Ex-Colonel Calls CEOs of Defense Contractors Predatory Capitalists and Arch-Criminals of Empire at War Crimes Tribunal
Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson is one of the chief witnesses at the Merchants of Death War Crimes Tribunal.
On December 8, 2023, CODEPINK and about 100 friends shut down a Lockheed Martin office in San Francisco’s financial district in observance of “International Shutdown for Palestine”.
On December 11, 2023 retired US Army Col. Ann Wright testified before the UN calling for a ceasefire in Gaza and Ukraine and condemned the merchants of death weapons makers who generate enormous profits from their products which needlessly kill tens of thousands of civilians.
Boeing CEO David Calhoun Made $22.5 Million in 2023 While Boeing’s Weapons Kill Civilians in Senseless U.S. Wars
Boeing CEO David Calhoun And Other Top Defense Contractor Executives Are Being Put on Trial by Citizen-Peace Group Holding Them Accountable for Their Crimes.
Plans are being made for a future event to be called The People’s Tribunal To Hold The U.S. Accountable For The Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Canadian Ministers Served Legal Notice of Intention to Prosecute for Aiding and Abetting Israeli War Crimes
On November 16, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly, National Revenue Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and Justice Minister Arif Virani were served notice of intention to seek prosecution.
On November 12, 2023 a group of peace activists convened a war crimes tribunal designed to hold Boeing and three other top defense contractors—Lockheed Martin, Raytheon and General Atomics—accountable for war crimes.
Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire sends a letter of support for the Tribunal.
Protests have been targeting the Arlington offices of military contractors amid the Israel-Hamas war.
Activists from across the country gathered outside of Raytheon’s office on November 8 to confront the war profiteer on its role in producing weapons that are causing extreme suffering and death to innocent children, women, and men around the world.