Way of Nonviolence: Michael True Annual Lecture
Celebrates the work of Dr. Ira Helfand and the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
The global movement to abolish nuclear weapons is growing! Join us for a screening of The Beginning of the End of Nuclear Weapons, Alvaro Orus’ excellent documentary about the grassroots initiative that produced the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. Discussion with Dr. Ira Helfand, who is featured in the film, to follow.
7:00 p.m -Register Here-
Dr. Helfand is a member of the International Steering Group of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), recipient of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. The former president of the International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War, he is a leading voice on the humanitarian impact and medical consequences of nuclear weapons. Educated at Harvard College and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, he recently retired from his practice as an internist and urgent care physician in Springfield, MA.