Ground Zero offers the opportunity to explore the meaning and practice of nonviolence from a perspective of deep spiritual reflection, providing a means for witnessing to and resisting all nuclear weapons. 

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Hiroshima/Nagasaki Weekend

Published on August 8, 2014 by in

MUSIC NOT M.A.D.NESS (Mutually Assured Destruction)
 
Friday afternoon, Aug. 8
Campers arrive. Bring your own food (for dinner).
3:30 PM  Peace walkers from Nipponzan Buddhist Temple arrive.
4:00 24-hour Vigil begins at Main Gate
6:00 Welcoming Ceremony at Stupa
6:30 Potluck Dinner
7:30 Welcome, schedule, pass hat, and clean up
8:00 Music—Chele’s Kitchen
9:30 PM Movie or social time           
Overnight:  camp out, 2 +  vigilers at gate all night
Saturday, Aug. 9
8:30 AM Registration opens—light breakfast
9:00 Welcome to Ground

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Peace Fleet

Published on July 30, 2014 by in

Peace activists at Seafair in Elliott Bay on July 30, 2014 (this year with the U.S. Navy fleet)
 
Contact:
Glen Milner (206) 365-7865
Mary Gleysteen (360) 265-1589
Day of the event (206) 979-8319

Local activists will stage a water-based nonviolent protest against the glorification of weapons of war at the Seattle Seafair festival.  Peace activists will meet the U.S. Navy fleet in Elliott Bay.

Other peace activists will

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Interfaith Peace Walk

Published on July 25, 2014 by in

2014 Pacific Northwest Interfaith Peace Walk
Friday, July 25 to Saturday, August 9
IN RESPECT FOR ALL LIFE – A NUCLEAR FREE FUTURE
Each Step A Prayer
SALEM – Portland – Hanford – Olympia – LACEY – Tacoma
Seattle – Bainbridge IsLAND – Bangor/Ground Zero
July 25 Fri: Gathering at Salem, OR
26 Sat: Peace Walk Begins, Salem, OR
27 Sun: Portland, OR
28 Mon: Hood River, OR
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A Midsummer’s Anti-Nuclear Dream

Midsummer greetings from Ground Zero,
It’s definitely time to break out the sunscreen and declare our independence from nuclear weapons!!! I know those of you reading this share the dream of a nuclear of a weapons free world. Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action is not taking a vacation this Summer as we continue the long hard work toward

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