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Thanks for making Mother’s Day for Peace 2014 a great success!(Comments Off)

June 12, 2014

Our deep gratitude goes out to everyone who supported Mother’s Day for Peace 2014 and helped us celebrate inspiring organizers, activists, artists and musicians in the community. Scroll down for a photo gallery and special videos for our award honorees. To learn more about the keynote speaker, artists, award honorees, emcee and the new Mother’s […]

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Georgia WAND Comments to the Public Service Commission Georgia Power’s 9th and 10th Construction Monitoring Reports for Vogtle Units 3 and 4

June 3, 2014  My name is Courtney Hanson I’m director of Organizing at Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions, we represent women and communities from across the state including those in the central Savannah River area living near plant Vogtle. We support community efforts toward environmental cleanup and clean energy. We want to thank the […]

Moral Monday Georgia garners national attention

The Moral Monday movement successfully brought the South into the national spotlight. In the last week of the legislative session, we focused on social media and helped get the hashtag, #riseupGA, to trend on Twitter, which received well over 2 million impressions and generated over 1,000 calls demanding Medicaid Expansion to Governor Deal’s office. Most […]

Who Owns the Drone?

A Discussion on the Role of Technology in Society The Georgia Peace and Justice Coalition’s Drone Task Force and Georgia WAND invite students, scientists, teachers and researchers to join us for light refreshments and to participate in a round table discussion about the application and ownership of technology, research and knowledge in society. We will […]

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