PJALS Winter Holiday Party & Potluck

PJALS Winter Holiday Party & Potluck

Thursday, December 14th from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Ave. Bring your family, friends, and a
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Your gift makes a difference!

Your gift makes a difference!

Right now, we have our largest matching challenge ever, which means you can double your impact! Every dollar you give before midnight December
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Help set our priorities!

Help set our priorities!

Our priorities, power, and budget come from members like you! Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane’s (PJALS) mission is to
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Have your change donated to benefit PJALS!

Have your change donated to benefit PJALS!

What if there were a tip jar for your personal values? What if your spare change from credit or debit
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Sign up for PJALS Action Alerts!

We’d like to let you know what’s going on with PJALS in Spokane and around the world. Simply click here, give
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Spokane WA bans the box – passes Fair Chance Hiring

Spokane WA bans the box – passes Fair Chance Hiring

After three years of tenacious organizing with I Did The Time, NAACP, Greater Spokane Progress, and our other partners in
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Director’s Report

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By Liz Moore “Save Lives, Save Jobs, Raise Revenue” is the rallying cry of Our Economic Future, a coalition of over 150 groups pushing the Washington state legislature to close wasteful corporate special interest tax loopholes. As you’ll see in these posts, PJALS members like you have been very busy raising our voices together to […]

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Rusty Nelson on Peace and War: we can refuse to have people for our enemies

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By Rusty Nelson Here in our golden years, in our pastoral, rustic homestead, Nancy and I watch quite a few movies.  It’s sometimes a good way to escape reality and, sometimes a way to confront and examine reality, depending upon perspectives. As movie-watchers, we found ourselves viewing the whoop-de-do around the presentation of the Golden Globe Awards, […]

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Clyde Bellecourt, AIM co-founder, to speak in Spokane

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PJALS is delighted to welcome Clyde Bellecourt, Wounded Knee organizer & American Indian Movement co-founder and national director, Ojibwe name Nee Gon Nway Wee Dung “Thunder Before the Storm.” Clyde Bellecourt will address the 1973 AIM occupation of and subsequent protracted government siege at Wounded Knee in S.D. as well as Native Peoples’ near-term needs & long-term […]

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Thank you for a wonderful year!

It’s such a pleasure to work with the wonderful members and volunteers who make PJALS a strong and effective organization. Thank you for your donations, your time, and your belief that we can act together to shift the balance of power toward economic justice, human rights, and peace. Click here to read about our inspiring […]

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Death and Life in the USA

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Rusty Nelson on Peace and War By Rusty Nelson The death penalty in the US looks a lot like it did in 1986. In fact it looks so similar that, for the 87th time, I’m tempted to throw up my hands and give up any hope that capital punishment will be abolished in my lifetime. But, […]

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Dr. Mark Braverman to speak in Spokane!

Co-hosted by Whitworth College and the Peace & Justice Action     League of Spokane Whitworth University, Weyerhaeuser Hall Robinson Teaching Theatre Thursday, October 20th 7pm

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Showdown at Suncadia

Showdown at Suncadia from Community-Minded TV on Vimeo.

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Community Speak-out and March for Work Not War

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1:00 pm, Saturday, October 8, Clarke Park on the corner of Garland and Division  Join PJALS members like you to commemorate 10 years of US war and occupation in Afghanistan. Speakers will include veterans and community members on the many costs of war including out-of-control military spending and the resulting lack of funding for lifeline […]

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