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WAND Encourages Possible United Nations Resolution on Nuclear Testing(Comments Off on WAND Encourages Possible United Nations Resolution on Nuclear Testing)

August 4, 2016

For Immediate Release Contact: Jessie Calkins, Communications Director jcalkins@wand.org 781.643.6740 WAND Encourages Possible United Nations Resolution on Nuclear Testing Boston, MA, August 4, 2016 – Women’s Action for New Directions supports a possible United Nations (UN) resolution reaffirming the ban on nuclear testing, reported on today in the Washington Post. A global ban on nuclear […]

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The Price of Freedom

by Honora Gibbons, WAND Intern, Arlington, MA As another Independence Day comes to pass, Americans proudly celebrate the freedoms and principles that make the United States so unique. We also have the opportunity to reflect upon the progress women and men across the country have achieved and continue to strive for in the name of […]

In Women We Trust

by Adzi Vokhiwa, Senior Program Associate via GIPHY Earlier this week, I attended the first ever White House Summit on the United State of Women. It was an incredible gathering. More than 5,000 women leaders and activists attended. Speakers included White House officials Valerie Jarrett and Tina Tchen, Wanda Durant (mother of NBA star Kevin […]

Special Statement on Orlando

We are horrified and deeply saddened by the tragic mass shooting targeting the LGBTQ+ community in Orlando, Florida this week. Our hearts are broken for the precious lives that have been lost or forever scarred by this night of mayhem. We extend our deepest sympathy to the family and friends left behind to mourn each […]


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