From Oak Ridge to the United Nations

Apr 5, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

The Walk/Bike/Run from Oak Ridge, TN to the United Nations left Oak Ridge on Tuesday, March 31 and will arrive in New York City on April 25, in time for the opening of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty review. You can find more information about the Journey to a Nuclear Free Future and track their progress through …

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Oak Ridge to United Nations Journey Begins

Apr 2, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

Walkers, Bikers, Runners set out on Oak Ridge, Tennessee – New York City trek to Call Attention to US Weapons Plans on the eve of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty Review Conference   immediate release March 30, 2015   An international delegation of more than a dozen people will begin a 730 mile journey from the …

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UPF party dampened by OREPA protest

Mar 14, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

When you’ve worked for ten years and spent more than a billion and a half dollars and you STILL don’t have even a plan for your new bomb plan, let alone your new bomb plant, you celebrate small things. Very small things. In Oak Ridge, on Friday, March 13, the head of the National Nuclear …

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Plowshares appeal heard in Cincinnati

Mar 12, 2015 10 Comments ›› orepa

March 12, 1930, Ahmedabad, India. Mahatma Gandhi and a company of nonviolent satyagrahi set out from the Sabarmati ashram and began his march to Dandi where, twenty-four days later, he would make hold in his hands salt made from the ocean water and declare, “Here I ruin the British empire.”   It was an audacious …

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OREPA and Nuclear Watch New Mexico Join Forces to Demand Information

Mar 2, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

GROUPS JOIN TO DEMAND ANSWERS ABOUT BOMB PLANT PLANS   For immediate release: March 2, 2015 Contacts: Ralph Hutchison, Coordinator, 865.776.5050, orep@earthlink.net Jay Coghlan, Executive Director NWNM, 505.989.7342, jay@nukewatch.org   The Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance (Oak Ridge, TN) and Nuclear Watch New Mexico (Santa Fe, NM) today filed a Freedom of Information Act request …

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