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Growing Nuclear Risks in a Changing World: New Thinking and Movement Building

May 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Growing Nuclear Risks

During the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Preparatory Committee at the U.N., a group of organizations will hold a conference to help our peace movements understand and address the world disorder that is emerging now that the Post-Cold War era is over. 

Plenary speakers include

Daniel Ellsberg – Former senior U.S. nuclear war and military planner

Karlene Griffiths Sekou – Movement for Black Lives

Achin Vanaik – Coalition for Nuclear Disarmament and Peace (India)

Oleg Bodrov – Coalition Clean Baltic (Russia)

Reiner Braun – International Peace Bureau (Germany)

Jackie Cabasso – Western States Legal Foundation 

Marcia Campos – Western States Legal Foundation 

Reese Chenault – U.S. Labor Against the War

Arielle Denis – International Peace Bureau (France)

Sharon Dolev – Israeli Disarmament Movement (Israel)

Joseph Gerson – Campaign for Peace, Disarmament and Common Security; American Friends Service Committee

Andreas Gunther – Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (Germany)

Boris Kagarlitsky – Institute for Globalization Studies and Social Movements (Russia)

Sueichi Kido – Japan Confederation of A- & H- Bomb Sufferers Organizations (Nihon Hidankyo) (Japan)

Andrew Lichterman – Western States Legal Foundation

Emily Rubino – Peace Action New York State

Lee Taeho – People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (Republic of Korea)

Yayoi Tsuchida – Japan Council Against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs (Japan)

Initiators: American Friends Service Committee ~ Campaign for Peace, Disarmament and Common Security ~ International Peace Bureau ~ Peace Action (National, New York and New Jersey) ~ Peace and Planet ~ Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung ~ International Trade Union Confederation

For more information: Joseph Gerson  E-mail: Phone: 617-661-6134


May 4, 2019
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Campaign for Peace, Disarmament and Common Security


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