Double Event Invitation
WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION:
Religious,Ethical and Legal Dimensions of
An Unignorable Imperative
On Tuesday, April 29, GSI President Jonathan Granoff will speak at a special event co-sponsored by the Global Village Forum and CalState University at Northridge entitled, “Weapons of Mass Destruction: Religious, Ethical and Legal Dimensions of an unignoral imperative.” Ms. Audrey Kitagawa, Former Advisor to the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, and Dr. Amani Ismail, Assistant Professor of Jouranlism at CSUN, will also present. In addition, world-renowned violinist Lili Hayden will deliver a performance.
Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Location: CalState University Northridge Campus Theatre
(Nordhoff Hall; corner of Nordhoff and Etiwanda)
For more information, contact:
Dr. Mutombo Nkulu-N’Sengha
Email: [email protected]
Thinking Outside the Bomb:
Action on nuclear weapons, the environment and health
Several GSI leaders will participate in the one-day conference organized by the Project for Nuclear Awareness, an allied organization of the Global Security Institute, on May 10, in Philadelphia.
Over a dozen partnering groups are co-sponsoring this multidisciplinary conference, which seeks to “connect the dots” on the environment, nuclear weapons, and global action on health. Experts, activists, advocates, and interested citizens will come together in Philadelphia for a critically-important discussion for Earth’s future.
GSI President Jonathan Granoff will be a keynote speaker, along with Bob Edgar of Common Cause and Jonathan Schell, the 2008 Haas Peace Award recipient. Other notable speakers include Amb. Thomas Graham, Chairman of the Bipartisan Security Group, Dr. Craig Eisendrath, GSI Development Director, and Joseph Cirincione, President of the Ploughshares Fund.
PLACE: Sheraton University City, Hotel Ballroom
ADDRESS: 36th and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA
TIME: 9am-5pm Conference, 5pm-6pm Reception, 6pm-8pm Dinner
For more information, call Jodi, Elisabeth, or Joe at 215-546-3030, or email [email protected]
PNA CONFERENCE PARTNERS: Americans for Informed Democracy, Beyond Nuclear.org; BigPictureSmallWorld.com, Business Leaders for Sensible Priorities, Campaign for a Nuclear Weapons Free World, Center for American Progress, Coalition for Peace Action, Common Cause, Council for a Livable World, Faithful Security, Friends Committee on National Legislation, Lawyers Alliance for World Security, Lawyers’ Committee on Nuclear Policy, MediaGlobal, Peace Action Delaware Valley, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Students Project for Nuclear Awareness, Union of Concerned Scientists, and United Nations Association-USA