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Boston Remembers Hiroshima and Nagasaki
August 6, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
As part of our series of events to remember the seventieth anniversary of the bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki, MAPA is holding a commemorative event in the Copley Square area of Boston.
Assemble at First Church of Boston, 66 Marlborough St (corner of Berkeley) – Procession through Public Garden – Dance, Music, Information at Copley Square
Leverett Peace Pagoda walkers
Songs by Anne Goodwin and Janet Connerney
Koto by Akino and Yoshino Watanabe
Soran Bushi dancers, Showa Institute
Rev. Herb Taylor, Harvard-Epworth Methodist Church
Elaine Scarry, Harvard, author Thermonuclear Monarchy
Rashin Khosravibavandpouri, Iranian-born journalist
David Rothauser, Memory Productions
Peter Moyer, Physicians for Social Responsibility
Guntram Mueller, Boston Downwinders
City Council Resolution
No more Hiroshimas!
No more Nagasakis!
70 Years – Never Again!
Abolish Nuclear Weapons!
Yes to the Iran nuclear agreement!
Stop Modernizing US Nuclear Weapons!
For Peace and Justice!
We hope to see you there!