San Diego No Drones Actions

Event type: 

Thursday, April 4, 2013 - 3:00pm to Sunday, April 7, 2013 - 3:00pm

Address: 

Code Pink
San Diego  California
United States

SAN DIEGO ACTIONS, April 4th to 7th

Join CODEPINK staffers joining: Jodie Evans, Medea Benjamin, Nancy Mancias, Sam Deer, Candice Camargo, Tighe Barry

APRIL DAYS OF ACTION 2013 – A National Uprising to Stop Drone Spying and Killing

CODEPINK and other national and local groups have joined to form the Network for Stopping Drone Spying and Warfare and are organizing April Days of Action 2013 to generate a public uprising across the United States to stop drone spying and drone warfare.

 

Thursday, April 4

San Diego Veterans for Peace demonstration at General Atomics Production Site

  • When: 3 pm
  • Where: General Atomics Production Facility, 14200 Kirkham Way, Poway, CA
  • San Diego Veterans for Peace will hold a demonstration at the General Atomics Predator drones manufacturing facility along. Assemble at General Atomics Way and Kirkham Way, Poway.  Contact Dave Patterson, dpatterson998@yahoo.com or 760-207-9139

Overpass Light Brigade Action

  • When: 7 pm
  • Where: Clairemont Drive bridge over the I-5.
  • Park at Mission Bay Visitors Center, west of overpass.  Volunteers are needed to hold letters.   Contactchrisw51@sbcglobal.net

 

Friday, April 5

CODEPINK Actions against General Atomics

  • 8 am: Demonstration and die-in at the home of James Neal Blue, General Atomics CEO, 9756 La Jolla Farms Road, La Jolla, CA. Contact Medea Benjamin at (415) 235.6517.
  • 10 am – noon: CEO billionaire bash at the General Atomics headquarters! Obama, thanks for helping us make a killing! Please wear business attire!  3550 General Atomics Ct., San Diego, CA. Contact Medea Benjamin at (415) 235.6517.

CODEPINK Action against Northrop Grumman

  • When: 4 pm – 6 pm
  • Where: Northrop Grumman headquarters, 9356 Spectrum Center Blvd and Ruffin Rd., San Diego, CA Demonstration and bannering. Please wear black! Contact nodrones@prcsd.org
  • 6:30 pm – 9:30 p.m.: Assembly with dinner, socializing, and more. Location TBA. Contact:  info@sdcpj.org
  • 7-8 pm: Overpass Light Brigade Action, Volunteers needed! Location TBA.  Contact chrisw51@sbcglobal.net

 

Saturday, April 6

Women Occupy Demonstration At Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum

  • When: 1-3 pm
  • Where: 910 N Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA
  • Join Women Occupy at a demonstration at the Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum. Please wear black. Contact Martha Sullivan, marthasullivan@mac.com or 858-945-6273

Dinner and Speakers’ Forum

  • When: 6:00 p.m, dinner from 7-9 pm
  • Where: Church of the Brethren, 3850 Westgate Pl., San Diego 92105.
  • Forum with Medea Benjamin (CodePink), Pedro Rios (AFSC), and others. Contact:  carolj@prcsd.org. There will also be an Overpass Light Brigade Action at the same time and location. Contact: chrisw51@sbcglobal.net

 

Sunday, April 7

General Assembly and Workshops

  • When: Saturday, April 6, 9:30 am to 3 pm
  • Where: Location TBA
  • Workshops include: Israel, Drones and Elbit System, Using New Media, The Changing Face of Empire and Resolutions Against Drones. Contact: info@sdcpj.org