In The Media

Trump Moves the World Closer to “Doomsday”

February 15, 2019

from Truthout Trump Moves the World Closer to “Doomsday” By Marjorie Cohn In 1987, the United States and the Soviet Union adopted the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF) in an effort to eliminate missiles on hair-trigger alert for nuclear war due to their short flight times. It was the first time the two countries agreed to destroy nuclear weapons.…

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An Interview with Martha Hennessy

February 4, 2019

February 4, 2019 Jubilee USA An Interview with Martha Hennessy By Dr. Eugene Fisher Dr Fisher: Your article Jubilee Kings Bay Plowshares 7 was very inspirational. Is there anything you would like to add to it? Martha: Thank you. Five of the seven of the Kings Bay Plowshares defendants live in Catholic Worker communities around…

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Kings Bay Plowshares Defendants Reiterate RFRA Defense

January 21, 2019

January 21,2019 The Brunswick News Kings Bay Plowshares Defendants Reiterate RFRA Defense By Wes Wolfe Between the seven of them, the Kings Bay Plowshares defendants filed 161 pages of supplemental briefs — plus one exhibit — further explaining that their actions in damaging property at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in April 2018 are covered…

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Jubilee Kings Bay Plowshares 7

January 11, 2019

January 11, 2019 Jubilee USA Jubilee Kings Bay Plowshares 7 By Martha Hennessy A small group of seven Catholics accessed the Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in St. Marys, Georgia on April 4th, 2018, the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. With them they carried an indictment of the United States…

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Resistance Is the Supreme Act of Faith

December 31, 2018

  December 31, 2018 truthdig Resistance Is the Supreme Act of Faith By Chris Hedges Becket: It is not for me to win you round. I have only to say no to you. King: But you must be logical, Becket! Becket: No. That isn’t necessary, my liege. We must only do—absurdly—what we have been given to do—fight to…

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Profiles in (Non-Violent) Courage

September 5, 2018

September 5,2018 The Cape Breton Spectator Profiles in (Non-Violent) Courage By Sean Howard “No policies in human history have more deserved to be recognized as immoral. Or insane. … Whether Americans, Russians, and other humans can rise to the challenge of reversing these policies and eliminating the danger of near-term extinction caused by their own…

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“Disarm Trident: Savannah to Kings Bay Peace Walk”

September 4, 2018

September 4, 2018 WSAV “Disarm Trident: Savannah to Kings Bay Peace Walk”

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Justice Action Bulletin: Peacemakers on 11-day walk; Poor People’s Campaign

September 4, 2018

September 4, 2018 National Catholic Reporter Justice Action Bulletin: Peacemakers on 11-day walk; Poor People’s Campaign by Maria Benevento SAVANNAH, GEORGIA — On the morning of Sept. 4, approximately 20 peacemakers began a “Disarm Trident Peace Walk” from Savannah to the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base in St. Marys, Georgia. According to a Sept. 3 press release…

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The Catholic peace movement is at a critical stage

August 21, 2018

August 21, 2018 US Catholic The Catholic peace movement is at a critical stage By Judith Valente Seated in a circle on sofas and easy chairs at a church rectory in a largely Hispanic section of South Bend, Indiana, a group of students from Notre Dame University and Holy Cross College train their eyes on…

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Religious argument may create new path for Kings Bay break-in defendants

August 3, 2018

August 3, 2018 The Brunswick News Religious argument may create new path for Kings Bay break-in defendants By Wes Wolf Assistant U.S. Attorney Karl Knoche said the Kings Bay Plowshares defendants and others in their cause created a “cottage industry” of breaking into and vandalizing nuclear U.S. military installations over the past 38 years, and…

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Sign the Global Petition

This is an urgent 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 (KBP7).

They face 25 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.)