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Drones 101: An animated presentation for educators and activists

Drones 101 outlines the evolution of the U.S. drone program, provides an explanation of whom it targets and how, and surveys the countries where drones are being used.

DRONES 101: an animated presentation for educators and activists

DRONES 101 outlines the evolution of the U.S. drone program, provides an explanation of whom it targets and how, and surveys the countries where they are being used. 

Screening of Unmanned: America's Drone Wars

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

AFSC Iowa, the Plymouth Peace Committee, the DM Valley Friends Peace and Social Concerns Committee, the Catholic Peace Ministry and the Methodist Federation for Social Action invite you to viewing and discussion of Unmanned: America's Drone Wars                         &


Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

presented by IMAGINE PEACE
Saturday, April 5, 2014
10:00 AM-5:00 PM
West Shore Unitarian Universalist Church, 20401 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River, OH 44116

Medea Benjamin, keynote speaker - Co-founder of Nationally renowned grassroots social justice movement CODEPINK.

Anti-drone rally set

Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 10:00am

Join the rally and demonstration to oppose making the Iowa Air National Guard base in Des Moines into a US Military Drone Command Center. This legal rally will be held on Saturday, March 15th, 10:00 – 11:15 AM at the National Guard Base, 3100 McKinley Ave., in Des Moines. 

"We're not at war with Mexico": Drones in immigration enforcement

AFSC's Mary Zerkel makes the case that using drones in immigration enforcement is a waste of taxpayer money--and questions why the U.S. is using this military technology to patrol the border with Mexico.

Drones in Pakistan - talk by Talha Rehmani

Thursday, December 12, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Talha Rehmani, is a Pakistani Fulbright Scholar at the Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University. He will be speaking not only on the impact of drone strikes in his country but also on the ethics of drones use. 

Sponsored by: the American Friends Service Committee, PA ;  Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Thomas Merton Center, Code Pink, Anti-Drone-Warfare Coalition

Walking the walk: A march against drone warfare

In June of 2013 a group of peace activists set out for a walk across Iowa to protest the Predator drone control center planned for the Iowa National Guard Air Base in Des Moines.

NO DRONES – Days of Actions in Des Moines

Several peace organizations in Iowa responded to the call for November Days of Action Against Drones with a demonstration and congressional office visits.

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