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Climate Distruption and the U.S. Military

October 19, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Climate is the biggest challenge humanity has ever faced. Our house is on fire and the military is key to the ignition.

About this Event

The military is sacrosanct in this country. We’re taught to honor the military, even though it has played, and continues to play, an outsized role in our extinction. The military protects Big Oil and other extractive industries. It is the single largest institutional consumer of fossil fuels in the world. Military operations leave a toxic legacy on their bases and across the world. Wars ravage fragile ecosystems and kill plants, animals, people and the earth. Join us as we examine the nexus between “Climate Disruption and U.S. Militarism”.

We thank Chicago Area Peace Action (CAPA) and Grace Lutheran Church for making this event possible!


Veterans for Peace – Chicago
Chicago Area Peace Action


Grace Lutheran Church
1430 South Blvd
Evanston, IL 60202 United States
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