nuclear disarmament

The distinguished Catholic scholar Fr. Bryan Hehir will present a talk on a Catholic approach to nuclear disarmament.  Organizing meeting for the Peace & Planet mobilization in New York City, April 26, 2015.   Hehir is Parker Gilbert Montgomery Professor of the Practice of Religion and …

“[T]he alternative to disarmament […] may very well be a civilization plunged into the abyss of annihilation”.                        –Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1968 Download the MLK Day Peace + Planet Flyer.  Attend an MLK Day event …

Newton City Council passed a resolution calling for nuclear disarmament on January 5th, 2015 with 14 Yeas and 7 Nays.  Download a printable copy here.   CITY OF NEWTON IN BOARD OF ALDERMEN January 5, 2015 RESOLUTION CALLING FOR CONSTRUCTIVE GOOD FAITH U.S. PARTICIPATION IN …

Cambridge City Council unanimously approved an anti-nuclear weapon resolution, aiding the national and international initiative of Mayors for Peace on January 5, 2015 and was introduced by Councillors Dennis Carlone, Denise Simmons, and Nadeem Mazen. Download a printable copy here.   MAYORS FOR PEACE POLICY ORDER RESOLUTION WHEREAS …

Iran, the Bomb, and Nuclear Disarmament

September 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

Understanding the Call to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons In November 2013, the UN Disarmament Committee passed a resolution establishing the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons.  This event is held in answer to that call. Jim Walsh is a Research Associate in MIT’s …

Report from Nayarit Conference

February 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

by Ray Acheson, Beatrice Fihn, and Katherine Harrison* originally posted on Reaching Critical Will   Momentum for a ban   “Nayarit is a point of no return,” concluded the Chair of the Second Conference on the Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons, held from 13–14 February in …

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