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Anti-cluster bomb activists arrested for chaining themselves to Textron building

Anti-cluster bomb activists arrested for chaining themselves to Textron building

Peace activists chained themselves to Textron’s world headquarters in downtown Providence this morning, protesting the RI-based conglomerate’s role in supplying cluster bombs to Saudi Arabia. Police arrested three activists who chained themselves to Textron’s front doors. Pia Ward, Mark Baumer and Lee Stewart used bike locks to chain themselves to Textron’s front entrances. They were […]