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Hiroshima and the New Arms Race – No Winners

Seventy-four years ago today the United States dropped the first atomic bomb over the city of Hiroshima, Japan. This nuclear weapon resulted in the deaths of an estimated 140,000 individuals. Three days later on August 9, a similar attack…

Nuclear Weapons: Dangerous, Expensive and Immoral

On August 6, 1945 the Japanese city of Hiroshima was annihilated in a flash by a single uranium bomb. It razed and burnt 70 percent of all buildings, killed an estimated 140,000 Japanese civilians and Korean laborers, irradiated the soil…

August 5 Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration

CFPA's annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration will take place on Monday, August 5th, at 6 PM, at Hinds Plaza, Princeton (next to the library). The event is free and open to all.