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There are many films about the atomic bomb, the attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and the dangers we face from nuclear weapons.  The following is offered as a short list of films easily available through popular media channels which touch on basic information, personal stories …

Nuclear Priorities in the Pandemic Era

May 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

by Steve Gallant Where should we focus our activist energies as the COVID-19 pandemic kills hundreds of thousands, and the Trump administration threatens to tear up nuclear treaties and to restart nuclear testing? First, let’s assess the dangers and their timelines. COVID-19 has killed 300,000 …

Hiroshima-Nagasaki Peace Memorial 2019

August 9, 2019 // 0 Comments

Hiroshima-Nagasaki Week 2019 This year’s Hiroshima-Nagasaki Peace Memorial will be held on Friday, August 9th, 2019. It will be our 3rd year, and will be held at Sacred Heart Parish in Newton Centre, MA. The service starts @ 7:30pm. The program will feature: music, dance, theatre, visual arts, as well as …

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 is Hiroshima Day.  Seventy-four years ago, August 6th, the US ushered in the reality of atomic warfare with the annihilation of that city and 100,000 of its inhabitants. Given the grisly fact ours was the country that dropped the bomb, and …

“Paper Lanterns”

July 31, 2019 // 0 Comments

Hiroshima-Nagasaki Week 2019 Please join us as we welcome Peter Grilli (Co-Producer and President Emeritus of the Japan Society of Boston) and Barry Frechette (Director) for a screening of “PAPER LANTERNS”. “PAPER LANTERNS” tells the little-known story of the twelve American POWs who were killed …

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