On October 24, 2013, Peace & Economic Security Program Director Joseph Gerson was awarded The John C. & Chara C. Haas Award for International Peace and Social Justice by the Project for Nuclear Awareness. Read his acceptance speech (beginning with ironic humor, sharing a little about my ways into the nuclear weapons abolition movement, and saying a few things about our current situation and opportunities that we need to take advantage of) here.
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