Nonviolent De-escalation Training for Pride!

Nonviolent De-escalation Training for Pride!

Thursday, May 31st 5:30-8:30 pm Saranac Building, 3rd Floor Conference Room, 25 W. Main 5:30pm light refreshments 6:00-8:30 training This training is for those
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Caffe Affogato Community Day Benefiting PJALS! 

Caffe Affogato Community Day Benefiting PJALS! 

Buy an espresso drink, an Affogato with ice cream and espresso, or a tasty baked treat, and 10% of all
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Spokane Region – Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

Spokane Region – Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

Building a movement to overcome systemic racism, poverty, ecological devastation and the war economy. Everybody's got a right to live.
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“Organizing, troublemaking, peacemaking, changemaking, plus fun at the same time”  PJALS 2018 Priorities

“Organizing, troublemaking, peacemaking, changemaking, plus fun at the same time” PJALS 2018 Priorities

By Liz Moore, PJALS Director On a cold and icy day in January, I joined our PJALS Steering Committee at a
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Legislative Update on Criminal Justice Reform: some disappointment, many victories

Legislative Update on Criminal Justice Reform: some disappointment, many victories

By Shar Lichty, PJALS Organizer This year’s short legislative session was a whirlwind with the new majority seeming to have an
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 On Peace & War: Prepping a New Generation of Truth-Tellers

 On Peace & War: Prepping a New Generation of Truth-Tellers

By Rusty Nelson, former PJALS co-director In a community of people who care about what happens in Syria, D.C., Olympia, and
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Fair Trade Holiday Shopping to Benefit PJALS!

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 […]

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PJALS Books Not Bombs Benefit Book Sale + Book Donation Week

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 […]

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PJALS Newsletter Mailing Party!!!

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

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Why Race Matters Workshop

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 […]

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PJALS Voter Guide 2017

POSITIONS TAKEN BY THE PJALS STEERING COMMITTEE Local initiatives Yes on Prop 2 – Requiring safety measures for coal and oil transport If passed, Prop 2 would amend the Spokane Municipal Code to make it a class 1 civil infraction for any person or entity to allow a rail car that it owns to ship uncontained coal and […]

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Community Voting Party and Potluck: Get Your Vote on Lock

PJALS is a founding member of Smart Justice Spokane (SJS) and is co-hosting a community voting party and potluck with other SJS member organizations! Bring your ballot, family, friends, and if you like, your favorite dish to share! We sent all city and valley council candidates, as well as judicial candidates a questionnaire regarding criminal justice […]

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Workshop: Mobilizing for Equity, Justice and Community Power

Organizing Workshop: Mobilizing for Equity, Justice and Community Power How-To’s for Powerful Actions and Campaigns Saturday, October 21 from 1-5pm At SNAP’s office at 3102 W Fort Wright Drive This workshop is co-sponsored by: Greater Spokane Progress, Pride Foundation, Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, The Lands Council, Transitions, The Arc of Spokane, Spokane […]

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Coalition of Color 2017 Spokane Valley Candidate Forum When: Saturday, October 7, 10 AM – 1 PM Where: Spokane Community College Lair 1810 N. Greene St. City Council candidates who will attend the Spokane Valley forum (as of September 15): Position 1: Rod Higgins and Chris Jackson (both confirmed) Position 2: Brandi Peetz (confirmed) Position 4: […]

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