Sign the letter: Eken Park Resists the F-35 Jets & Military Industrial Complex

If you’d like to learn more,or sign on in support… please be in touch with Eken Park Resistance at ekenparkresistance@gmail.com     Link to —>  Eken Park Resistance Letter Dear Community Leaders, In April, our neighborhood learned that we face a bleak future––one that will disproportionately impact those of us who are people of color, low […]

Janet Parker: Mayor Rhodes-Conway has taken the right stance on F-35s

The Cap Times  |  9 April 2020  |  Janet Parker, guest columnist The Air Force may make a decision on where to base the F-35 fighter planes as soon as this week. Last week, our City Council went on record with strong opposition to basing F-35s at Truax Field here in Madison. The vote to […]

F-35 jets aren’t worth the harm to residents — Darcy Haber

March 14, 2020  |  Wisconsin State Journal  |  Darcy Haber     The final Air Force Environmental Impact Statement admits that placing the F-35 fighter jets in Madison will have a significant negative and disproportionate impact on people of color and people with low income. Three of the five alternative locations would not have such […]

It’s Not a Done Deal – Don’t Ignore the Harm

All, Typical propaganda spread by the willfully ignorant not only in Madison, but in Michigan, too. The F-35s will be loud when they take off and land. But so are commercial aircraft. And commercial planes account for the vast majority of flights in and out of the airport. A single F-35 is roughly 4 times […]

Updated – Wild Warner: Advocates of Wildlife and Nature Oppose F-35’s in Madison

Wild Warner, Inc., is a 501.c.3 organization that advocates for the wildlife and natural spaces in Warner Park and our partner city and county parks; for public nature recreation; and for the promotion of nature education for children of all ages as well as the general public. We are opposed to the stationing of F-35 […]

Dr. Elizabeth Neary: If we care about children, we should oppose F-35s in Madison

The Cap Times  |  Halloween 2019  |  Dr. Elizabeth Neary   “As a pediatrician, I have dedicated my life to caring for children, which is why I am alarmed by the proposal to base F-35 military jets in our community. The Air Force concluded in its draft Environmental Impact Statement that locating the F-35s at […]