Harmony for Humanity: Uniting for Peace on Hiroshima Day

Sunday, August 6, 2023

Starts on  6 PM, Pacific

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Harmony for Humanity:
Uniting for Peace on Hiroshima Day


About This Event

This unique gathering brings together a diverse lineup of talent, including five hilarious comedians, four inspiring speakers and a captivating musician, all driven by a shared commitment to promote world peace.

Through laughter, thought-provoking discussions and soul-stirring melodies, this event aims to create a space where the power of humor, ideas, and music converge to facilitate important conversatios surrounding nuclear disarmament and the preservation of human rights. Together we will explore the impact of Hiroshima bombing and its lasting consequences on both the survivors and the world at large.

Our incredible comedians will infuse the evening with laughter, using their witty and insightful humor to shed light on serious topics, break down barriers, and encourage meaningful dialogue. They will remind us that even in the face of adversity, laughter can be a catalyst for change and essential tool for healing.

Date and time

Sunday, August 6, 2023
Starts on 6PM , Pacific



Will Durst

Acknowledged by peers and press alike as one of the premier political satirists in the country, Will Durst has patched together a comedy quilt of a career, weaving together columns, books, radio and television commentaries, acting, voice-overs, and most especially, stand up comedy, into a hilarious patchwork of outraged and outrageous common sense. His abiding motto is, "You can't make stuff up like this." The New York Times calls him "possibly the best political comic in the country." Fox News agrees "he's a great political satirist," while the Oregonian hails him as a "hilarious stand-up journalist.

Chloe McGovern

has performed at major clubs throughout New York City and the country, including The Comedy Cellar Underground, The Stand, Gotham Comedy Club, Caroline's, The Hollywood Improv, and The Laugh Factory, among others.

Franchesca Fiorentini

Correspondent and stand-up comedian. Host of Newsbroke and The Bitchuation Room Podcast.

Annette Mullaney

is a San Francisco-based comic who's performed all over the country, from SF Sketchfest and Austin's Out of Bounds Festival to the Detroit Women of Comedy Festival, and recently opened for Third Eye Blind. Originally from Michigan, she lived in Syria for several years and has been a software engineer, translator, and writer for a magazine that she now realizes was a money-laundering front for the cousin of a dictator.



Helen Jaccard

has been crew, public speaker and the Project Manager of the Veterans For Peace "Golden Rule" sailboat and Project since 2015. She is also a member of Women's International League for Peace & Freedom. Helen is an author and activist, educating the b public about the environmental and cultural impacts of war, militarism and the nuclear industry.

Dr. Dorsey Blake

serves as Presiding Minister of The Church for the Fellowship of All Peoples and Faculty Associate at the Pacific School of Religion. He is also a member of the Coordination Committee of the National Committee of Elders.

Norman Solomon

is an American journalist, media critic, antiwar activist, and former U.S. congressional candidate. Solomon is a longtime associate of the media watch group Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR). In 1997 he founded the Institute for Public Accuracy, which works to provide alternative sources for journalists, and serves as its executive director. Solomon's weekly column, "Media Beat", was in national syndication from 1992 to 2009.

Brett Wilkins

is a San Francisco-based writer and activist whose work focuses on issues of war and peace, and human rights. He is a staff writer at Common Dreams and a member of the international socialist writers' group Collective 20.

Mr. Takashi Tanemori

Takashi Thomas Tanemori was born in December 1937, in Hiroshima Japan. His father taught him, as the first born son, the Samurai Code, to guide him during many years of searching. After surviving the bombing of Hiroshima, less than a mile from ground zero, losing his parents, and living with relatives, he emigrated to the the Central Valley of California as a teenager. Through a series of events, he learned English, graduated from Baptist Seminary in Minnesota, married and had 3 children. Along with authoring his life story in “Hiroshima: Bridge to Forgiveness” he has become a speaker for school, university, and spiritual multi-faith gatherings to share his story of Peace through Forgiveness.


