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Remembrance of the Victims of the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

From Christine Ashley (FCNL) today, August 9: I’m looking forward to gathering at FCNL’s Quaker Welcome Center tonight at 6:15 P.M. ET in remembrance of the victims of the atomic bombings at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. I hope you can tune … Continue reading

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Ringing Japanese Peace Bell 2018

August 6, 2018 is the 73rd anniversary of the use of an atomic weapon for the first time, when Hiroshima was bombed. Last night I attended a remembrance of that tragic day at the site of the Japanese Bell of … Continue reading

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Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki

August 6 is the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, in 1945. The justification was to bring a swift end to the war in the Pacific, to save lives of soldiers.  But it was an atrocity to use … Continue reading

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President Obama visits Hiroshima

I sent the following letter to the editors of The Indianapolis Star and the Indianapolis Recorder: I am glad President Obama visited Hiroshima, and used the occasion to call on us all to work harder for peace throughout the world. … Continue reading

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