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Ban the Bomb! Celebrating Sister Megan Rice’s Activism, In support of the Women’s March to Ban the Bomb: NYC

June 11, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Sister Megan Rice with her two associates in the Oak Ridge action
  • Film, Dr. Ira Helfand, MD, Chair, Security Committee, Physicians for Social Responsibility: The increasing threat of nuclear weapons.
  • Subrata Ghoshroy, MIT research affilliate and frequent contributor to Bulletin of Atomic Scientists: The current state of nuclear disarmament negotiations.
  • Joan Ecklein, WILPF, Boston organizer of The Women’s March to Ban the Bomb, NYC: Why we should support the UN Nuclear Disarmament negotiations by marching in NYC, June 17.
  • Patricia McSweeney: on Plowshares actions and introducing her long time friend, Sister Megan
  • Meet Sister Megan Rice, and converse with her.
  • Joseph Gerson, AFSC: In closing:  Nuclear Disarmament, its necessity, and what forms can our activism take?

1) March in NYC on June 17, Bus information above.

2) Sign a petition to Congressman Joe Kennedy

3) Join a group, sign up sheets available.

Sponsored by Brookline PeaceWorks, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Massachusetts Peace Action, PAX Christi, and Greater Boston Physicians for Social Responsibility.

— More info: Amy Hendrickson, 617  738-8029 amyh@texnology.com

Venue

All Saints Parish
1773 Beacon St
Brookline, MA 02445 United States
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