Sunday vigils

For the last twelve years”and counting”OREPA members have gathered on Sunday afternoon at 5:00pm at the gates of the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, TN to witness to peace at the entrance to a plant that plans for the destruction of the planet. We may be playing games, sharing readings, singing”each week is […]

Groups Join OREPA to Challenge Bomb Plant Plans

Seventeen organizations from across the nation and Tennessee have signed on to a letter to the Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration challenging the adequacy of the DOE/NNSA’s Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed new bomb plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.   The organizations, which collectively have tens of thousands of members, focus on the […]

OREPA Comments on Y12 Plans for New Bomb Plant

The Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance submitted formal comments on the Final Y12 Site-Wide Environmental Impact Statement on Friday, April 1 and supplemented the comments with an additional letter on Monday, April 4, after the publication of an article detailing seismic concerns about buildings currently being used at Y12 for the production of nuclear weapons […]

Youth Declaration: A Safer World Is Our Right

In preparation for the April 16, 2011 peace demonstration in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, the youth planning committee today released their declaration, A Safer World Is Our Right. The declaration lays claim to a future free of nuclear weapons and stands in opposition to the announcement of plans for a new nuclear weapons production facility in […]

March Newsletter

You can help stop the new bomb plant in Oak Ridge. Read how”and catch up on other OREPA news”in the March newsletter. March 11 nwsltr