February 1st 2013
||12:00 pm - 1:30 pm |
| Admissions / Ticket information || Free and open to the public |
| Campus ||
| Location ||New York Room, Mary Woolley Hall |
| Title || The Reality of Drone Warfare |
| Sponsor ||Kuch Karo: Pakistani Students for Change |
Code Pink co-founder Medea Benjamin will speak on the issue of drone strikes (unmanned aerial vehicles) in northwest Pakistan launched by the US government as part of the War on Terror. These targeted strikes have killed hundred of innocent civilians including children. Medea will talk about her experience as an activist against drone strikes that brought her in direct contact with fellow activists, lawyers, academics, drone victims and their families. The event is free for public.