The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), the non-partisan association of America’s big cities, on June 23, 2014 unanimously adopted a sweeping new resolution Calling for Constructive Good Faith U.S. Participation in International Nuclear Disarmament Forums at its 82nd annual meeting in Dallas, Texas. According to USCM President Kevin Johnson, Mayor of Sacramento, California, “These resolutions, […]
Sixty-nine years ago this Tuesday, the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, killing 80-140 thousand people immediately. Three days later on August 9th, a second U.S. nuclear bomb was dropped over Nagasaki. From that week to the present moment the world has been held hostage to the insane threat and potential annihilation by these […]
Our world changed forever August 6, 1945, the day that the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, Japan, followed by Nagasaki on August 9. The repercussions and lessons of these bombings at the end of World War II, which resulted in the deaths of more than 200,000 people in the months that followed, are […]
Sadako Peace Day Is August 6 The Nuclear Age Peace Foundation’s 19th Annual Sadako Peace Day will take place on Tuesday, August 6 at 6:00 p.m. at La Casa de Maria Retreat Center in Montecito, California. The keynote speaker will be Dr. Bob Dodge, a NAPF Board member and founder of Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions. […]
Sign the petition and join Global Zero in calling for the elimination of nuclear weapons. As April 15, Tax Day, approaches, you can calculate the costs of nuclear weapons to you and your community. Read Dr. Dodge’s current piece in Common Dreams: The Promise of Prague, Self-Assured Destruction and Taxes.