Protect Passenger Rights!

Protect Passenger Rights!

We need you: Next Monday, October 22, the Spokane City Council will vote on an important ordinance to protect passenger
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Meet our 2018-19 Interns!

Meet our 2018-19 Interns!

Welcome to our 2018-19 Interns! Brooke Sutton Brooke Sutton joined PJALS this fall as an intern through Eastern Washington University’s School of
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Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale

Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale

Books Not Bombs - PJALS Benefit Booksale Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Thursday, Nov 1 12-6pm Friday, Nov 2 12-6pm
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PJALS Member Potluck and Voting Party

PJALS Member Potluck and Voting Party

PJALS Member Potluck & Voting Party Wednesday, Oct 24 5:30-8 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Bring food, your ballot, and your
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WA Supreme Court Ends the Death Penalty!

WA Supreme Court Ends the Death Penalty!

PJALS Statement on the WA Supreme Court ruling to end the death penalty: As an organization whose mission is to build
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PJALS Voter Guide 2018

PJALS Voter Guide 2018

POSITIONS TAKEN BY THE PJALS STEERING COMMITTEE Statewide & local initiatives YES on I-940 - Police Training & Community Safety This measure would require
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Protect Passenger Rights!

We need you: Next Monday, October 22, the Spokane City Council will vote on an important ordinance to protect passenger rights for a safer Spokane. Please speak out and show your support!  No one should have to travel in fear. Yet federal enforcement agencies have been boarding buses in Spokane without suspicion or a warrant. […]

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Meet our 2018-19 Interns!

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Welcome to our 2018-19 Interns! Brooke Sutton Brooke Sutton joined PJALS this fall as an intern through Eastern Washington University’s School of Social Work. Brooke has always been passionate about helping others and promoting change.  Her original intent was to work with at-risk youth and obtain her CDP. After looking into some of the work […]

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Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale

Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Thursday, Nov 1 12-6pm Friday, Nov 2 12-6pm Saturday, Nov 3 10am-3pm Kids books, cookbooks, fiction, nonfiction … all the books! Facebook event to share and invite your friends WANT TO DONATE BOOKS? We’re delighted to accept book donations starting Tuesday, October 23 […]

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PJALS Member Potluck and Voting Party

PJALS Member Potluck & Voting Party Wednesday, Oct 24 5:30-8 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Bring food, your ballot, and your friends! Join us for our annual membership meeting: Tasty potluck nosh, voter guide on initiatives, quick reports on activities and finances! Kids and potential members welcome! Kid activities available. PJALS 2018 Voter […]

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WA Supreme Court Ends the Death Penalty!

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PJALS Statement on the WA Supreme Court ruling to end the death penalty: As an organization whose mission is to build a just and nonviolent world, PJALS has actively worked to repeal the death penalty for 34 years. Today we celebrate the WA Supreme Court’s ruling which affirmed our analysis that the death penalty is […]

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PJALS Voter Guide 2018

POSITIONS TAKEN BY THE PJALS STEERING COMMITTEE Statewide & local initiatives YES on I-940 – Police Training & Community Safety This measure would require all law enforcement officers in the state to receive violence de-escalation and mental health training, as developed by the criminal justice training commission. It would require law enforcement personnel to provide first-aid […]

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Protest Vice President Mike Pence in Spokane!

On Tuesday October 2, Vice President Mike Pence is expected to appear in Spokane! If Vice President Pence has his way, our future wouldn’t be far off from Margaret Atwood’s dystopian Handmaid’s Tale, a book that deeply terrified me at an early age. So we’re calling all Handmaids (and activists) to show up in solidarity […]

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Rusty Nelson on Peace and War: Power to the Peaceful!

Rusty Nelson on Peace and War: Power to the Peaceful! “Power to the Peaceful” is emblazoned upon one of my favorite t-shirts, the one commemorating the VFP National Convention of 2013. Hollis Higgins brought it to me from Madison, Wisconsin, and it’s part of my motivation for attending the convention in St. Paul, this August. […]

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