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International Security and Nuclear Weapons in the Trump Years

A public lecture with Reiner Braun and Kevin Martin

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join the Corvallis peace and justice community for "International Security, Nuclear Weapons and the Path to Peace"  - a public lecture with Reiner Braun Co-Director of the International Peace Bureau in Geneva and Kevin Martin of Peace Action on Tuesday, March 14 at 7 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis, in the Social Hall, 2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis. Event is free and open to the public.

Reiner Braun is co-President, International Peace Bureau (IPB) Geneva, Switzerland.  Founded in 1891, it is one of the world's oldest international peace federations.  IPB and many of its members members have been recipients of the Nobel Peace prize.  Reiner was organizer of the IPB World Congress in 2016 and is executive director of the International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, Germany.  As a world authority and activist for peace and disarmament, he will address worldwide responses to the Trump presidency, Nuclear Disarmament, NATO, Military Research in Universities, and Renewed European Militarism. His March tour includes lectures at MIT, TUFTS, Wellesley and other locales.

Kevin Martin is president of Peace Action and the Peace Action Education Fund, US.  He is former director of Project Abolition, a national organizing effort for nuclear disarmament.  Kevin's writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Nation, Z Magazine and numerous other publications. He has appeared on  and national and international radio and television outlets, including NPR, CNN, MSNBC, BBC-TV.

Event is free and open to the public.

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis
Social Hall
2945 NW Circle Blvd., Corvallis
Event is free and open to the public
Linda Richards
atomiclinda at gmail.com
History Department
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