May 1, 2005
Peace and Justice and Abolition Now spearheaded a march from the
United National to Central Park where a rally called for No Nukes
and No War in Iraq. One Thousand people traveled from Japan, including
35 Hibakusha for the event. Hibakusha are surviviors of the nuclear
bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Hundreds of Mayors from the world's
cities were also present.