Nuclear Disarmament

Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor

In support of ICAN, Norwegian People’s Aid is now establishing the Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor, which will be a de facto monitoring regime for the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW). The Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor will measure progress related to signature, ratification, entry into force and universalization of the TPNW. It […]

Tax Day Rally

Tax Day Rally

Each April, Dr. Bob Dodge, President of PSR-LA’s Board and co-founder of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions, calculates the cost of nuclear weapons programs to our communities. The current estimate of this year’s Ventura County tax bill for nuclear weapons is $189 million. On Tuesday,  April 17 Please join us and gather on the corner of […]

To Eliminate Nuclear Weapons:  Don't Bank on the Bomb

To Eliminate Nuclear Weapons: Don’t Bank on the Bomb

Just as in the recent outcry regarding the financing of the NRA, so to it must be for the companies that fund, develop and manufacture nuclear weapons Ultimately, nuclear weapons will be abolished. They will either be abolished through the means outlined in the “Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons” and by divesting from […]

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Congratulations to ICAN! http://www.icanw.org/ Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions is proud to be a partner organization. Photo from the recent United Nations convention for a treaty banning nuclear weapons.  Dr. Dodge on the left side in this image holding the sign in the back and Kristin is over to the right in the back row. Statement […]

November Meeting:  All Things Nuclear

November Meeting: All Things Nuclear

Sunday, November  5,  2017, 3-:00 – 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room Dr. Dodge will present updates on all things nuclear. He will cover the topics of nuclear arsenals and war to the United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7, 2017 and the awarding of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize […]

August Meeting:  The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

August Meeting: The End of the Nuclear Weapons Age

Sunday, August 6, 2017,  3-:00 – 5:00  p.m. E.P. Foster Library, Topping Room On the 72nd anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima as we again reflect ed on this history, and discussed the July 7, 2017 United Nations’ Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty which has now made all nuclear weapons illegal.   On July 7 at […]

The Golden Rule sails into Channel Islands Harbor

The Golden Rule sails into Channel Islands Harbor

 The non-profit organization, Veterans for Peace, has recovered and restored the original peace boat, the Golden Rule, that set sail in 1958 to stop nuclear testing in the atmosphere, and which inspired many peace makers and peace ships that followed. The restored VFP Golden Rule is voyaging once more to show that a nuclear peace […]

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7,  2017

United Nations Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons adopted on July 7, 2017

By resolution 71/258, the General Assembly decided to convene in 2017 a United Nations conference to negotiate a legally binding instrument to prohibit nuclear weapons, leading towards their total elimination. The Assembly encouraged all Member States to participate in the Conference,  convened in New York, under the rules of procedure of the General Assembly, with […]

Our Immoral Tax Burden

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 […]

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 […]