Teach in: Why Hiroshima and Nagasaki Still Matter

Start: Saturday, February 15, 202010:00 AM

End: Saturday, February 15, 2020 2:00 PM

The teach-in will feature a keynote address by Professor Peter Kuznick, Director of the American University Nuclear Studies Institute, author of Rethinking Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Japanese and American Perspectives and The Untold History of the United States (with Oliver Stone).

Joining Professor Kuznick will be Michele & Rick Tingling-Clemmons, Gray Panthers Jean Athey, Peace Action, Paul Pumphrey, Black Alliance for Peace, Linda Pentz Gunter, Beyond Nuclear, Marie Dennis, Pax Christi International , Allen Hester, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Mel Hardy, All Souls Church, Paul Magno, Plowshares.

This teach-in is intended for both activists and the general public. There will be space for questions and comments from the audience. A light lunch will be served . Following the panel discussions there will be breakout sessions covering the (Nuclear Nonproliferation Conference and Disarmament Rally in NYC (April 24-26), the August 75th anniversary events; The Ribbon Campaign (August 1 in NYC & August 8 in DC); and a workshop on Social Media Organizing.