Coalition for Peace Action

The Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA) is a grassroots citizens organization which brings together people of all ages, backgrounds, professions, and political persuasions in support of three goals: global abolition of nuclear weapons, a peace economy, and a halt to weapons trafficking at home and abroad.

Releases by this organization

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Tuesday, October 03, 2017
Urgent: Reinstate Ban On Assault Weapons To Prevent Mass Killings
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the nearly 600 victims and their families of the largest mass shooting in US history last Sunday night in Las Vegas. The mass carnage made that city into what can only be described as a war zone. But our response needs to include more than prayers and moments of...
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Thursday, August 04, 2016
Group Responds to Trump's Thrice-Repeated Interest in Using Nuclear Weapons With Statement & Events in Princeton, NJ and Doylestown, PA Commemorating 71st Anniversary of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The Princeton-based Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA) is responding to Wednesday’s revelations from MSNBC's Joe Scarborough that Donald Trump recently asked a national security expert three times why, since the US has nuclear weapons, it can’t use them. A statement by the Rev. Robert Moore, CFPA’s...
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Monday, July 11, 2016
Princeton-based Peace Organization Responds to the Tragic Events in Dallas, Louisiana and Minnesota
The Coalition for Peace Action deeply deplores and mourns the tragic shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, both African Americans, by police in Louisiana and Minnesota, as well as a lone gunman's tragic killing of five brave police officers – Brent Thompson, Patrick Zamaripha, Michael...
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Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Leader of Region's Largest Grassroots Peace Group Response to Obama's Visit to Hiroshima
The Rev. Robert Moore , Executive Director of the Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA), the largest grassroots peace group in the region, responded with the statement below to today’s May 10 announcement that President Obama will include a visit in Hiroshima during his upcoming trip to Japan. “I...
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Monday, January 18, 2016
Response to Implementation of Iran Nuclear Agreement
Responding to the announcement that Implementation Day has been reached for the Iran Nuclear Agreement, meaning Iran has verifiably taken steps moving it at least 15 years away from being able to make a nuclear weapon, the Rev. Robert Moore, executive director of the Princeton-based Coalition for...
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Monday, April 13, 2015
Earth Day Regional Event: Climate, War, and Peace: Global Crisis and Local Solutions
The Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA), a regional organization headquartered in Princeton, NJ is spearheading a forum on Climate, War, and Peace: Global Crisis and Local Solutions, Wednesday, April 22, the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM in the Assembly Room of the Nassau...
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
As Iran Nuclear Diplomacy Deadline Nears, Princeton Nuclear Weapon Exeprts and Authors to Speak for Coalition for Peace Action
As the March 31 deadline for the outline of a diplomatic agreement to limit Iran’s nuclear capability nears, Dr. Zia Mian and Dr. Frank von Hippel, co-authors of the recently published book Unmaking the Bomb , will make a presentation on their book for the Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA) Annual...
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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Conference on the Sustained Sikh Genocide in India at Princeton University from 2:00-6:00 PM on Saturday, February 7
A Conference on the Sustained Sikh Genocide in India from 1984-1998 will be held from 2:00-6:00 PM on Saturday, February 7 in Lecture Room 010 of East Pyne Hall of Princeton University (across from the Chapel). The Conference, with the theme, Awareness Through Education , will examine the world’s...
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Friday, December 05, 2014
January 23-25 at PRINCETON: Nation’s First Interfaith Conference on Drone Warfare
Religious leaders and people of faith have long debated the morality of U.S. military action abroad; recently, U.S. use of drone warfare has become a central question for the faith community. From January 23-25, at Princeton Theological Seminary , people of faith from across the nation – including...
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Friday, October 10, 2014
Peace Events Headlined by Naomi Tutu and Amy Goodman
Seal the Deal on the Iran Nuclear Issue is the title of the 35 th Annual Conference and Interfaith Service for Peace sponsored by the Coalition for Peace Action (CFPA) and co-sponsored to date by 31 religious and civic groups in the region (see list near bottom of this link ) on Sunday, November 9...
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