NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts—Applauding continuing actions of the Shut It Down Affinity Group to shut down the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon, Vermont, Dr. Helen Caldicott of Australia had lunch with Shut It Downers on Sunday, March 24, before exhorting an audience of 200 in First Churches to close all nuclear power plants for good. […]
Watch System Change, Not Climate Change, a report home from the 2017 World Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany.
We are here today, on the 50th anniversary of the letter from Birmingham Jail, the manifesto of Martin Luther King, Jr. as he invoked the necessity of repeated resistance to the evils surrounding him. We are surrounded by the evils of Vermont Yankee: the invisible evils of radiation, stored spent fuel rods, leaks of radioactive […]
Shut It Down Affinity Group actions in the week of April 15-22. Shut It Down Affinity Group held actions daily at Vermont Yankee in the week of April 15-22. In small groups of 2, 3 or 4 women, they walked onto Yankee property and read statements at the inside gate before being arrested by Vernon […]
NAMING OUR POWER with featured Artist María Luisa Arroyo An intergenerational event that brings together girls and women of all ages Saturday Feb 15, 2-4pm Easthampton
14th Annual Awards by the Interfaith Council of Franklin County and Traprock Center for Peace and Justice. Nomination forms are due April 4, 2014. Awards presentation – Thursday, May 15, 7 p.m. GCC