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US Military in the Pacific

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022

8:00 PM EDT / 7:00 PM CDT / 6:00 PM MDT / 5:00 PM PDT

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Join the DSA International Committee and local anti-war activists from the Pacific region for a conference on opposing US militarization, expansionism, and imperialism in the Asia-Pacific. We will discuss the history and ongoing contemporary struggles against US military presence across the Pacific and the role of the 400+ bases and 300,000+ stationed troops the US controls across the region. Local organizers will detail their campaigns, strategies, and tactics for opposing militarization and growing the left anti-war/ anti-imperialist movement.

Panelists: SOUTH KOREA: Dae-Han Song, International Strategy Center JAPAN: Hinada Seishi, ZENKO Henoko Anti-Base Project PHILIPPINES: Sarah Raymundo, Bagong Alyansang Makabayan GUAM: Lisa Natividad, I Hagan Famalåo'an Guåhan HAWAII: Keoni DeFranco, O'ahu Water Protectors HISTORY: Mark Tseng-Putterman, "China and the American Lake"