José is the Community Manager at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. In 1990, he experienced United States war from the other side, visiting his family in Panamá while it was under US occupation. He has organized against war and militarism ever since. At EFF, he has worked on teams focused on police, carceral, and border technologies.


Mike Rufo's

songs and poems arc across the waves of life. His music is gripping and eclectic, reflecting his impassioned engagement with the world. Mike's musical language builds upon powerful lyrics, soaring vocals, driving rhythms, and melodic riffs that explore emotional depths and transformation. He also mixes things up with a knack for well-conceived parody, with a dash of political punch, like his popular singles Hit the Road, Trump! and Spyin' Eyes.

Host and Panel Discussions

Vahid Razavi

Vahid Razavi Founded Ethics In Technology 10 years ago and is now the Founder of No Ethics In Big Tech, is the author of two books, The Age of Nepotism and Ethics in Tech and Lack Thereof. As a lifelong activist and humanitarian, he has produced hundreds of videos on various social issues, including Ethics In Technology, Silicon Valley, regional politics, poverty, war, and social injustice. This event is not financed, endorsed or supported in any way by any government, for-profit, or nonprofit corporation. It is 100% grassroots and supported by attendees.


Sales & Marketing

Launching Your Product in the US? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re a company looking to launch your product in the United States, you need to be aware of the specific challenges and opportunities that come with doing so. The US market is complex, and there are several things you need to consider if you want to be successful. This blog post will discuss some of the most important factors to consider when launching your product in the US.

We need to acknowledge that the US market and North America as a whole is a vast territories. You are covering 4700 kilometers and a 5-hour time zone difference. If you plan on in-person meetings and events, you will spend much of your time traveling between various cities. For your launch, you should budget the cost and time spent on travel. Business deals are not often done in one meeting; it takes time to close deals and win opportunities.

Just because you hired an agency or a small sales team, it does not guarantee success. You need to create market awareness and do demand generation campaigns. There are many ways to generate demand: trade shows, webinars, content marketing, and social media. It would be best if you also considered hiring a BizCloud to get your product in front of the right people.

When launching your product in the US, you must be mindful of the various state regulations. Depending on what industry you are in, there are different compliance issues that you need to be aware of. For example, in the healthcare industry, you must comply with HIPAA. You must comply with employment laws and data privacy regulations in California and other states.

You must also be mindful of cultural differences when launching your product in the US. What may be considered normal or polite in your home country may not be viewed the same way in the US.

Marketing and sales are not the only factors to a successful launch. It would help if you considered how your product will be used in this market. What type of language or product changes must be made. For example, if you are launching a product in the US that requires measurements in metric, you will need to make sure your product can be easily converted to imperial.

Having proper translation of your SaaS solution with documentation for help and support is important. Do not launch a product haphazerdly without the ability to service your new found customers. If your product is targeted towards a global audience, it is important to consider how you will localize your product for the US market. This may involve changing some of the language used in your product, as well as providing documentation and support in English.

How will you handle the technology infrustructure for your SaaS business? Will you use Amazon, Google or Microsoft infrastructure or setup dedicated servers?

You should also consult with an accountant or attorney familiar with US business law to ensure that you take all the necessary steps to launch your product legally and compliantly in the US.

Finally, you will need to consider the logistics of launching your product in the US. This may involve setting up a US-based company, warehouse, and distribution and channel partners. Are you looking to raise capital in the US? Will you be seeking venture funding for your products? Where should the company headquarters be based from and why?

At BizCloud we have the experince and know how to help you with a successful North America launch. We would be happy to discuss your product launch needs and how we can assist you. Thank you for considering BizCloud for your product offerings.

Sales & Marketing

Why We Start a Business in a Recession: The Best Time to Take the Leap

There’s no doubt that starting a business is risky. But what about starting a business during a recession? Is that even riskier? According to many experts, the answer is no. In fact, they say that this is actually the best time to take the leap and start your own company. So why do so many people hesitate to do this?

The main reason is that starting a business during a recession can be quite tough. There’s less money to go around, so it can be harder to get funding. And customers may be more hesitant to spend money on new products or services. But despite all of these challenges, there are still plenty of reasons to start a business during a recession.

