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Sun Jan 13, 2013, 09:56 AM

Today in Peace and Justice history on January 13, 1958

Linus Pauling presented the “Scientists’ Test Ban Petition” to the United Nations, signed by over 11,000 scientists (including 36 Nobel laureates) from 49 countries. It called for an end to nuclear weapons testing for its detrimental health, especially genetic, and ecological effects, among other reasons. continued http://bit.ly/10rOMYe

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