Testimony and Ukraine War

Photo by Nandhu Kumar on Pexels.com Quaker House is hosting an online Meeting for Sharing on Wednesday, March 16 at 7:00pm. Friends are invitedto join to share their thoughts and discernment about the Peace Testimony of Friends in light of the recent eventsin Ukraine. If there is a large response, we will move into smaller……

Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com On March 6, 2022, Cassandra Fraxlix had a Letter to the Editor published in The State newspaper reflecting our Quaker values against war in response to Putin’s threat to use nuclear weapons.    It is heart-wrenching to watch as the Ukrainian people flee and experience the devastation of war. Putin……

Beyond Nuclear

Beyond Nuclear and Sierra Club won a BIG victory in Oconee on February 24th, 2022 – NRC Commissioners remanded Duke’s Subsequent License Renewal (SLR)  application for Oconee to NRC for an updated environmental review. The decisions will delay the SLR process by about two years. Meanwhile, Beyond Nuclear and Sierra Club can continue to build……

Friends Advocacy: Stop Yemen War

Photo by asim alnamat on Pexels.com As many of you know, some of us in Friends Meeting along with others in South Carolina are active in the first Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) South Carolina Advocacy Team.   The focus this year is on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen.   FCNL is asking that we withdraw military……