For one, starting a business during a recession can actually be cheaper. Rent and labor costs are usually lower when the economy is struggling. And there may be more opportunities to negotiate better deals with suppliers. This can give your new business a big advantage over established companies that are struggling to cut costs.

Another reason to start a business during a recession is that there’s often less competition. Many people are too afraid to take the risk of starting a business during tough times. But this can actually be a great opportunity for you to get ahead. With fewer competitors, you may have an easier time attracting customers and growing your business.

So if you’re thinking about starting a business, don’t let a recession hold you back. This may be the best time to take the leap and finally turn your entrepreneurial dreams into reality. Who knows, your business could even thrive in spite of the challenges that come with starting up during tough economic times. So what are you waiting for? The recession may be just the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. Go for it!

Do you have any other tips for starting a business during a recession? Share them in the comments below! And if you’re thinking of starting your own business, be sure to check out BizCloud. We offer everything you need to get started, from marketing to cloud computing help. Visit us today to learn more.

Sales & Marketing

BizCloud Business Transformation: Sales and Marketing Efforts

Are you looking for ways to improve your sales and marketing efforts? If so, you need to check out BizCloud! BizCloud is a business transformation company that can help you achieve success like never before. With BizCloud, you can streamline your sales and marketing processes, optimize your operations, and much more. Plus, BizCloud Advisors are available to help you get the most out of powerful technology. Contact us today to learn more about how BizCloud can help your business!

If you want to take your business to the next level, then you need to consider BizCloud. BizCloud can help you streamline your sales and marketing efforts, optimize your operations, and more. Plus, with BizCloud Advisors, you will have access to experts who can help you get the most out of the powerful technology of cloud computing. Contact us today to get started on your business transformation with BizCloud! Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity for Business Transformation – BizCloud is the way to go! You can finally succeed in your sales and marketing efforts by utilizing BizCloud’s many features. The BizCloud Advisors are always available to help you make the most of this technology. Contact us today to get started on your Business Transformation with BizCloud! There’s no time to waste – this is the opportunity you’ve been waiting for!

Are you ready for business transformation? BizCloud can help you take your sales and marketing to the next level. Contact us today!

Sales & Marketing

Partnering in Tech based on Shared Goals and Values!

Businesses are always looking for ways to improve their reach and expand their customer base. One way to do this is by partnering with another business that shares your same goals and values. When businesses partner together, it can create a powerful alliance that can help both companies achieve success! In this blog post, we will discuss the benefits of partnering with other businesses, and how to find the right partners for your company.

There are many benefits to partnering with another business. One of the most important benefits is that it can help you reach a new customer base. When two businesses partner together, they can share resources and knowledge to help each other grow. This partnership can also lead to new opportunities for both companies, and help them tap into new markets.

In addition, partnering with another business can help you build a stronger relationship with your customers. When customers see that you are working with another company that they trust, it can help build confidence in your own brand.

If you are interested in partnering with another business, there are a few things to keep in mind. First, it is important to find a partner that shares your same goals and values. This will help ensure that you are working together towards a common goal. It is also important to find a partner that you can trust, and who has a good reputation. You want to make sure that you are working with a company that you can rely on, and who will help you grow your business.

Partnering with another business can be a great way to reach new customers, build stronger relationships, and you can trust each other. Second, it is important to consider the size of the other business. You want to make sure that the partnership is beneficial for both companies, and that it is not too one-sided. Watch out when partnering with Big Tech Companies. They use your sales data and business practices against you. You pay a price in the long term by partnering with the likes of Amazon.

Third, you will want to consider the terms of the partnership. You want to make sure that you are both comfortable with the agreement, and that it is fair for both companies. Make sure to discuss things like how long the partnership will last, what each company will contribute, and how decisions will be made. By taking the time to discuss these things up front, you can avoid any conflict down the road.

Work with BizCloud. Partner with US! We would love to share with you our strategy and business practices.

Contact our team to learn more.