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25 Years Jail-time for Protecting the Planet?

February 18, 2018

February 18, 2018 The Nation 25 Years Jail-time for Protecting the Planet? by Frida Berrigan The Kings Bay 7 were trying to put an end to the threat of nuclear war. Now they face a quarter-century behind bars. 25 years in prison. That is the possible fate of seven Catholic anti-nuclear activists awaiting trial for their action…

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Sign the Global Petition

(The petition has been delivered to the Department of Justice before the trial in October 2019 where the seven were convicted of all four counts. They are now being sentenced. You can still sign to show support, and you'll be added to the mailing list.)

This is a request that you join distinguished citizens of the world including Archbishop Desmond Tutu, other Nobel laureates and many others by signing our global petition to dismiss all charges against the Kings Bay Plowshares 7.

They face years in prison for exposing illegal and immoral nuclear weapons that threaten all life on Earth. The seven nonviolently and symbolically disarmed the Trident nuclear submarine base at Kings Bay, GA on April 4, 2018, the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. (View KBP7 reading their statement here.)