Washington Against Nuclear Weapons (WANW) is a statewide coalition that aims to reduce and eliminate all components of the 1.7 trillion dollar rebuild of the US nuclear weapons arsenal. Our ultimate goal is to prevent nuclear war and abolish nuclear weapons worldwide.



nuclear weapons are present in our world.



of them belong to the United States and Russia.


$1.7 trillion

of the US budget is projected to be used towards building our nuclear stockpile over the next 30 years.

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Our coalition represents leaders in peace organizations, the labor movement, environmental groups, communities of color, faith groups, and health professionals. Given the current political landscape, we are working collaboratively to reduce and/or eliminate all components of the proposed rebuild of the US nuclear arsenal. To make this effort effective, we believe it is essential to build a diverse and united coalition of Washington organizations.

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New Clear News

Washington Against Nuclear Weapons Coalition’s satirical newspaper - the nuclear weapons news we wish was being reported!

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WANW has 46 Partner Organizations

(as of September 2019)

American Federation of Teachers - Washington
Beyond the Bomb
 Church Council of Greater Seattle
Doctors for America, WA
 Earthcare Not Warfare
East Jefferson County Ministerial Association
 El Centro de la Raza
 Fellowship of Reconciliation - Fire Mountain
Fellowship of Reconciliation - Olympia
 Fellowship of Reconciliation - Seattle
 Fellowship of Reconciliation - Tacoma
 Fellowship of Reconciliation - Western Washington
 From Hiroshima to Hope
 Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action
 Health Alliance International
JACL Seattle
Lewis County Coalition to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
Micah Gathering, Whidbey Island
No More Bombs - Fidalgo Island
Olympia Coalition to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
Olympic Peninsula Progressives
 Pax Christi Pacific Northwest
 Pax Christi Spokane
Peace Action Group of Plymouth Church UCC
 Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane
 Phinney Neighbors for Peace and Justice
Physicians for a National Health Program
Port Townsend Friends Meeting
Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace and Justice
 Snohomish County Peace Action
 Social Equity Educators
 South Seattle Climate Action Network
 UN Association - Seattle
 Veterans for Peace - Bellingham
 Veterans for Peace - Rachel Corrie Chapter (Olympia)
 Veterans for Peace - Seattle
 Veterans for Peace - Spokane
Washington Coalition to Protect our Patients
 Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility
 West Seattle Neighbors for Peace and Justice
Whatcom Peace and Justice Center
 World Citizens for Peace - Tri-Cities

Global Zero
Seattle Education Association
Union of Concerned Scientists
Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane