Mobilize at Truax: F-35s won’t let us thrive – June 26

JOIN US TO PROTEST F-35 FIGHTER JETS! Start gathering at 2:00 pm, Madison College parking lot, for information, music & lyrics Head to Truax gates – on the sidewalk – no later than 3:00 pm, for speakers and follow-up actions Take home postcards to mail to Sen. Baldwin, yard signs, bumper stickers and buttons Facebook […]

F-35’s Out of Our Skies! Film Screening and Panel Discussion June 17th 7PM

Join CODEPINK, Safe Skies Clean Water, Peace Action Wisconsin, Interfaith Peace Working Group and more for an online event to discuss why we oppose F-35’s in our community. RSVP to join the online event here:   

Listen to Safe Skies on WORT – Friday May 28

Representatives from Safe Skies will be guests on WORT’s A Public Affair Friday, May 28 at noon. (aired on the radio in Madison, 89.9 FM.) Find it in the WORT-FM archives – scroll to FRIDAY, MAY 28, A Public Affair We’ll be sharing time with William Hartung about defense spending, along with Allyson Siwik, who […]

Fighter jets, environmental education, and social justice do not mix

By Maria C. Powell, PhD MAY 12, 2021 Midwest Environment Justice Organization Read online On May 10, F-16s from Madison’s Air National Guard Truax Field took off while MEJO’s Touyeng Xiong was teaching kids from the East Madison Community Center about birds, trees, and other wildlife just west of the center, a couple thousand feet from […]

F-35 “Lethal” Lightning Jet Roars Over the Unheard

reposted from Faultlines, Volume VI, Issue III Read online Since my husband and I moved to North Hero Island last November, I wake each day well-held by the still morning. Tranquility is our neighbor. With a population of a little more than eight hundred, uninvited noise is a rare occurrence. That can’t be said for […]

Postcard Campaign of Resistance Against the F-35s

Healthier and Safer Future –Without the F-35 Jets  The Interfaith Peace Working Group is inviting individuals, civic groups, and faith communities to join our Postcard Campaign of Resistance that challenges the decision to deploy a squadron of twenty F-35 fighter jets at Truax Field in Madison by 2023.  These planes will jeopardize the health and safety of Wisconsin […]

Peace Action WI is hosting Safe Skies Clean Water Wisconsin for a panel discussion April 14

The F-35 Can’t Help US Thrive or Even Keep US Alive (in a Pandemic) Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at 7 PM CT  PEACE ACTION OF WI ZOOM ONE CLICK JOIN zoom id is 716 567 5210      password: 178153 plain old phone: 1-312-626-6799     zoom id: 716 567 5210    password: 178153 […]

PFOS in Michigan Fish

Military Poisons is a project of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom’s (WILPF) Earth Democracy Committee and Pat Elder, WILPF US member and creator of our Military Poisons website. Read the full article online Fish testing program leads the nation while the state allows toxic fish to be consumed. By Pat Elder April […]