Posted on October 30, 2012 by Disarm Now Plowshares
The three Holy Taggers of the Transform Now Plowshares – Greg, Megan and Michael – recently released evidence photos that make clear the real issues behind their July 28th Plowshares action at Y-12. These three people of flesh and blood approached the fortress where uranium intended for nuclear weapons is stored. They brought with them their blood, hammers, spray paint and crime scene tape. They symbolically chipped away at the abomination that humans have made. They poured out their own blood – that others may live. Their holy graffiti is a clear message to the powers and principalities to repent, and turn away from the machinations of death making; choose life! And of course the CRIME SCENE tape reminds us that the real crime here is the U.S. Goernment’s threat or use of nuclear weapons. (more…)
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Posted on July 28, 2012 by Disarm Now Plowshares
Editor’s Note: Thanks to Ellen Barfield for this narrative. We will continue to post information and updates on transform Now Plowshares here at Disarm Now Plowshares Blog.
28 July 2012.
Michael R. Walli (63), Megan Rice shcj (82), Greg Boertje-Obed, (57), succeeded in a disarmament action at the Oak Ridge Y-12 Nuclear facility before dawn.
Calling themselves Transform Now Plowshares they hammered on the cornerstone of the newly built Highly-Enriched Uranium Manufacturing Facility (HEUMF), splashed human blood and left four spray painted tags on the recent construction which read: “Woe to the empire of blood; The fruit of justice is peace; Work for peace not for war; and Plowshares please Isaiah.” (more…)
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