International Conference on New Nuclear Arms Race in TN

Register now at for Stop the New Nuclear Arms Race at Maryville College, May 22-25, 2020, a conference to build collaborative relationships with people around the globe working to …

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2020 MLK Parade

OREPA puppets take to the streets for the annual MLK parade in Knoxville!

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Stop the New Nuclear Arms Race — registration open!

Jan 21, 2020 No Comments ›› orepa

            OREPA is pleased to announce STOP THE NEW NUCLEAR ARMS RACE, an international conference aimed at building collaborative strategies to achieve our long-standing goal—the abolition of nuclear weapons from …

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OREPA asks judge to enforce her ruling

Oct 21, 2019 No Comments ›› orepa

Citizen Groups File Motion to Enforce Court Order Vacating NNSA Decision on Uranium Processing Facility Construction             Calling the National Nuclear Security Administration’s latest Record of Decision (Federal Register, October …

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Judge rules for OREPA, et al.

Sep 24, 2019 No Comments ›› orepa

Chief District Judge Pamela Reeves today issued a ruling in OREPA’s legal challenge to the UPF bomb plant. While she stopped short of requiring the National Nuclear Security Administration to …

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Y-12 Nuclear Weapons Plant “unsafe”

Aug 3, 2019 No Comments ›› orepa

Y-12 CRITICALITY SAFETY PROGRAM “INADEQUATE” SAFETY BOARD CITES SYSTEMIC PROBLEMS             One of the nation’s key nuclear weapons production facilities has been declared unsafe due to an “inadequate Criticality Safety …

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2019 Peacemakers

Mar 3, 2019 1 Comment ›› orepa

OREPA Coordinator Ralph Hutchison read the following dedication at the presentation of the 2019 Peacemaker Award celebration. Long before the creation of the #MeToo movement, the four women we honor …

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