Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Tell Congress you won’t support phony chemicals policy reform -- only real, health-protective reform.
Time: 10:30 am - Noon
Location: 11th floor of the UN Church Center, 1st Ave & 44th St
Dr. Maureen McCue speaks in conjunction with the UN meeting on women's health and rights. Admission is free, and no UN pass is required. Other speakers include: Ms. Hiroko Goto, Professor of Chiba University School of Law, VP of Human Rights Network and Dr. Hisako Sakiyama, Former Senior Researcher in National Institute Radiological Sciences, Member of Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigative Commission.
Tell your Iowa state Senator and Representative that you oppose increased electricity bills for risky new reactors and urge them to vote against SF 390/HF 561!
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