SF Bay Area Interfaith Conference on Drone Warfare
Pacific School of Religion Chapel
1798 Scenic Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709
SATURDAY, April 28, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Marjorie Cohn, professor emerita at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. The former president of the National Lawyers Guild and criminal defense attorney is a legal scholar, political analyst and social critic who is editor and contributor to Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral, and Geopolitical Issues.
Lisa Ling, a former technical sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. She is featured in the heralded documentary National Bird, which, according to The Washington Post, is “artful, profoundly unsettling.” In an article for The Guardian, Ling noted how little the public knew about the U.S. drone program and its consequences.
Dr. Maryann Cusimano Love, a Professor of International Relations at Catholic University, is on the Core Group for the Dept. of State’s working group on Religion and Foreign Policy. She is the author of several books about peace and faith, and she serves on the U.S. Catholic Bishops’ International Justice and Peace Committee and the Advisory Board of the Catholic Peacebuilding Network.
Rep. Barbara Lee, the congressperson from the 13th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, which includes Berkeley and Oakland. She has been in Congress for 20 years. She has been invited and hopes to attend.
A film produced by the Interfaith Network on Drone Warfare for use in congregations will be screened along with a half-hour version of National Bird.
Registration is free, but a free-will offering will be taken. Lunch will be provided.
Please visit http://bit.ly/2l6iMqU to register!
For more information, please call 415-350-9305 or visit www.interfaithdronenetwork.org.
CO-SPONSORED BY PACIFIC SCHOOL OF RELIGION AND THE
INTERFAITH NETWORK ON DRONE WARFARE