Presentation by Col. Wright who has been engaged in drone resistance in Pakistan, Afghanistan, Yemen, and Gaza. In 2013, she spoke on U.S. foreign policy issues in Turkey, Egypt, Ireland, Belgium, China, Japan and Korea.
Col. Wright resigned her diplomatic position in 2003 in protest of Bush’s pending attack on Iraq. U.S. led sanctions and military action destroyed the country and the lives and livelihood of millions.
Wright will be part of a global presence in Palestine's Gaza Strip for International Women’s Day.
Hosted by: Friends of Sabeel Sacramento Region
FMI: sacpeace [at] dcn.org, 916-448-78157
Co-sponsors: Veterans for Peace, Grandmothers for Peace, Sacramento Area Peace Action
Added to the calendar on Friday Jan 24th, 2014 1:30 PM