Robert Del Tredici - At Work in the Fields of the Bomb
98. A Woman of Greenham Common
... is arrested by British police. She was on of 3,000 women who surrounded the Greenham common Cruise Missile Base and but down half of its 9-mile chan-link fence. For five years, women have maintained a presence at the gates of Greenham common to protest the establishment of American Cruise missiles in England and to register their concern about the genocidal nature of the arms race. RAF Greenham common, Newbury, England. October 29, 1983.
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