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With Hiroshima Eyes: Toward a Nuclear Weapons Free World

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 7:00pm

Joseph Gerson Talk

Talk by AFSC Disarmament Coordinator, Joseph Gerson

Join us for a talk by Dr. Joseph Gerson.


Dr. Joseph Gerson is the American Friends Service Committee’s Disarmament Coordinator. He has recently returned from the World Conference Against Atomic and Hydrogen Weapons in Hiroshima and Nagasaki and the NATO Counter Summit in Cardiff, Wales. He is currently coordinating U.S. and international NGO planning for the 2015 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review.


This event is sponsored by Remembering Hiroshima, Imagining Peace.

Peace Fellow Surprised by Personal Growth

[AFSC Peace Fellows Krista Goodman and Kat Olsen Flaate have been active working on peace campaigns at Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. During the past quarter, Krista and Kat have continued a Social Awareness Film Festival (including Lost Boys of Sudan, Trouble the Waters, Promises and other films). They have worked through “Students for Social Change” and partnered with other campus groups. Below, Krista shares some of what she's learned.]

Park University Students Come Together for Peace

Park University peace work is described in this March 4, 2011 article.

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