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President Obama Calls for a Moral Revolution

June 3, 2016 • Category: Peace in Action

Shell Bluff, GA, which lies downwind and downstream from the Savannah River Site nuclear complex, cannot withstand another round of nuclear weapons build up.

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Georgia WAND Brokers Three Year Environmental Monitoring and Outreach Program in East Georgia

  Dear Georgia WAND Community, We are excited to share that we’ve accomplished an important milestone. Georgia WAND has successfully negotiated a three-year monitoring and community outreach program, created in partnership with the University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology Lab to be funded by the Department of Energy / Savannah River Site. The Georgia Radionuclide […]


Take the Stand for Peace Summer Challenge! 

Leading up to the 14th anniversary of Stand for Peace later this summer, the Stand for Peace crew and Georgia WAND challenge you to make a commitment to peace. Will you make a commitment to Stand for Peace for five Fridays this summer? Any Friday will do! And signs will be provided. You can also […]

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Who We Are

            Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions (WAND) is an independent grassroots, woman-led organization that seeks to direct women’s voices into a powerful movement for social change. Our Mission: WAND empowers women to act politically to reduce violence and militarism, and redirect excessive military resources toward unmet human and environmental needs. […]


Statement on Charleston

Our Hearts & Fists Are One We are outraged and deeply saddened from the act of violence in Charleston, SC, at the Emanuel AME Church. Those of us who are White stand strong in solidarity with Black, southern leadership around next steps and calls to action. The time to act is now and it is […]

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2015 Year in Review

Please make your Annual Fund donation to Georgia WAND right away. Your gift allows us to continue this critical work. Thanks to our donors, we’ve had an incredible year. Please join our ranks and make your gift today! Toward just, safe, and healthy communities, 

Cost of War

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