MAR 13, 2013 – Our buddies over at Global Zero have teamed up with Michael Douglas and made a powerful video calling for Obama to get the whole world involved, and help rid the world of nuclear weapons once and for all. They issued a press release saying:
"Michael Douglas, R.E.M., Pearl Jam, Tom Morello, Serj Tankian Join Other Artists in Support of Global Zero Campaign Calling on President Obama to Set World’s Course to Zero Nukes
Queen Noor, Valerie Plame Wilson Kick-Off Grassroots Campaign with Support from United Nations and 75 Leaders Urging Obama to Start First Multilateral Talks to Reduce Nuclear Arms
Washington, DC – Celebrities, musicians and major campaign organizations are turning out in support of Global Zero’s new international campaign calling on President Obama to set the world’s course to zero nuclear weapons by negotiating further cuts in massive U.S.–Russian Cold War nuclear arsenals and bringing other nuclear powers into the first international negotiations to reduce nuclear arms globally.
As part of the launch, Global Zero released a two-minute inspirational video narrated by Michael Douglas, which in its first week was seen by tens of thousands of people, aired in broadcast interviews with Her Majesty Queen Noor and former CIA operative Valerie Plame Wilson on MSNBC, CNN, Yahoo News and Huffington Post, and was promoted by the United Nations, MoveOn.org and Greenpeace as well as celebrities, bands and artists such as Richard Branson, Pearl Jam, R.E.M., Serj Tankian and Tom Morello, among many others."
Watch the video below, and read more on the Global Zero website here.