PJALS Priority Survey

PJALS Priority Survey

  Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane’s (PJALS) mission is to engage everyday people to build a just and nonviolent
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Klein’s Strategy, Barber’s Campaign

Klein’s Strategy, Barber’s Campaign

By Liz Moore, PJALS Director   Since 45 won the electoral college, SHOCK has been a daily re-occurrence! Shock Doctrine author Naomi
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Rusty Nelson on Peace and War: “Victory”

Rusty Nelson on Peace and War: “Victory”

How many times have you used the word "Victory" in 2017, and what could you have possibly meant?  Military victory
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Now’s the Time for Fair Hiring!

Now’s the Time for Fair Hiring!

Our families and neighbors need a Fair Chance Hiring Ordinance for Spokane! Mass incarceration is hurting our families and community!
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Fair Trade Holiday Shopping to Benefit PJALS!

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
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PJALS Holiday Party & Potluck

PJALS Holiday Party & Potluck

Thursday, December 14th from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Ave. Bring your favorite dish to share
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Help Send Young Activists to AMP Next Weekend!

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Help send young PJALS leaders to “Building Communities of Hope – Activists Mobilizing for Power” training conference in Portland, OR, Aug 11-13! AMP is a unique three-day training and networking conference for community-based leaders, staff, and volunteers of groups organizing for justice. Read about the small group heading to Portland to build skill, make connections, […]

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Peace Memorial for Nagasaki & Hiroshima

  Gather behind the Convention Center near the Spokane River to join Peace & Justice Action League members to commemorate the 225,000+ lives ended in Nagasaki and Hiroshima by the US’s atomic bombs on civilian cities in 1945. President Donald Trump has proposed to boost federal spending on new nuclear weapons by more than $1 […]

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Ban the Box Family BBQ & Community Meeting

All welcome – invite your friends! Friday Aug 4, 6p-8p, at Morning Star Baptist Church, 3909 W Rowan Ave, Spokane, Washington 99205 Our families and neighbors need “Ban the Box,” our Fair Hiring Ordinance for Spokane! Let’s come together and talk about what’s real: Mass incarceration is hurting our families and community! Without a Fair Hiring […]

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Spokane Veterans for Peace – Fairchild Truth to Power Rally

Fairchild Air Force is celebrating its 75th anniversary. Join Spokane Veterans for Peace in saying no to the largest source of toxic emissions, to the dumping of fuel over our heads, to a Superfund site, to the ongoing poisoning of our air and water, to refueling bombers wreaking devastation in Yemen and elsewhere. Saturday July […]

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Come talk with voters who care about racism!

PJALS Voter Canvass – No on Prop 1 Saturday July 29, 10a-2p Gather at the Community Building, 35 W. Main. All welcome! Talking with voters face-to-face is the MOST important way we will defeat Prop 1, the anti-immigrant profiling initiative on our Spokane City ballot this November – and YOU can do it! This is […]

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Nearly 400 Heads 400 Hearts and 800 Hands Come Together

Food brings people together, this is known all too well, though you need more than just food to nourish your head, heart, and hands. Just over a month ago, Peace & Justice Action League of Spokane (PJALS) hosted Head Heart & Hands: Moving Forward Together Luncheon and it was a remarkable success thanks to Spokane’s […]

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Militarism, Islamophobia, and the Trump-Bannon-Pence Vision

PJALS Community Presentation: Militarism, Islamophobia, and the Trump-Bannon-Pence Vision Thursday June 29, 2017   6:00pm – 8:00pm Westminster United Church of Christ, 417 S. Washington, Spokane, Washington Share & invite your friends!   What does Militarism look like under President Trump?  How does it connect to white supremacy, xenophobia, corporate exploitation, torture, Christian supremacy, patriarchy and far-right power?  […]

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A sitdown with Lisa Brown

I had the privilege of sitting down and interviewing former Washington State Senate majority leader, and our keynote speaker for our Head, Heart & Hands luncheon, Lisa Brown. You’ve been a champion of vulnerable populations for quite some time and in your past work in the legislature. How did you get started down the path […]

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