INSIDE DRONE WARFARE: Perspectives of Whistleblowers, Families of Drone Victims and Their Lawyers.

Nick Mottern | Feburary 11, 2016

Dear Friends:

This is to send an updated program for the drone whistleblowers' symposium in Las Vegas and to let you know we now have $425 toward our goal of $3,500 to support the symposium. Please know that if you can contribute even $5 (by clicking here) it will help tremendously.

INSIDE DRONE WARFARE: Perspectives of Whistleblowers, Families of Drone Victims and Their Lawyers.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 6pm - 9pm
University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law
4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154-1003
Thomas & Mack Moot Court (MCB)
https://www.unlv.edu/maps/campus/MCB

PROGRAM

  • Stephen Lewis - former drone sensor operator - 3rd Special Operations Squadron - US Air Force.
  • Cian Westmoreland - former drone program communications technician 606 Air Control Squadron; 73rd Expeditionary Air Control Squadron US Air Force.
  • Jesselyn Radack - Director - Whistleblower & Resource Protection Program (WHISPeR) - ExposeFacts.org and one of the lawyers for the whistleblowers; author of Traitor: The Whistleblower and the ‘American Taliban'.
  • Shelby Sullivan-Bennis - Counter-terrorism Caseworker - Reprieve.org.
  • Marjorie Cohn - Professor - Thomas Jefferson Law School; editor of, and contributor to, Drones and Targeted Killing; former president National Lawyers Guild.
  • Rev. Chris J. Antal Unitarian Universalist minister and a member of Veterans for Peace who served as a military chaplain in Afghanistan.

The symposium will be part of the annual Shut Down Creech week of protest running from March 27, April 2  For details on plans for the week, click the program link in the menu at the top of http://shutdowncreech.blogspot.com/ and also see: https://www.facebook.com/events/762837973820672/

PLEASE BE AT SHUT DOWN CREECH IF AT ALL POSSIBLE.

In solidarity,

Nick Mottern

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