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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The other way we're subsidizing Walmart...

Most of us know how taxpayers subsidize Walmart's low wages with billions of dollars in Medicaid, food stamps, and other financial assistance for workers. But, did you know that we're also subsidizing the retail giant by paying the cost of their environmental destruction.

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