SF Bay Area

Funding Violence: How the U.S. War Machine Works

When:
October 21, 2021 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
2021-10-21T14:00:00-07:00
2021-10-21T15:00:00-07:00

In this workshop, we will research both Pentagon spending and US military aid. We will explore Department of Defense websites to investigate the hows of the US’ funding of violence abroad.
Khury Petersen-Smith is the Michael Ratner Middle East Fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies. He researches the War on Terror, Israeli apartheid and US support for it, the Palestinian freedom struggle, and the militarization of borders.

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Zoom

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Danaka · danaka@codepink.org

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