International Peace Day

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

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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THANK YOU!

Jul 13, 2017 No Comments ›› orepa

The intensive segment of our crowd-funding campaign was a great success—thanks to the more than 120 people who gave so far! We’re working until the end of July to raise …

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DEFINING MOMENT DONORS — JOIN THE CLUB!

Jun 12, 2017 2 Comments ›› orepa

Thanks to these great people for their contributions to the Defining Moment Legal Defense Fund to stop the UPF bomb plant. If you haven’t given yet, you can join them—every …

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Q & A on the UPF Lawsuit

Jun 11, 2017 1 Comment ›› orepa

A question and answer session with Ralph Hutchison, coordinator of the Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance   Q. Before we begin, can you give us a little background on how …

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Trump orders airstrike on Syria. What If?

Apr 6, 2017 No Comments ›› orepa

There was little warning. That is the nature of a surprise attack. Still, the reality that our country has carried out an act of war against another country isshocking. Knowing …

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Weapons Ban Treaty Conference Opens

Mar 27, 2017 No Comments ›› orepa

Inside, the nations of the world convened in the General Assembly Hall at the United Nations for the opening session of the conference to negotiate a legally binding ban on …

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