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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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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Action Alert calling for a full and complete withdrawal from Afghanistan!

Click here for an action alert from United for Peace and Justice calling for a full and complete withdrawal  from Afghanistan. “The President wants to have it both ways.  He knows that his supporters (and most independents and, increasingly, Republicans) hate this war.  He knows the U.S. still has 14 million still unemployed, that state and local governments […]

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If you were in Congress, which budget would you choose?

You may not be in Congress but you too can vote for the budget that will be best for the country!  Click here to take this quick poll! Do you think the Pentagon budget should be “off the table,” but cuts to Medicare, education, and the social safety net should be? Do you think the […]

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Pride 2011: Accept All–No Exceptions

You wouldn’t know it from the weather, but it’s time for June and Pride month! Celebrate! PJALS is proud to be part of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and allied community! There are four ways you can join the Spokane’s Pride Celebration with PJALS: Invite your friends to watch and discuss Out in the […]

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The Joy of “No”

by Liz Moore, reprinted from our May-June 2011 newsletter, the Handful of Salt Lately I’ve noticed a pattern: I have repeatedly been told my words should be more positive, that campaigns we’re involved in should shout louder what they are for and less about what they are against. Yes, we should say what we’re for: […]

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How much did you pay for war this year?

Tax Day is April 18. Want to know how much of your tax bill comes from war spending? Find out with Rethink Afghanistan’s new Afghanistan War Tax Calculator–and then tell Congress you want your money back! http://rethinkafghanistan.com/iou I paid almost $1500. Makes me think about what else I would have done with that money, like […]

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Afghanistan: A Country, Not a War

Blogger and activist David Swanson is in Afghanistan and has begun posting his diary of his trip, which includes meetings (and video) with Afghans leading nonviolent work for peace and justice. Check it out here: KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — In honor of April 4, 1967, and April 4, 1968, when Martin Luther King, Jr., spoke out […]

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Your Liberation is Bound Up With Mine: Reflections on Exploring Nonviolence

Director’s Report by Liz Moore Reprinted from the March-April Handful of Salt I’m so glad we were able to offer this second series on Exploring Nonviolence in January and February. Nonviolence is often misunderstood as a way of avoiding conflict. On the contrary, active nonviolence—militant nonviolence, as Cesar Chavez termed it—is a way of engaging […]

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Kick off our week of education and action!

Friday: ground-breaking documentary “Rethink Afghanistan” Sunday: premiere of “Phil Ochs: There But for Fortune” Join us for two documentaries this weekend as we kick off our week of education and action to mark the 8th anniversary of US war and occupation in Iraq. In this 10th year of US war and occupation in Afghanistan, join […]

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