Nuclear Warfare, the Environment, and Sailing for Peace
June 26, 2017
San Francisco, California
Time: Reception at 6:00 PM, Program at 7:00 PM
Location: San Francisco War Memorial-Veterans Building, 401 Van Ness Ave #206
Admission: $15 suggested donation, no one turned away
Robert Gould, M.D.
Dr. Gould is President of the San Francisco-Bay Area Chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR), Director of Health Professional Outreach and Education for the UCSF Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, and Chairperson of the Peace Caucus of the American Public Health Association. Dr. Gould will talk about the Humanitarian Costs of Nuclear War, "Modernizing" the U.S. Nuclear Arsenal, and the United Nations Nuclear Weapons Ban.
Mary Sweeters is a Climate and Energy Campaigner with Greenpeace USA. She works to fight the undue influence of the oil industry in solidarity with communities affected by oil extraction, pollution, and climate change, and to advocate for a just transition to a clean energy economy. Ms. Sweeters will talk about Greenpeace, inspired by the Golden Rule, and her work in Climate and Energy.
VFP Golden Rule Project
The historic Golden Rule peace boat is in San Francisco Bay, sailing in support of the UN Treaty to Ban Nuclear Weapons. Learn about the amazing history of the Golden Rule and its mission to avoid the very real possibility of nuclear war.
For more information, contact Helen Jaccard (206) 992-6364 or Jean Morris (707) 291-5751
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