test launch of a Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) thermo-nuclear warhead delivery system from Vandenberg Air Force Base Kwajalein atoll in the Marshall Islands.
Come to the front gate of Vandenberg Space Command / Air Force Base (across from Vandenberg Middle School, six miles north of Lompoc on Highway 1 in Santa Barbara County, CA )
War Resisters League
United for Peace and Justice: Disarmament Working Group,
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom,
Western State Legal Foundation,
Nevada Desert Experience and many others.
From Nor. Cal. Charter bus ! Comfortable Green Tortoise round trip available from Oakland with stops in San Jose and Salinas down and back.
Students, you can sleep on the bus!
Also check out Democracy Now’s coverage of the 14 antiwar activists who held a ten-day vigil outside of the Creech Air Force base in Indian Springs, Nevada last year:
For more info on the pre-trial rally and support for those going to trial, contact WRL member Jim Haber at 415-828-2506 or read about it on the website of Nevada Desert Experience or Voices for Creative Nonviolence.