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40th Annual Baltimore Hiroshima Commemoration Events

July 11, 2024

Join Chesapeake PSR for these events in Baltimore commemorating the Hiroshima bombing and opposing the U.S. nuclear weapons complex.

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From Hiroshima to Hope

July 8, 2024

Seattle’s annual lantern-floating peace ceremony, co-sponsored by Washington PSR.

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Lanterns for Peace 2024

April 5, 2024

PSR Wisconsin’s annual event commemorating the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

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PSR Board Member Delivers Apology to the People of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

March 25, 2024

PSR national board member Ann Suellentrop traveled to Hiroshima and Nagasaki March 2-17 as part of a Pax Christi USA pilgrimage.

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Local US Pax Christi leaders visit Japan on peace pilgrimage

March 12, 2024

National Catholic Reporter article quoting PSR board member Anne Suellentrop, MSRN.

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Our nuclear legacy and the weight of history

September 22, 2023

Op-ed in the Seattle Times by Nancy Dickeman, former Washington PSR staff.

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In 75 Hiroshima & Nagasaki commemorations across the country, Americans strengthen the nuclear taboo

August 25, 2023

Seventy-eight years after the atomic attacks against Hiroshima (August 6) and Nagasaki (August 9), PSR tracked 75 diverse commemoration events spread across 21 states and DC, most of them in-person events.

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Amid ‘Oppenheimer’ craze, Madison marks 78 years since Hiroshima bombing

August 8, 2023
Paper lanterns with peace messages written on them float in a lake next to a canoe

Coverage in Wisconsin State Journal of PSR Wisconsin’s Lanterns for Peace event.

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Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki

July 21, 2023

Once again this year, community activists across the country are planning a wide variety of events to remember the atomic attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 78 years ago on August 6 and 9.

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At their summit, G7 Leaders Utterly Failed to Learn the Lesson of Hiroshima

May 25, 2023

The G7 leaders ltimately said nothing of substance about any actions they would take to realize their vision of a world free of nuclear weapons.

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