We are OREPA

Feb 12, 2015 2 Comments ›› orepa

Meet the Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance: click on the video to play:

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Defense asks court for immediate release of Transform Now Plowshares prisoners

May 15, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

  Everyone seemed to have the same question following the news that the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals had thrown out the sabotage charge against Michael Walli, Megan Rice and Greg Boertje-Obed and vacated the sentences on both the sabotage and the depredation charges. The court noted if the three had been sentenced only on …

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Youth challenge UPF bomb plant

May 5, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

A letter from OREPA’s Youth Action Planning Committee to the Uranium Processing Facility bomb plant project manager, John Eschenberg, presented a blunt and simple question: “We ask you directly: How can you think you have the power to bring us closer to nuclear war? The project you manage endangers the wellbeing of the entire world. …

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Young People Deliver a Call to Action

May 5, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

At the Action for Peace and Disarmament in Oak Ridge, TN, on Saturday, May 2, the next generation issued a powerful Call to Action to the gathered audience. “For seventy years, the world has lived with the fear of nuclear destruction,” reads the call. “We will not allow our children to be raid under that …

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Stand with youth demanding a nuclear free future!

Apr 28, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

May 2 at Bissell Park in Oak Ridge • 12:30pm (11:30 for youth)  

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Oak Ridge – United Nations trek nears destination

Apr 23, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

International Peace Journey from Oak Ridge to United Nations Nearing Destination East Tennesseans Travel to Join Walk/Bike/Run to New York City   On March 31, more than a dozen people left the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee on a 730 mile journey to the United Nations for the Nonproliferation Treaty review conference …

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