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Helen Caldicott: Facing Our Nuclear Responsibilities

September 20, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In honor of 9/21/14 International Day of Peace, The Newton Dialogues on Peace and War invites you to 

Facing Our Nuclear Responsibilities

Date: Saturday, SEPT. 20, 2014

Time: 2:00– 4:00pm

Location: NEWTON CITY HALL – War Memorial Auditorium (1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton 02459)

Speaker: Dr. Helen Caldicott

Renowned Activist, Nobel Peace Prize Nominee, Founder of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR)
and Women’s Action for Nuclear Disarmament (WAND), Author “The New Nuclear Danger”, “Nuclear Power is Not the Answer”

Followed by Two Panelists

Panelist: Guntram Mueller, Board Chairman, Mass. Peace Action

Our nuclear arsenals and their costs; Status of the Nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty and other international efforts

Panelist: Diane Turco, co-founder of Cape Downwinders, Pilgrim Coalition Steering Committee 

Nuclear power: waste fuel issue, the environment, status of the Pilgrim Plant

Newton is a Mayors for Peace City


Moderator: Beverly Droz, Past National President, WAND

Questions & Answer session from the Audience 

Co-Sponsors will set up literature tables and actions at this event. 

Co-sponsors partial listing:

20/20 Action, Arlington United for Peace & Justice, Cambridge for Peace & Justice, Cape Codders for Peace & Justice, Cape Downwinders, Coalition for a Strong United Nations, Green Decade/Newton, Massachusetts Peace Action, Merrimack Valley People for Peace, On Behalf of Planet Earth, Pilgrim Coalition, Veterans for Peace/Smedley D. Butler Brigade, Women’s Action for New directions, Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom- Boston Branch

Details

Date:
September 20, 2014
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Organizer

Newton Dialogues on Peace and War
Email:
ntndlg@comcast.net
Website:
http://www.newtondialog.org/

Venue

Newton City Hall
1000 Commonwealth Ave
Newton, MA 02459 United States
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