Organizing Notes

Bruce Gagnon is coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space. He offers his own reflections on organizing and the state of America's declining empire....

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I grew up in a military family and joined the Air Force in 1971 during the Vietnam War. It was there that I became a peace activist.

Friday, July 11, 2014


Regis Tremblay writes:

This is a beautifully done short film showing the recent storm that just brushed Jeju, but did great damage to the caissons that will be the docks for the base. From Korean Director, Cho, Sung Bong.

This open water naval base being constructed on Jeju Island, South Korea to port US warships is a contradiction in nature.  When big typhoons come to this area they will continually over power the man-made breakwater walls being built with cement.  The Samsung construction corporation that has the contract to build the base will have to keep repairing the breakwater after each storm costing huge amounts of money.  At some point the decision will be made to halt this expensive and environmentally destructive project.  Nature will win this one.


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