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Climate Emergency and Nuclear War – CANCELLED
April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
This event has been cancelled.
Climate Emergency and Nuclear War:
What are the connections? What is to be done?
A panel discussion and community gathering featuring:
· Ira Helfand, MD, Co-president of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, member Steering Group of International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
· Michael Klare, PhD, Senior Visiting Fellow, Arms Control Association, Washington, D.C. Professor Emeritus, Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies
· Marty Nathan, MD, Family physician at Brightwood Health Center, Springfield, Co-founder of Climate Action Now and Springfield Climate Justice Coalition
· Laura Reed, PhD, Professor, University of Massachusetts—researching and organizing on the threat of weapons of mass destruction and disarmament
Join this vital conversation exploring the intersections of the climate crisis and the threat of nuclear war and what we can do to address it.
Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence, Physicians for Social Responsibility/Pioneer Valley, Working Group to Prevent Nuclear War, Sojourner Truth School for Social Change Leadership, The Resistance Center, American Friends of the Palestinian House of Friendship, Climate Action Now Western Mass, Earth Action, 2Degrees@GreenNeighbors.Earth, Haydenville Congregational Church, Traprock Center for Peace and Justice, Peace and Justice Team of First Churches of Northampton, Peace Development Fund.
Event is free and open to the public.
The building is wheelchair accessible and there will be sign-language interpretation provided.
For other questions or accommodation requests please contact:
Brennan Tierney (Brennan@peacefund.org).