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Breaking: Hearing to Approve An Additional $2 Billion On Vogtle

December 2, 2016 • Category: Environmental Justice, Our Issues

Breaking: Hearing to Approve An Additional $2 Billion On Vogtle WHEN: Dec. 6, 2016, 10AM WHERE: 244 Washington St. SW, Atlanta, 30334, Hearing Room This Tuesday, December 6 the Public Service Commission will consider all the costs spent-to-date (~$3.68 billion) on Plant Vogtle reactors 3&4 and whether to pre-approve an additional $2 billion in yet-to-be-spent capital costs. Th […]

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Breaking: Hearing to Approve An Additional $2 Billion On Vogtle

Breaking: Hearing to Approve An Additional $2 Billion On Vogtle WHEN: Dec. 6, 2016, 10AM WHERE: 244 Washington St. SW, Atlanta, 30334, Hearing Room This Tuesday, December 6 the Public Service Commission will consider all the costs spent-to-date (~$3.68 billion) on Plant Vogtle reactors 3&4 and whether to pre-approve an additional $2 billion in yet-to-be-spent capital costs. Th […]

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Welcome To the Team, Lindsay Harper!

We are overjoyed to announce that Georgia WAND has brought on a new member to our Atlanta crew. Lindsay Harper, MBA, MCA, assumed the role of Program and Communications Manager on Nov 1, 2016. Lindsay is an electrifying talent and is going to help take Georgia WAND to the next level with a focus on […]

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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. […]

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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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Mother’s Day for Peace, May 22, 2016!

  Sunday, May 22, 2016, 4:00 – 6:00 PM (Reception from 4 – 4:30) Spelman College, Cosby Auditorium 350 Spelman Ln SW, Atlanta, GA 30314 Please join Georgia WAND’s for this year’s Mother’s Day for Peace. MD4P is GA WAND’s premier fundraising gala in which we inspire activism by generating enthusiasm; educate members about our […]

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