Everyone with an internet connection is invited to attend the 2020 Campaign Nonviolence National Conference, August 6-8, entirely online.
This commemorates the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima, August 6, 1945, and Nagasaki, three days later, August 9.
Exact times and other details will be announced later.
Thursday, August 6, 2020: Online commemoration led by Dr. Ira Helfand, MD, Physicians for Social Responsibility and the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), which won the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. (Free).
Friday, August 7, 2020: Online nonviolence training led by Pace e Bene nonviolence trainers. ($20).
Saturday, August 8, 2020: Online conference featuring:
- Rev. Richard Rohr, founder of the Center for Action and Contemplation;
- Dr. Erica Chenoweth, leading scholar of conflict;
- Kazu Haga, founder of the East Point Peace Academy and author of Healing Resistance: A Radically Different Response to Harm,
- (and others)