Why is the faith community concerned about drone warfare?
Are civilians protected in drone warfare?
What is the effect of drone warfare on drone operators?
What does it mean to say: “Kill one terrorist and create 10 more terrorists?”
Bishop Richard E. Pates, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Des Moines and former chair of the International Justice and Peace Committee of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops
Matt Hawthorne, Policy Director, National Religious Campaign Against Torture, Washington, DC
Rev. Dr. David Greenhaw, president, Eden Theological Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri
Michael McPhearson, national executive director of Veterans for Peace
Maryann Cusimano Love, professor of politics, Catholic University, Washington, DC
Two films produced by the Interfaith Network on
Drone Warfare for congregations will be screened
Registration is $20, or $10 for students/seniors.
We will break at midday for Dhuhr prayer for those who wish to pray. For those not observing the Ramadan fast, lunch will be provided
For more information, call 207-450-7242.
Co-sponsored by the Interfaith Network on Drone Warfare and Eden Seminary.