Today in Peace and Justice history on July 7, 1957

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Convened at the onset of the Cold War, a group of scientists (including Albert Einstein and Bertrand Russell) held their first peace conference in the village of Pugwash, Nova Scotia, Canada. The mission of the Pugwash Conference was to “. . . bring scientific insight and reason to bear on threats to human security arising from science . . . continued > http://www.peacebuttons.info/E-News/thisweek.htm

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Last week, the United States Senate actually considered a constitutional amendment on campaign finance. Last Monday, the Senate advanced Tom Udall's proposed amendment, which would allow Congress to regulate money in politics. Seventy-nine senators voted to allow debate on the measure.

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