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The jury is now out in the Helicopter Gunship Ploughshares trial in Australia

category international | anti-war / imperialism | news report author Wednesday August 21, 2013 04:00author by Ciaron Report this post to the editors

YOUTUBE (3mins 35 secs) - "If I had a Hammer" by David Rovics
inspired by helicopter gunship ploughshares action undertaken by Graeme Dunstan & Bryan Law Talisman Sabre 2011 Trial began in August 19th 2013

Outside the court other brothers & sisters in jeopardy, for peace & justice sake, are held up Edward Snowden, Sarah Harrison, Julian Assange, Saeed Ohmagh, David Miranda, Namir,Glenn Greenwald, Bradley Manning.

The dead are evoked, Graeme Dunstan's ploughshares partner Bryan Law R.I.P. is remebered & all the victims of helicopter gunships from collateral murder of the innocents on the streets of Baghdad to Vietnam to Afghanistan to El Salvador to Guatamela to East Timor to Sri Lanka, the list of locations is endless.

This weapon system, by its very nature, is an idiscriminate killing machine. Dress it up in Hollywood,advertising spin & media hype, - call it Tiger, Black Hawk, Cobra., Call it Apache, & name it after empire's historic victims, it will never take the stench of massacre away.It has cut down working people & children from the paddy fields of Vietnam to downtown Mogadishu - name it whatever it is what it is .It needs to be truly named for what it is and it needs to be disarmed.

Thank you Bryan R.I.P. Thank you Graeme.
Thank you Bradley Manning facing sentence today.
For swords into ploughshares, the hammer has to fall.

Court Report from August 20th. where Collateral Murder footage was screened to the jury

BACKGROUND - Helicopter Gunship Ploughshares action 2011
& Trial of Graeme Dunstan concludes Wed August 21st 2013
Ciaron - Giuseppe Conlon Hiouse

author by Solidaritypublication date Wed Aug 21, 2013 12:32Report this post to the editors

Jury presently hung 10-2. Sent home by Judge. Resume Thurs. a.m. (Rocky, OZ time)


Latest: Jury divided. Asking how to proceed. Jury is given more time to try to reach a decision. Judge later sends Jury home to return tomorrow (Thursday) by which time we’ll have the Bradley Manning sentence and Collateral Murder will have hit the mainstream media headlines again. Jury currently divided 10 guilty: 2 not guilty


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