On the anniversary of the terrible bombing of Nagasaki…

Ban the Bomb rally at the legislative buildings, Victoria, BCBan the Bomb rally at the legislative buildings, Victoria, BC

My article on activism for nuclear disarmament “Canadian cities and citizens are demanding nuclear disarmament” was published with a different title in three newspapers today across Canada (Hamilton Spectator, Waterloo Record and Nova Scotia Chronicle Herald): www.thechronicleherald.ca/opinion/national-perspectives/tamara-lorincz-with-nuclear-risks-on-rise-canadians-must-fight-for-disarmament-339730/

I encourage you to read Alice Slater’s excellent, important article “Hiroshima Unlearned: Time to Tell the Truth About US Relations with Russia and Finally Ban the Bomb” if you haven’t already: www.counterpunch.org/2019/08/08/hiroshima-unlearned-time-to-tell-the-truth-about-us-relations-with-russia-and-finally-ban-the-bomb/

FYI International Dates: UN International Day for Peace (September 21), UN Climate Summit (September 23), UN Summit on SDGs (September 24-25), International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons (September 26), Global Network’s Keep Space for Peace (October 5-12: www.space4peace.org) and UN International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict (November 6)