Coordinator Job Opening

OREPA is looking for the right person to lead us into the future, and we’re asking for help finding them. Our job announcement is here:

Ten Years Ago: Transform Now Plowshares

TEN YEARS AGO TODAY – When Megan Rice, Greg Boertje-Obed, and Michael Walli were arrested deep inside the maxium security area of the Y-12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in the early morning hours of July 28, 2012, they made national and international news. The story the media told was of an audacious, […]

We made it!

OREPA’s giant puppets completed the inaugural Knoxville Juneteenth parade and found a shady spot on a hot day for the group picture! Thanks to Kevin Collins, we had two new marchers — John Lewis and Fannie Lou Hamer!

Sign the Statement: Support the Treaty

Vladimir Putin’s missile-rattling has put the nuclear threat back on the public agenda. In response, many in the political world are arguing that it is time to double-down on nuclear weapons. The mainstream media has rediscovered nuclear weapons, but their coverage rarely if every mentions the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. We* hope […]