Nuclear Power & Weapons Related Content

Hiroshima Day Peace Procession 1945-2015

Thu, Aug 6, 2015 11:45am - 12:45pm
Gather downtown Syracuse, Clinton Square

On August 6, 1945, the U.S. government dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima, followed three days later by the bombing of Nagasaki, killing almost 200,000 innocent people. On August 6, Syracuse activist take to the street to mourn the tragic loss of innocent life and commit to a world without war.

Nuclear Free World Committee Meeting

Mon, Feb 26, 2018 6:30pm - 9:00pm
114 Milnor Ave, Syracuse 13224

Potluck followed by meeting at 7:30 PM to coordinate Nuclear Free World campaigns and activities. Contact Diane, 315-391-4484.

Beyond War & Militarism Committee Meeting

Tue, Feb 6, 2018 7:00pm - 8:30pm
401 Scottholm Blvd, Syracuse, NY 13224

Beyond War & Militarism is a joint committee of the Syracuse Peace Council and the CNY Solidarity Coalition. It has been hosting monthly educational programs on relevant topics. Our next event is North Korea and the Nuclear Issue: Myth vs. History on Feb. 19.

North Korea and the Nuclear Issue: Myth vs. History

Mon, Feb 19, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave., Syracuse, NY 13203

Want to learn more about what is going on in the Korean peninsula?

Associate professor of history and director of the Syracuse University East Asia Program, George Kallander will present a historically grounded view of the conflict, followed by discussion and action ideas.

Sponsored by Beyond War and Militarism, a joint committee of the Syracuse Peace Council and the CNY Solidarity Coalition.

Nuclear Free World Committee Meeting

Mon, Jan 22, 2018 6:30pm - 8:45pm

Join the Nuclear Free World committee in a potluck and monthly meeting! Call the Peace Council to find out the location of the meeting. 315-472-5478

Present tense: Selections from “The A-Bomb and Humanity”

Wed, Aug 9, 2017 1:00pm - Fri, Sep 8, 2017 2:00pm
Bishop Harrison Diocesan Center, 1342 Lancaster Ave, Syracuse, NY

Syracuse Peace Council, 914Works, and Bishop Harrison Center Announce August Events for a Nuclear Free World


Support the "Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act of 2017"

On Jan. 24, 2017, Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) and Representative Ted Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced THE RESTRICTING FIRST USE OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS ACT OF 2017, S 200; HR 669.

Nagasaki Day Procession

Wed, Aug 9, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
Hanover Square (E. Water and S. Warren Sts.)


On Nagasaki Day, we will be remembering and dedicating ourselves to preventing nuclear terror in a solemn procession downtown.

Gather behind City Hall Commons at 11:30am, the procession will begin at 12pm. You may bring your own signs or borrow some of ours.

Hiroshima Day Family Picnic

Sun, Aug 6, 2017 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Thornden Park Lily Pond, Thornden Park Drive, Syracuse, NY 13210


Come to our annual Hiroshima Day Family Picnic in remembrance of the nuclear attack at Hiroshima as well as working towards a nuclear free world.

Peace games, crafts, lantern floating, Nia and Salsa classes for kids and adults, food by With Love Restaurant, Wegmans and others! All are welcome!

This event is will be followed up on August 9 with the Nagasaki Day Procession downtown.

Hiroshima Day Planning Meeting

Thu, Jul 6, 2017 7:15pm - 8:30pm
Syracuse Peace Council, 2013 E. Genesee St., Syracuse, NY, Second Floor

If you are interested in helping out with this year's Hiroshima/ Nagasaki rememberance events (Peace Picnic on August 6 and procession downtown on August 9), we are having another planning meeting coming up!

Contact: Diane Swords-