On Eve of President Trump Releasing Conflict-based Budget: Georgia WAND Education Fund, Inc. hosts dialogue, invites public, to initiate the redefinition of “Safety & Security” during Mother’s Day for Peace event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 20, 2017 Atlanta, GA: Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions (GA WAND) invites the public to learn something new. There’s a new administration, new challenges, and a new budget on the horizon. To respond to the emerging crises in our communities, Georgia WAND is also creating something …

Georgia WAND Named as a Top Partner in Partnership for Southern Equity’s (PSE) $1 Million Grant Award

The MacArthur Foundation has made its first major investment in the South, and Georgia WAND congratulates Nathaniel Smith and his team at PSE for brokering this incredible advancement for justice. As a member of PSE’s “Just Energy Circle”, Georgia WAND has led efforts around the environmental justice issues in Shell …

Georgia WAND Educations Fund, Inc. (GA WAND) responds to Senator Lindsey Graham’s comments about a potential preemptive nuclear strike against North Korea

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 24, 2017, Atlanta, GA: Georgia Women’s Action for New Directions (Georgia WAND), formerly Women’s Action for Nuclear Disarmament, responds to U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham’s recent remarks aboutstriking North Korea with a nuclear bomb, by saying “there is no more ‘over there’ and ‘over here’.” Lindsay Harper, Program and Communications …

Georgia WAND honors Jay Bookman for thought leadership at 15th Anniversary REAL State of the Union Event

For Immediate Release: February 7, 2017, ATLANTA, GA – Georgia WAND Education Fund celebrates 15 years of groundbreaking and progressive dialogue illustrating how the United States continues to position itself as an imperialistic power around the globe.  This year’s REAL State of the Union includes special recognition of investigative journalist and ACJ …

Georgia justice community to honor Bobbie Paul’s living legacy

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, August 21, 2012 Contact: Courtney Hanson, Director of Organizing and Communication courtney@georgiawand.org 404-524-5999 (office), 308-631-8543 (cell) Atlanta – Activists, artists, musicians, clergy, legislators and dignitaries from across the state plan to honor Bobbie Paul, a prominent Atlanta peace and justice activist who recently retired after 10 …