Article 9

Rape of a Constitution

September 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sixty-eight years ago they gave peace and nobody listened. In 1947 a peace constitution was born, but nobody noticed. Sixty-eight years later, on September 19, 2015,  that constitution was systematically raped and nobody outside Japan cares. Such is the result of the dysfunctional world we …

Salute to Japan’s NGO No War Network

September 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action salutes Japan’s NGO No War Network for its principled struggle.   Article 9 is an inspiration to peace advocates in the United States and we hope Japan will preserve its peace constitution so that other countries may join it in renouncing war …

Please join Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice & the Environment for a commemoration of the nuclear attack on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the United States in 1945 – the first use of nuclear weapons by any country – that caused over …

An Article 9 for the US Constitution?

September 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

David Rothauser writes: Global Article 9 has invited me to participate in a 3 day conference in Osaka this October. They’ve asked me to show my Hibakusha  film and speak about  Article 9 on a global scale. The best I can do is talk about Article 9 …