NoNukes 1 ..........No Nukes2

May 1, 2005

United for 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.

A Hibakusha, survivor of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, where the US dropped nuclear bombs in 1945.
First Avenue
The Mayor of Hiroshima led hundreds of the worlds mayors.
Military Families Speak out and Veterans for Peace
Over 1000 Japanese people traveled to NY for the demonstration.
No More Hiroshimas
Playback Theater




©Diane Greene Lent 2004