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Berkeley Women Protest War, 1966

October 10, 2020

“The government often saw…women as the most dangerous members of the opposition movement” Berkeley Women Protest War 1966 On February 23, 1966, Berkeley women protest war with a march to the Oakland Induction Center to demand an end to the Vietnam war, and to bring the men home now. “Mothers […]

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UN Is Negotiating to Ban the Bomb in 2017…Again

June 13, 2017

Standing Up for Peace Now and Half a Century Ago United Nations Conference to Negotiate a Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons, Leading Towards their Total Elimination Harvey and Alice Richards made two documentary films about demonstrations to end nuclear testing and ban the bomb back in the 1950’s […]

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Women for Peace

Women for Peace Video

January 23, 2015

In San Francisco, on August 6, 1962, Harvey Richards photographed the Women for Peace march to commemorate the anniversary of the U.S. dropping of the atom bomb on Hiroshima.  Marching in a time of complacency and ubiquitous anti-communist media bias, these demonstrators received little or no publicity from the established media.  Calling […]

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