Nuke Protesters Gather In Los Alamos To Commemorate 73rd Anniversary Of Hiroshima And Nagasaki

Peace activist John Dear protests nuclear weapons during a rally today that started at Ashley Pond Park and included the traditional sackcloth and ashes march and sit-in along Trinity Drive. Dear spoke to the Los Alamos Daily Post about the protest saying, ‘We gather to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by calling for the closing of the Lab and the abolition of nuclear weapons … so we invite everyone to quit their jobs and become people of peace.’ Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Yosuyo Nugent from Hiroshina and now living in Santa Fe participates in today’s protest event. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Scene from today’s protest rally. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

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