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Japanese American National Museum “Special Display: Sadako’s Crane” ongoing

Japanese American National Museum Special Display  Sadako’s Crane The crane is currently on display in JANM’s Hirasaki National Resource Center and viewable as part of admission to the museum. Please check the HNRC page for its hours. Born in Hiroshima, Japan, Sadako Sasaki was two years old when the atomic bomb was dropped on...
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Hiroshima and Nagasaki experience program to be held at Long Beach center, March 12, from 1:30PM

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Shadows for Peace, for the Sake of the Children: The Hiroshima and Nagasaki Experience March 12, 2017 (Sunday) Time: 1:30 to 4:00 pm The Long Beach Japanese Cultural Center 1766 Seabright Avenue, Long Beach 90813 Long Beach Japanese Cultural Center presents “Shadows for Peace” featuring music by the Nori Tani and Friends, interviews with...
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2017 / Arizona Screening of documentary film about WWII American POWs killed by Hiroshima atomic bombing, March 4

Japanese Cultural Club of Arizona and Ancient Sounds of Peace present HIROSHIMA CALLING Saturday, March 4, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Tempe History Museum in Arizona + As a part of “Hiroshima Calling” program at the Tempe History Museum in Arizona on Saturday, March 4, “Paper Lanterns” a documentary about American POW who were...
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“Paper Lanterns” – Documentary film about WWII American POWs killed by Hiroshima atomic bombing

Film: Paper Lanterns (2016) 60 min, English Directed by Barry Frechette Even the worst of events can bring us together and show the best that being a human can mean. On August 6th, 1945, among the tens of thousands that lost their lives in the bombing of Hiroshima were 12 American POWs. Shigeaki Mori witnessed...
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2016 / Torrance Public Library to host testimony of Hiroshima atomic bombing survivors, Sept. 10

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“Shadows for Peace, for the Sake of the Children: The Hiroshima and Nagasaki Experience” forum” will be presented at Torrance Public Library – Katy Geissert Civic Center Library, 3301 Torrance Blvd., Torrance CA 90503, on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm. Admission free. This forum is in remembrance of the 250,000...
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2016 / Hiroshima memory must never fade, Obama says on historic visit

White House YouTube Video: Obama and Abe’s speeches https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tNzt7gVz56c + THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release May 27, 2016 REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AND PRIME MINISTER ABE OF JAPAN   Hiroshima Peace Memorial Hiroshima, Japan 5:45 P.M. JST   PRESIDENT OBAMA:  Seventy-one years ago, on a bright, cloudless morning,...
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2016 / Obama left a peace inscription and paper cranes at a war memorial museum in Hiroshima

Los Angeles Time On Friday (May 27, 2016), the president spent only a few minutes inside the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, which featuring disturbing relics, including signed and torn clothing worn by students burned in the bombing, and even nails and skin of a junior high school boy that were kept by his mother...
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2016 / Hiroshima / Nagasaki memorial service at a Little Tokyo temple, Aug. 7

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The 71st commemoration service for the victims of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings will be observed on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2:00 p.m., at Koyasan Buddhist Temple of Los Angeles, 342 East 1st Street in Little Tokyo. The American Society of Hiroshima-Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Survivors (ASA) and Koyasan Buddhist Temple will co-sponsor the memorial...
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2016 / Hiroshima Day / Bike Around The Bomb event at Sepulvedasa Basin Aug. 6 at 9AM

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Forwarded for Global Zero (August 5, 2016) THIS WEEKEND: In 25 Cities Worldwide, Thousands Rally Against Nuclear Weapons on 71st Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings *** http://www.globalzero.org/bike-around-the-bomb *** As U.S. Election Approaches, Activists Warn Next President Must Address Nuclear Threat On Day 1  Marking the 71st anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and...
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