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Nuclear Weapons, Race, and Justice in the Trump Era with Vincent Intondi

Thu February 16, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST

Vincent Intondi

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Nuclear Weapons, Race, and Justice in the Trump Era

Please join the Union of Concerned Scientists for an important discussion with Dr. Vincent Intondi, author of African Americans Against the Bomb, on the intersection of US nuclear weapons policy and the fight for racial equality.

Nuclear Weapons, Race, and Justice in the Trump Era
Date: Thursday, February 16
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m. EST (light refreshments & reception after program)
Location: Boston Public Library (Commonwealth Salon), 700 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116

Presenters:

  • Vincent J. Intondi – Associate Professor of African American History and director of the Institute for Race, Justice, and Community Engagement at Montgomery College. Director of Research at the Nuclear Studies Institute of the American University in Washington, D.C.
  • Sean Meyer – manager of strategic campaigns, Global Security Program, Union of Concerned Scientists

The presenters will discuss: the intersection of US nuclear weapons policy, race, and racism; the prospects for a dangerous new global nuclear arms race and the dangers posed by a Trump presidency; and why communities of color and other citizens concerned with social and racial justice can and should be engaged with the issue of nuclear weapons.

Please RSVP today and join us on February 16 for this discussion.

Venue

Boston Public Library
Dartmouth Street side
Boston,02115
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