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Remember Fukushima: In Memory of Paula Sharaga

March 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

On Monday, March 11, at noon, Boston Downwinders will hold an event to commemorate the 8th anniversary of the Fukushima triple disaster. This event will also serve to honor the memory of longtime activist, Paula Sharaga, who died last week in a tragic bicycle accident. …

Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War

May 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

The growing hostility between the US and Russia, North Korea and Iran makes it more urgent to reduce the risk of nuclear war, as do plans to spend a trillion dollars replacing US nuclear weapons by new ones more suited for first-strike. Nuclear war can …

“Command and Control” Screening & Discussion

December 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

Did you know that we almost blew up Arkansas? Based on the bestseller by Eric Schlosser, a new documentary called Command and Control tells the true story of how, yes, we nearly blew up Arkansas, down to the minute, and while the incident itself took place …