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19 years of peace vigils!

Nov 25, 2018 3 Comments ›› orepa

Every Sunday for 19 years, we have gathered at the gates of the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, TN, to be a persistent presence for peace. On November …

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International Peace Day

Aug 20, 2018 1 Comment ›› orepa

It was a community event for all ages when we gathered to celebrate International Peace Day at Union Avenue Books in Knoxville to fold 1,000 Cranes. 1,000 Cranes is an …

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Peace Lanterns remember Nagasaki

Aug 7, 2018 No Comments ›› orepa

The weather cleared, and the Peace Lantern ceremony went on in Knoxville. Japanese folks dancing was part of the evening’s activities.

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Nuclear Weapons are illegal

Aug 7, 2018 1 Comment ›› orepa

The message of the Yellow X banner hung on the fence surround the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, TN on August 4, 2018.

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Never Again! Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Jul 18, 2018 No Comments ›› orepa

Each August, even if only for a moment, the world pauses to remember and reflect on the destruction of the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan by the atomic bombs …

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