Pace e Bene

  • Sign Up for Email Updates


    Pace e Bene on FacebookPace e Bene on Facebook

Drone Protest in Little Falls,MN

Posted by Ryan Hall
09.30.15

During the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions on September 20th, organizers with the Members of Alliant Action (a group originally formed to protest weapons manufacturer Alliant Tech Systems, which moved to the D.C. area), joined Little Falls Occ-U-PIE and Brainerd Area Coalition for Peace in a nonviolent action at Camp Ripley.

Camp Ripley (established 1856) near Little Falls, Minnesota, is the largest military training base in the Midwest. Soldiers are trained at Camp Ripley to operate Shadow Drones, which are weaponized and, according to Camp Ripley Range Regulations, currently are used for bombing.

Recent Posts

Spotlight Stories arrow

Global Peace Film Festival in Orlando, FL

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

by Nina Streich  // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  The Global Peace Film Festival, established in 2003, uses the power of the moving image to further the cause of peace on earth. From the outset, the GPFF envisioned … read more

Read More

Petitioning for Love in Fond du Lac, WI

by Erin Bechtol // Campaign Nonviolence

by Ruth Battaglia // Part of the Campaign Nonviolence Week of Actions  We held a contemplative prayer service at Marian University in Fond du Lac. In the manner of lament there was the silent naming of violence that was of concern to … read more

Read More

A Radical Prayer for a Nonviolent Heart

by Erin Bechtol // Pace e Bene

Radical Prayers: On Peace, Love, and Nonviolence is a guide to daily connection to God through prayers that meditate on the challenges facing us today. With reflections on each continent, wildlife, and homelessness among many more topics, John Dear guides us … read more

Read More
Image 01 Image 02