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All In! Preventing Nuclear War Means Defending Democracy

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American democracy is under siege. The November 2022 elections will be a harbinger of our democracy’s future and with it our country’s ability to make meaningful progress on so many important issues, including preventing nuclear war and abolishing nuclear weapons. Please join Back from the Brink for All [...]

Global Peace and Health Concert

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DONATE (Giving any amount makes you a SPONSOR) REGISTER (FREE) View Repertoire and Musicians Greater Boston PSR (GBPSR) and International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW) are pleased to host a very special fifth annual peace and health concert to address the twin existential [...]

Defuse Nuclear War: Livestream

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October 2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis — when the Soviet Union and U.S. engaged in a tense standoff over the installation of nuclear weapons in Cuba. It is widely considered the closest the two superpowers ever came to nuclear war… [...]

Ukraine War – Russia, China & the United States

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The Ukraine War has become increasingly dangerous with nuclear threats and the commitments being made for a long war. It has also deepened and accelerated the Russian-Chinese military and economic “partnership” with enormous consequences for the world, not least the increasingly confrontational U.S.-Chinese competition for [...]

Nuclear Weapons in the New Cold War: Daniel Ellsberg

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Our speaker, Daniel Ellsberg, will address the danger of nuclear weapons and opportunities for nuclear disarmament in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the New Cold War between the US, Russia, and China. He was one of the authors of the top-secret study," U.S. Decision-making in Vietnam, 1945-68," which [...]

Defuse Nuclear War: Rally at Congressional Offices

Malden, Quincy, Newton, Lowell and more

October 2022 marks the 60th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis — when the Soviet Union and U.S. engaged in a tense standoff over the installation of nuclear weapons in Cuba. It is widely considered the closest the two superpowers ever came to nuclear war… [...]

Scott Ritter on Ukraine, Russia, NATO, and Disarmament

Community Church of Boston 565 Boylston St, Boston

On Saturday, November 19, former UN weapons inspector and US Marine intelligence officer Scott Ritter will be joining us at 6pm Eastern Time at the Community Church of Boston, for a discussion about the conflict in Ukraine and his most recent book Disarmament in the [...]

From the Freeze to Back to the Brink

The Drake 44 N. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA

In the early 1980’s at the height of the Cold War, Western Massachusetts helped birth the Nuclear Weapons Freeze movement, a powerful grassroots campaign that played a major role in advancing the cause of nuclear arms control and disarmament — and preventing nuclear war. Today, [...]

Converging Crises & Collaborations to Fix Them!

Community Church of Boston 565 Boylston St, Boston

Join members of Extinction Rebellion Boston, XR Solidarity, Boston May Day Coalition, the Green-Rainbow Party, the Revolutionary Blackout Network, Boston Area Assange Defense, the Party for Socialism and Liberation Boston, Community Church of Boston and more for an afternoon of power-building, analysis and solidarity! The [...]

Rally to support the Nuclear Ban Treaty (TPNW)

Fresh Pond Parkway at the Fresh Pond Mall 545 Concord Ave, Cambridge, MA

Join the Raytheon/Nuclear Weapons Campaign to commemorate the 2nd anniversary of the TPNW’s signing into law.  Rally at Fresh Pond Shopping Center, Cambridge. The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) is the first legally binding international agreement to comprehensively prohibit nuclear weapons with [...]

Peace Vigil to celebrate the 2nd anniversary of the Nuclear Ban Treaty

Old Northampton Courthouse Gothic St & Main St, Northampton, MA

Two years ago, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons entered into force, giving nukes the same international status as chemical and biological weapons:  ILLEGAL and unacceptable. The USA should sign the treaty and start working with the other eight nuclear nations to disarm.  [...]

Vigil: It’s Time to Ban Nuclear Weapons

Greenfield Town Common Court Square, Greenfield, MA

Join members of Franklin County for Peace /Traprock with warm clothes and signs at the 11 am – noon Saturday standouts: January 22 marks the second anniversary of the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, a global lifeboat supported by 70% of the world’s [...]

2023 Doomsday Clock Announcement

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The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists will host a live virtual news conference at 10:00 a.m. EST/1500 GMT on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, to announce whether the time on the iconic Doomsday Clock will change. Watch the announcement live on the Bulletin's website or on its Facebook page. [...]