Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA-33) and Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) have introduced Restricting First Us of Nuclear Weapons Act of 2019 in the House and Senate. This legislation would prohibit the President from launching a first-use of nuclear weapons without an expressed declaration of war by the Congress. The bill retains the same numbers as last year --H.R. 669 in the House and S.200 … [Read more...] about More action needed
Representative Ted Lieu (D-CA-33) has introduced HR1086 --the Hold the LTNE (low-yield nuclear explosive) Act of 2019. This Act would prohibit the production and deployment of a "more usable," low-yield submarine-launched nuclear warhead (called the W76-2)that was given the go-ahead last year's Nuclear Posture Review. HR1086 was introduced by Rep Lieu and Rep Adam Smith with 29 … [Read more...] about Something you can do to help
The Colorado Coalition notes the passing of Ann White who was an active member of The Colorado Coalition for decades. Ann was among the demonstrators at the Rocky flats Nuclear Weapons Facility in the 1990's. Both she and her recently deceased husband, Denver architect Ed White were long time members of the Coalition Board of Directors. She served on the committee, … [Read more...] about Ann White — Artist, Board Member of Colorado Coalition passes
https://www.psr.org/blog/2019/02/22/thirty-three-organizations-call-for-constructive-u-s-diplomacy-with-korea/ Are you aware that the US and the republic of Korea are still at war with PRK (People's republic of North Korea) and that there is only a 65 year armistice in place? Physician for Social Responsibility shares an effort to change that by 33 US Organizatons. The focus … [Read more...] about 33 organizations calling for Korean war end.
Peace Train for Friday March 1, 2019 By JUDITH MOHLING Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice. From what I've tasted of desire I hold with those who favor fire. But if it had to perish twice, I think I know enough of hate To say that for destruction ice Is also great And would suffice. Robert Frost According to Aljazeera, India and Pakistan are on … [Read more...] about India and Pakistan Playing with Fire and our lives