Our Immoral Tax Burden

it is

two and a half

minutes to midnight

Please join Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions and Physicians for Social Responsibility Los Angeles for a candlelight vigil in front of the Oxnard Post Office as we count down to midnight- the deadline for Americans to file their taxes, taxes that help pay billions of dollars annually for nuclear weapons that we can NEVER use lest we wish to bring about worldwide famine.

tuesday, April 18

8:57 to 11:57 pm

USPS Post Office in Oxnard, 1961 N. C Street, Oxnard

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has moved the Doomsday clock to 2 1/2 minutes to midnight… the closest it has been in its 70-year hsitory. The Clock has become a universally recognized indicator of the world’s vulnerability to catastrophe from nuclear weapons, climate change, and new technologies emerging in other domains.

Read Dr. Dodge’s Op-ed:  Tax Day:  The Nuclear Option

 https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/04/16/tax-day-nuclear-option

Total U.S. nuclear weapons programs expenditures for 2016 = $57.6 billion!

Calculate how much your community pays for nuclear weapons:

http://www.psr-la.org/nuclear-costs

 

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