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Blue Mountains Peace Collective: Picnic for Peace – 21st April 2024

An Earth Day Picnic for Peace was organised by the Blue Mountains Peace Collective on Sunday 21st April 2024.

Held at Wilson Park in Wentworth Falls, the event attracted around 50 people and featured a teach-in and launch of a brochure entitled ‘War Costs the Climate’.

Confronting the threats of war and ending the AUKUS security pact were identified as essential to combating the climate emergency.

Additional topics highlighted during the event included:

– the high greenhouse gas emissions generated by the world’s militaries with Australia and its AUKUS partners, the U.K. and the U.S., being among the worse polluters  Continue reading Blue Mountains Peace Collective: Picnic for Peace – 21st April 2024