Anti-Nuke RALLY, Sat., Oct 1, Noon-3:30pm NYC & National

From: Julie M.
Sent on: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 11:38 PM
Hi Cathy,
Can you please pass this around? Many thanks!
Save the Date! Pass the word. More info to come

Coalition Against Nukes Rally
Saturday October 1, 2011 in NYC -- FREE
and in cities across the US.

RALLY for America’s Nuclear Free Future

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011, Noon - 3:30 pm
Hudson River Park Pier 95
11th Ave @ W 55th St., NYC

Come to NYC, or plan your own action! The Orgs are great, but only PEOPLE POWER will win the day.
Hit the Streets! 
With: Friends of the Earth - Sierra Club NYC - Hudson River Sloop Clearwater - Helen Caldicott Foundation - NYPIRG -  Beyond Nuclear - Ralph Nader - Nuclear Age Peace Foundation - IPSEC - Time's Up - ECOFEST - Shut Down Indian Point Now - Westchester Citizens Awareness Network - Rock the Reactors - John Hall, and more!
Rallies are planned in California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia and Washington, and more to come! 
Earthquakes, Hurricanes, power failures.
Will we wait for our own Fukushima to wake up?
Dr. Helen Caldicott, Keynote
Dr. Caldicott is a pediatrician who has devoted the last 38 years to education about the health hazards of the nuclear age, the necessary changes in human behavior to stop environmental destruction, and is the co-founder of Physicians for Social Responsibility.


·         Brent Blackwelder, President Emeritus, Friends of the Earth   


·         Former US Congressman John Hall who served NY's 19th District, including the site of Indian Point.  


·         Harvey Wasserman anti-nuclear activist and author.


·         Kevin Kamps, radioactive waste expert at Beyond Nuclear and the Nuclear Information and Resource Service.


·         Karl Grossman, investigative journalist and professor of journalism at SUNY Old Westbury, author of six books on nuclear power and nuclear weapons.


·         Alice Slater, founder of Abolition 2000, a global network working for a treaty to ban the bomb and the elimination of nuclear power, and NY Director, Nuclear Age Peace Foundation and its UN representative

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