Snapshots from our Young Activist Leaders Program posters made by new YALPistas at our 2017-2018 orientation; 2016-17 graduation; 2017 spring retreat.
Instead of tabling at the Festival of Fair Trade this year, PJALS is partnering with our friends at peace and justice publisher Syracuse Cultural Workers to offer you great products and raise funds to support our work. This allows you to choose the perfect shirt, bumper sticker, button, or book to fit your holiday shopping […]
Drop off your already read books to benefit the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane and share some good reads! Where: Donation Boxes set up at the Community Building at 35 W. Main Avenue, Suite 120M Spokane, WA 99201-066 When: 11/7 to 11/14 from 10 am – 5 pm Then join us the following week for the […]
One of the brightest highlights of 2017: The anti-immigrant profiling initiative Proposition 1 ballot was tossed off the fall ballot by Superior Court Judge Julie McKay! Prop 1 would have invited rampant racial profiling and harassment against Latinos, Asian Americans, Arab Americans, and others presumed to be “foreign” based on how they look or sound. […]
In response to the settlement in the Mitchell and Jessen lawsuit, the Peace & Justice Action League released the following statement along with information on upcoming speaking events we are co-hosting with Washington State Religious Campaign Against Torture, and Spokane Veterans for Peace-Chapter 035. Statement from Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane: We celebrate […]
In August, white nationalist violence in Charlottesville and a surge of proposed and actual hate gatherings in other American cities put the rise of organized white supremacist groups on front pages around the country, with the Trump-Pence administration validating the goodness of these marchers. The Trump-Pence administration also announced an escalation of US involvement in […]
Help us get our Handful of Salt Newsletter out while enjoying time and sharing community with other PJALS members! Where: Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane (PJALS) 35 W Main Ave, Spokane, Washington 9920 When: Thursday November 16th at 1pm-4pm
When: November 11 at 9 AM – 5 PM Where: Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane 4340 W Fort George Wright Dr, Spokane, Washington 99224 Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/why-race-matters-workshop-tickets-38819223342?aff=efbevent Understanding why and how to use a racial equity lens is a key skill for progressive activists! This workshop will help our community develop a collective understanding and common language around institutional and structural racism and […]