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Physicians for Social Responsibility
Sacramento Chapter


Events

  • Sunday, August 9, 2020 2 pm
    Sacramento Regional August Peace Event 2020: 75 Years after Hiroshima/Nagasaki: Rolling Back the Nuclear Arsenal
    A virtual event that will be part of a national livestream on Sunday August 9 from 2-3 pm (PDT) www.hiroshimanagasaki75.org/events (livestream on August 6 and 9) HN75 flierThe Sacramento segment of the event will include:
    Setsuko Thurlow, nuclear disarmament activist and hibakusha
    Critical Issues Forum video, provided by Ms. Masako Toki, Center for Nonproliferation Studies,
    Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, California
    Environmental Impact of PFAS Chemicals-Pat Elder, Investigative Reporter, Civilian ExposureImpact of Ionizing Radiation on Women and Children-Patricia Hynes, Traprock Center for Peace and JusticeImpact of Nuclear Weapons on the Environment and Climate-Goli Sahba, MD, 350 Sacramento, Sacramento Climate Coalition, PSR/Sacramento
    Elected officials: Representative John Garamendi (D-CA-03); Assemblymember Cecilia Aguiar-Curry (D-Winter); Mayor of Sacramento Darrell Steinberg
    Specific actions that we all can take.
    The event will be dedicated in memory of Winnie Detweiler, whose vision and
    gentle determination guided the Sacramento August Peace Event for many years. JoAnn Fuller will be giving a tribute at the beginning of the program. 
    Please visit our website closer to the date for more information.
  • August 9, 2020 (24 hours only)
    View an exclusive 24-hour Facebook screening of “The Vow from Hiroshima”, an
    80-minute film featuring Setsuko Thurlow.
    It is separate from the livesteam and is sponsored by International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War,
    Hibakusha Stories, the International Peace Bureau, and ICAN.

 

Disclaimer: Events are listed based on their potential interest to PSR/Sacramento members, but the listing of an event that is not directly sponsored or organized by PSR/Sacramento does not necessarily imply endorsement of that event.