Past Events

Webinar: How the US Military Fuels the Climate Emergency – June 9, 6:00 pm CT

Webinar: How the US Military Fuels the Climate Emergency – June 9, 6:00 pm CT

As you may know, the US military is the largest emitter of greenhouse gasses in the world, larger than each of at least 120 countries. We can’t deal with the climate emergency unless we address the out-of-control militarism of our country. Please join Reject Raytheon Asheville as we host a webinar with Jim Rine who…

“Defuse Nuclear War” Live Stream – Sunday June 12, 3:00 pm

“Defuse Nuclear War” Live Stream – Sunday June 12, 3:00 pm

With a focus on the current terrible dangers of nuclear war and the imperative of taking action to reduce them, the Defuse Nuclear War live stream will mark the 40th anniversary of when a million people gathered in Central Park for nuclear disarmament on June 12, 1982. This online event will serve as a catalyst…

Part 150 Noise Study – Public Outreach Open House April 26

Part 150 Noise Study – Public Outreach Open House April 26

Hopefully this open house will provide more information about what the airport is doing to study the impact of noise. Bring your questions. Public Outreach Open House – Confirmed Tuesday, April 26, 2022 5pm – 8pm Conference Room 1, near Baggage Claim, Dane County Regional Airport The MSN Part 150 update will provide multiple opportunities for…

Tax week of action! April 23 at the Dane County Farmer’s Market

Tax week of action! April 23 at the Dane County Farmer’s Market

In conjunction with the War Industries Resisters Network Week of Action and World Beyond War’s Global Mobilization to #StopLockheedMartin, Safe Skies Clean Water WI and Madison Veterans for Peace will be asking people how they want their tax dollars to be spent. Come to the corner of King Street and the State Capitol and distribute…

Madison Peace Walk for Ukraine and the World – April 23

Madison Peace Walk for Ukraine and the World – April 23

Saturday April 23th, 11:30 a.m. [NOTE from SSCW: F-35s are implicated in the escalation of threats and war] This week’s walk will be a longer one, a total of 5 miles with two rest stops along the way to allow people to join or leave the walk. Come prepared – and bring water bottles and snacks.  Senator…

March Forth to Earth Day! March 4th to April 22, 2022

March Forth to Earth Day! March 4th to April 22, 2022

Why are we promoting Earth Day events? The US military has the largest carbon and greenhouse gas footprint of any organization in the world, larger than that of each of 140 countries, with jet fuel the largest portion of Pentagon consumption. Learn more Eight consecutive weeks of outdoor-in-person & virtual climate actions across Wisconsin, at…

First Friday Film Feb 4: What’s All the Noise About?

First Friday Film Feb 4: What’s All the Noise About?

Two short documentaries: Jetline: Voices from the Flight Path When the Jets Fly: New Warplanes Turn US Towns Into Sonic Hellscapes Residents of Whidbey Island on the west coast and Burlington, Vermont on the east coast are being traumatized by US fighter jets. Madison could be next. Learn what people are doing to resist the…

No War With Russia – Sat Feb 5, noon

No War With Russia – Sat Feb 5, noon

NEGOTIATE, don’t escalate Join CODEPINK, Four Lakes Greens, Safe Skies Clean Water WI and our allies on February 5, 2022 at noon Madison: Capital Square near State Street to demand an end to the drumbeat of war with Russia over Ukraine! We protest and resist the normalization of war and demand that not a single…

The Cost of War & Militarism for the Climate Crisis – Veterans for Peace Feb. 7

The Cost of War & Militarism for the Climate Crisis – Veterans for Peace Feb. 7

On Monday, February 7 at 7 pm, James Janko of Veterans for Peace will speak about militarism and the climate crisis, including the negative effects of the F-35s on the climate. Register for the zoom link to the meeting here. This public event is hosted by 350 Madison and cosponsored by the Madison Monthly Meeting of…

Recording of Jan 11 Open House on PFAS Investigation – comment until Feb 14
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Recording of Jan 11 Open House on PFAS Investigation – comment until Feb 14

The meeting has been recorded and can be accessed tomorrow morning on the WNG PFAS site: https://ng.wi.gov/pfas along with an email for comments. Comment period is 30 days, up to 2/14/22. Comments may be emailed to william.myer.2@us.af.mil. January 11 at 6:00 pm, MATC’s Mitby Theatre: Open house on PFAS investigation. Officials with the National Guard and…