Pace e Bene

  • Sign Up for Email Updates


    Pace e Bene on FacebookPace e Bene on Facebook

CNV Action at Volk Field Air National Guard in Wisconsin

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.25.14

On Tuesday September 23rd, activists gathered at Volk Field Air National Guard in Wisconsin. Volk Field pilots are being trained to operate Shadow drones which are used for surveillance and target acquisition. The held signs that said “Drone Warfare Starts Here” and they had a kite flying with the sign “Fly Kites Not Drones.

They also held a solemn vigil against drones at the site, remembering the victims that have been killed by drones in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, Gaza, and other places around the globe.

Recent Posts

Spotlight Stories arrow

Campaign Nonviolence Organizer Shot with BB Gun During Action

by Ryan Hall // Campaign Nonviolence

Recently we were contacted by our friend, Monica Juma, who is an action organizer in Memphis, TN.  During a peace vigil they were holding for the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions, she was shot in the arm with a bb-gun, … read more

Read More

27 Peace Actions in Coral Springs, FL

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

Piero Falci of One Planet United commemorated the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions by organizing 27 events for the International Day of Peace in Coral Springs, FL. Their actions included: 1. Special Declaration for the International Day of Peace- Formality and … read more

Read More

Nonviolence and Just Peace

by Erin Bechtol // Pace e Bene

On October 6 and 7, the University of San Diego’s Frances G. Harpst Center for Catholic Thought and Culture hosted a conference entitled, “The Catholic Church Moves Towards Nonviolence? Just Peace/Just War in Dialogue.”  This event was a follow-up to … read more

Read More
Image 01 Image 02