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For the 30th year, the Hiroshima-Nagasaki Commemoration Committee will remember the atomic bombings of Japan on August 6 & 9, 1945, which killed more than 200,000 people. Other organizations involved in the commemorations are Baltimore Quaker Peace and Justice Committee of Homewood and Stony Run Meetings, Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, Crabshell Alliance and Pledge of Resistance-Baltimore.
HIROSHIMA COMMEMORATION on Wednesday, August 6, 2013 at 33rd & N. Charles Streets
5:30 PM Demonstrate against Johns Hopkins University’s weapons contracts, including research on killer drones, commemorate the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, and remember the nuclear energy disaster at Fukushima, Japan.
6:30 PM March to the Bufano Sculpture Garden on John Hopkins University Homewood campus Friends Meeting, 3107 N. Charles Street. Hibakusha guests, Mr. Toshiyuki Mimaki, Hiroshima Hibakusha, and Ms. Fumie Kakita, Nagasaki second-generation Hibakusha, will elaborate on their experiences with the atomic bombings.
8 PM Enjoy dinner at Niwana Restaurant, 3 E. 33rd Street, with our Japanese guests.
HIROSHIMA-NAGASAKI COMMEMORATION COMMITTEE
325 East 25th St., Baltimore, MD 21218 Ph: 410-366-1637 Email: mobuszewski [at] verizon.net