REAL State of the Union Round Up + Photo Gallery

Tuesday’s REAL State of the Union brought together neighbors representing different communities to discuss the connections between a suite of issues such as energy, climate, federal spending, jobs, racial justice, and environmental justice as east Georgia is ground zero of the environmental impacts of nuclear weapons and nuclear energy expansion. The panel, moderated by Amelia …

Georgia WAND Squad Lobbies Under Gold Dome + Photo Gallery

On Thursday, a cohort of Georgia WAND staff and volunteers went to lobby at the state capitol alongside our allies in the the Georgia Water Coalition for Capitol Conservation Day. We met with GA Senators in support of legislation that allows for safer and cleaner living conditions for Georgia residents. …

Mother’s Day for Peace 2017

On Sunday, May 21, 2017, Georgia WAND held our annual signature event, Mother’s Day for Peace, at Agnes Scott College. During the event, Georgia WAND introduced Shell Bluff Community organizers new to our team, Natalie Herrington and Janie Scott. With great honor, we bestowed our annual Mother’s Day for Peace …

15th Annual Real State of the Union

The entire WAND staff would like to thank all of this year’s panelists for an AMAZING PANEL DISCUSSION at the 15th Annual REAL State of the Union!  We truly appreciate the contribution of your voices, visions and perspectives. Each of us was very impressed and impacted by the thoughts shared at the event! …