Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
We shouldn’t be exposed to dangerous chemicals from food containers. Tell the Food and Drug Administration to withdraw its approvals of thirty ortho-phthalates as additives in food contact articles.
Come to Kansas City, Missouri to support opposition to the new nuclear weapons plant proposed to be build.
August 7 is our last chance to reach people while they're voting -- and those that vote in this high-turnout state-wide primary election are exceedingly likely to be voting in November.
This coincides nicely with the annual Hiroshima-Nagasaki anniversaries, a high point for nuclear weapons protest. If you come to Kansas City for the three-day event, you’ll be commemorating those tragedies in the best possible way – taking effective action to say: never again!
If you want to come participate in just part of the action, that would also be quite welcome; the election day is the most important day to have a large number of leafletters.
Schedule of Events:
6:30 PM – PeaceWorks of Kansas City holds its long-standing annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Remembrance in Loose Park, 51st & Wornall, including candles floating in the river. Potluck – 6:30, Commemoration – 7:30.
The Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games coincides with the exact anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima. Ask the President of the Olympic Committee to commemorate Hiroshima with a minute of silence during the Ceremony.
To speed up action on disarmament, the Republic of Marshall Islands filed suit against all nine nuclear weapons states. Sign our petition to support this tiny but brave nation!