Congress: Say No to More “Usable” Nuclear Weapons

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): Last Friday, the Trump administration released its new “Nuclear Posture Review” outlining its plans for radical, dangerous, and costly changes in US nuclear weapons policy that will make nuclear war more likely and … Continued

WACH 2018 International Poetry Festival Winners

From the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg (http://www.wacharrisburg.org): The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg hosted the 2018 International Poetry Festival and Festival on MLK Day at Temple University. We extend thanks to our guest artists Roe Braddy, Rick Kearns, Maria James-Thiaw, Tameca Brown, Ambition the Poet … Continued

Sign On: An Open Letter From Americans of Faith to President Donald Trump on North Korea

From the National Council of Churches (http://www.ncccusa.org): Sign on to the letter below at http://nationalcouncilofchurches.us/nkletter/. Dear President Trump: As people of faith, we write to you out of profound concern over the rise in tensions between the United States and … Continued

2018 International Poetry & Storytelling Competition for High School Students

HERE. From the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg (http://www.wacharrisburg.org): CALLING STUDENT WRITERS . . . NOW ACCEPTING ENTRIES!  Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners! Each year, in honor of MLK Day, the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg sponsors … Continued

Tell Congress: Take Back Authority to Debate and Vote on Authorizing War

From Peace Action (http://www.peace-action.org/): Urge you members of Congress to cosponsor legislation blocking funding for a preemptive strike on North Korea. Have you been seeing these headlines? Washington Post: Can Anyone Stop Trump From Attacking North Korea? [1] The Nation: … Continued