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GLUNA Gives Petition to Senators stabenow and Peters

Photo from Senator Peters Office

From Left to Right: Nicole Noll-Williams, Regional Director, Sen. Gary Peters;

Griffin Working, MidMichigan Regional Representative, Sen. Gary Peters; Dr. David Wiley; Terry Link


Photo from Senator Stabenow's Office


From left to right: Terry Link, co-chair PEC and GLUNA board member; Teresa Cuellar, State Deputy Scheduler for Sen. Debbie Stabenow;

Dr. David Wiley, GLUNA board member and Edgewood United Church Justice and Peace Team


On Wednesday, December 19, 2018 we handed off more than 300 signatures collected on the petition drafted by Greater Lansing United Nations Association and the Peace Education Center to prevent nuclear war. Based upon a Union of Concerned Scientists report we asked for six specific actions:

1) Renouncing the option of using nuclear weapons first

2) Renouncing any use of nuclear missiles in conventional warfare

3) Ending the sole, unchecked authority of any U.S. president to launch a nuclear attack

4) Taking U.S. nuclear weapons off hair-trigger alert

5) Cancelling a plan to replace its entire nuclear arsenal with enhanced weapons

6) Actively pursuing verifiable agreement among nuclear armed states to eliminate their nuclear arsenals



The United Nations Association is part of the Better World Campaign - all working together to support the work of the United Nations. You can learn more about our local Greater Lansing UNA chapter, the United Nations 'UN101', and take action to support the UN here!


Upcoming events

 A Call to Action - Click here to read more

We are Family. And we need your Voice. Click here to learn more about the funding cuts and how you can call your Senators and ask them to stop the Trump Administration from

(1) Hurting UNICEF funding for the health and welfare and immunizations of vulnerable children around the world and

(2) Cutting the World Health Organization almost 50%

(3) Cutting UN Peacekeeping Operations

UN News

Adopting Sustainable Development Goals are Expanding Global and Local Business Opportunities Read more on page 9  4/13/2019

The 10 Happiest Countries in the World 4/4/2019

The Guardian : US and Saudi Arabia blocking regulation of geoengineering, sources say 3/19/2019

Tune in to UN Web TV today, Feb. 22, 2019, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. EST to watch the entire Summit LIVE from UN Headquarters  2/22/2019

The New York Times Op-ed: The U.S. Should Return to UNESCO 2/1/2019

U.S. Formally Withdraws From UNESCO, the U.N. Agency That Aims to Build Peace Through Cultural Understanding 2/1/2019

"What Has the UN Done for Me Lately?”   - see notes and links of our Jan 8 Java Café Global Conversation presented by Terence Blackburn, Regional Representation to the UNA-USA National Council.

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