From my friends at the Campaign For Accountability of American Bases, who’ve been protesting the NSA Menwith Hill facility grabbing electronic data from all of Europe over the past 20+ years. They could have told us the US was behaving badly (i.e., spying on us for no good reason), but we weren’t paying attention.
Join the annual Independence FROM America demonstration at NSA Menwith Hill, N. Yorkshire organised by the Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases (CAAB).
Speakers to include Salma Yaqoob, Andy Worthington, Martin Wainwright, Mizan the Poet. Food provided by the 1 in 12 cafe.
4th July Special Event
Time: 5pm – 9pm
Place: Meet at gates of NSA Menwith Hill, near Harrogate North Yorkshire HG3 2RF
Contact: 01423 884 076 or 07949 897 904
NSA Menwith Hill is the largest US intelligence gathering and surveillance base outside the US. It is secret, unaccountable and out of control of the UK government. Not only run by the National Security Agency of America, there is a contingent of GCHQ personnel present at this base, and it operates the ECHELON system. The base spies on you. Other very concerning roles are that it is involved with intelligence-led warfare eg DRONES and is…
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