Webinar: Obstacles to Nuclear Abolition: Telling the Truth About the Relationship between the US and Russia

Start: Sunday, September 20, 2020 6:00 PM

End: Sunday, September 20, 2020 7:30 PM

Location:Webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMvc-mrqD0jGdXLDyRhdBLjTlHBYQN11V9a?_x_zm_rtaid=VZwHQxwQQt-poFgVs8ixEA.1599684823099.da8b60ec255a877b5bc59239ff04f893&_x_zm_rhtaid=314123 Main St., Chicago, IL 60631

Host Contact Info: VT WILPF GATHERING

Obstacles to Nuclear Abolition: Telling the Truth About the Relationship between the US and Russia

As a member of the Lawyers Alliance for Nuclear Arms Control, Alice Slater travelled to Russia and China on numerous delegations engaged in ending the arms race and banning the bomb. She serves on the Board of World BEYOND War and is a UN NGO Representative of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation.  She is on the Board of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space, the Global Council of Abolition 2000, and the Advisory Board of Nuclear Ban-US, supporting the mission of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, which won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize for its work in realizing the successful UN negotiations for a Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons.

Alice began her long quest for peace on earth as a suburban housewife, when she organized Eugene McCarthy’s presidential challenge to Johnson’s illegal war in Vietnam in her local community.   She is a member of the NYC Bar Association and served on the People’s Climate Committee-NYC,  working for 100% Green Energy by 2030 . She has written numerous articles and op-eds, with frequent appearances on local and national media. She is also a member of Womens International League for Peace and Freedom, US Section.

Sep 20, 2020 06:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)