Archive for the ‘Nuclear Weapons Ban’ Category

Help us stop the “Trillion Dollar Trainwreck”

Help us stop the “Trillion Dollar Trainwreck”

Help us stop the “Trillion Dollar Trainwreck” The United States plans to spend $1 trillion over the next 30 years to “modernize” all aspects of its nuclear arsenal: the bombs and warheads, the production facilities, the delivery systems, and command and control systems. These programs will create untold tons of additional radioactive waste, for which […]

Commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki – Aug. 12th 2012

Commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki – Aug. 12th 2012

Sunday, August 12, 2012 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Bronson Park, Downtown Kalamazoo Commemorating Hiroshima and Nagasaki Sponsored by KNOW on the 67th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  Please join us as we again gather for a moving and unifying event. Family friendly activities are planned. Children can make and launch […]

HIROSHIMA STORIES: COMMEMORATION, NORMALIZATION, AND ABOLITION

HIROSHIMA STORIES:  COMMEMORATION, NORMALIZATION, AND ABOLITION

By: Ron Kramer Stories are important. Stories frame events and help us interpret them. They provide a context within which we can understand and act in the world. Today I want to tell three brief stories concerning the atomic bombings of Japan in 1945 and the continuing nuclear threat they created. These are stories of […]

Nuclear Weapons Ban

Nuclear Weapons Ban

The use of nuclear weapons is unthinkable, the threat of using nuclear weapons is immoral, and the possession of nuclear weapons constitutes a reckless endangerment of life on earth. We believe the United States must renounce the use of nuclear weapons, and begin dismantling and destroying its nuclear arsenal, as well as all other weapons […]