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‘Kings Bay Plowshares’ arrested at Naval submarine base

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Catholic News Service
WASHINGTON — Seven Catholic peace activists were detained at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia early April 5, hours after entering to protest nuclear weapons.

The group carried “hammers and baby bottles of their own blood,” which was spilled on at least three sites on the base, supporters said in a statement.

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Peace activists urge U.S. to dismantle nuclear arsenal

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WASHINGTON — Saying the possession, upgrading and potential use of nuclear weapons was sinful, peace activists gathered outside the White House on the feast of the Transfiguration and implored the U.S. government to empty its arsenals and embrace a world of peace. Read more »

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