Nuclear Disarmament

Lines of Flight:  An Atomic Memoir

Lines of Flight: An Atomic Memoir

A Conversation with  Toronto-based activist Julie Salverson at Bank of Books, 748 E. Main Street, Ventura Saturday, March 25, 3:00 to 5:00 pm H0sted by Bartimaeus Coopertive Ministries When Julie Salverson discovers a link between Canada’s north and the atomic bombs that fell on Japan, she starts a ten-year journey that connects uranium, radiation, trauma […]

Ploughshares Petition:  Take Nuclear Missiles Off Hair-Trigger Alert

Ploughshares Petition: Take Nuclear Missiles Off Hair-Trigger Alert

Sign the petition here: https://www.change.org/p/president-obama-keep-trump-s-finger-off-the-button Taking nuclear weapons off high alert would not impede our country’s ability to defend itself. We could still respond to an attack. But it would buy time for the president to consult with Congress and other leaders and for cooler heads to prevail. We should not rush into a decision […]

The Treaty of Tlatelolco: Giving Thanks to Our Latin American Neighbors Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

The Treaty of Tlatelolco: Giving Thanks to Our Latin American Neighbors Toward a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

Americans gathered around their Thanksgiving tables last week reflecting on what they were thankful for this past year. There was the potential for much angst after a year with significant division in our nation often emphasizing differences and talk of building walls to separate us from our neighbors. In contrast, at our table we gave […]

August Meeting:  Annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration

August Meeting: Annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration

Sunday, August 7, 2016 3-:00 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room  71 years after Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the world remains threatened every moment of every day with nuclear catastrophe.  Dr. Robert Dodge will review the current state of nuclear weapons abolition and disarmament and the great hope that lies therein. A walk to Plaza […]

Don't Bank on the Bomb

Don’t Bank on the Bomb

Physicians for Social Responsibility calls on banks to stop investing in nuclear weapons. www.dontbankonthebomb.com For pdf of this flyer, go to http://www.psr.org/assets/pdfs/dont-bank-on-the-bomb.pdf  

22nd Annual Sadako Peace Day Ceremony

22nd Annual Sadako Peace Day Ceremony

Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki: A Candlelight Vigil for Peace and Global Nuclear Disarmament

Tuesday, August 9  7:00pm (until 8:00pm) At the late Paul Conrad’s unique and creative ‘Chain Reaction’ landmarked 26-foot-tall nuclear mushroom cloud peace sculpture and warning monument located in the Santa Monica Civic Center (1800 block of Main Street just north of Pico Blvd.). Free to the public. Parking available at City surface lot next to Chain […]

Awakening American Citizens to Nuclear Dangers

Awakening American Citizens to Nuclear Dangers

Please join  leaders of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation as they discuss political responsibility in the Nuclear Age, how nuclear weapons affect Santa Barbara and the implications of the U.S. plan to spend $1 trillion modernizing its nuclear arsenal over the next three decades. FAULKNER GALLERY Santa Barbara Public Library 40 E Anapamu Street Santa […]

Earth Charter Film Festival

Earth Charter Film Festival

Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions presents its third Earth Charter Film Festival as a prelude to its 2015 Earth Charter Community Summit, co­sponsored by the Ventura College International Studies Program. Each film exemplifies principles of the Earth Charter. Sunday, October 4,  2015 E.P. Foster Library Topping Room Admission FREE. To exemplify the principle of Ecological Integrity: […]

Never Again – Hiroshima 70th Anniversary Vigil – Aug. 5

  Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Renewing Our Commitment to a Nuclear Weapons Free Future DATE: Wednesday, August 5 TIME: 4 pm sharp. A moment of silence will be observed at 4:15 pm, the exact time the first bomb was dropped over Hiroshima (8:15 am August 6 in Japan local time). LOCATION: Chain Reaction peace […]