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Drone Warfare: Moral? Ethical? Legal? A Community Forum

Date:
Saturday, June 12, 2010
Time:
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Event Type:
Teach-In
Organizer/Author:
Wendy Oser
Location Details:
Berkeley Public Library , Community Room, 3rd floor.
2090 Kittredge Street. Berkeley

The U.S.'s use of Military drones is increasing dramatically.
How many civilians is the U.S. killing? How many new
enemy recruits are emerging as a result? What are the
implications for this military strategy?

SPEAKERS:

Rita Maran,  Ph.D., writes and lectures on rule of law, torture, the UN, international and women's human rights, and U.S. Government policy and practice on human rights.

Rev. Michael Yoshii is pastor of Buena Vista United Methodist Church in Alameda. He worked against the rounding up of Muslims, Arabs, and South Asians following the events of 9/11 and helped organize public support for military resister Lt. Ehren Watada.

Yasmin Qureshi is a human rights activist involved in social justice movements in South Asia and Palestine. She has presented workshops at Stanford University and De Anza College focusing on the Mumbai attacks and the use drones and war in Pakistan
Added to the calendar on Wed, May 26, 2010 8:37AM
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