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Peace Witness to Commemorate the U.S. Nuclear Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Date: 
Saturday, August 6, 2016 - 11:15


"Let all the souls here rest in peace, for we shall not repeat the evil."
(Epitah at bottom of the Hiroshima Peace Park Memorial Cenotaph and Peace Flame to remember all the victims of the atomic bombings)

The Dorothy Day Catholic Worker Community welcomes all to join two events:

AUGUST 6 –  Anniversary of the U.S. nuclear bombing of Hiroshima and the Feast of the Transfiguration
Nonviolent witness at the Pentagon
Meet at the cornder of Army-Navy Drive and Fern Street at 11:45 a.m. Witness from Noon-1 p.m.

AUGUT 9 –  Anniversary of the U.S. nuclear bombing of Nagasaki
Procession and Prayer Vigil at the White House
Meet at 16th and H St. NW at 11:45 a.m. and process to White House for a Noon – 1:00 p.m. witness.

Location: 
Pentagon and White House
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