Transform Now Plowshares Sentencing

Michael Walli, Megan Rice and Greg Boertje-Obed will appear in federal court in Knoxville, Tennessee to be sentenced by Judge Amul Thapar for their July 28, 2012 Transform Now Plowshares action. Convicted in May 2013 by a jury of charges including depredation of property and sabotage, the court will hear testimony from Bishop Tom Gumbleton, […]

Celebration of Hope

Join us on the eve of the Transform Now Plowshares sentencing for a Celebration of Hope featuring Bishop Tom Gumbleton. Evening begins at 6:00pm with a potluck dinner Program begins at 7:15 — music, speakers and a ceremony celebrating the courageous witness of Greg Boertje-Obed, Megan Rice and Michael Walli.   Church of the Savior […]

Sunday vigils

Sunday vigil • 5:00pm East Bear Creek Road and Scarboro Road intersection, Oak Ridge, TN

MLK Community Conversation

Join us at the Beck Cultural Center on Dandridge Avenue in Knoxville for the seventh annual Community Conversation. This year we will explore the Civil Rights Act of 1964″what it meant then and what challenges still face us today. The event begins with light refreshmentsat 6:30 and the program begins at 7:00pm  

Safety Meeting

OREPA will host an important public meeting on safety issues at the new bomb plant proposed for Oak Ridge. Even after the half-billion-dollar design fiasco at the Uranium Processing Facility, the government continues to cut corners on safety to save money. The potential impacts on people living within 25 miles of Oak Ridge are monstrous. […]