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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 …

A Critical Time for Action

May 28, 2020 // 0 Comments

by Jerry Ross Today we face perhaps the gravest risks to peace since the run-up to either World Wars, and certainly as great a danger of nuclear holocaust as the darkest days of the Cold War. Yet too many people deny the reality of these …

by Richard Krushnic The enormously dangerous and expensive upgrading of the US nuclear triad is moving full steam ahead under the Trump Administration. The speed with which contracts are being awarded and work begun on new weapons systems will make it harder for any future …

Move the Nuclear Weapons (and fossil fuel) Money: Cutting nuclear weapons budgets. Ending investments in nuclear weapons & fossil fuels. Reallocating these to public health, climate protection and sustainable development.  International webinar, Tuesday April  21, 2020 Held in conjunction with the Global Days of Action …

The state legislature’s Committee on Public Service will hear testimony on two bills submitted by the Massachusetts Peace and Justice Network as part of the Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda: Nuclear Weapons Divestment and Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon.  The hearing will start at 11:00 am …

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 …

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