We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
The nuclear disaster unfolding in Japan now is not just about local radioactivity. The effects of the nuclear industry affect climate change, economics, and the efforts of many activist organizations. It is time for all our groups to adopt an anti-nuclear plank in our platforms.