9th Annual Peace & Justice Action Conference: Building Beyond the Moment!

9th Annual Peace & Justice Action Conference: Building Beyond the Moment!

Online registration is now closed. You can register at the door Saturday morning! Registration & breakfast start at 8:00; program
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Stronger Connections: Nonviolent Communications for Awareness and Action

Stronger Connections: Nonviolent Communications for Awareness and Action

PJALS is delighted to offer this workshop on the fundamentals of Nonviolent Communication and how NVC principles can help us
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No War! Stop the Trump-Pence Drive to Destruction

No War! Stop the Trump-Pence Drive to Destruction

Only Congress can declare war. No one person should have their finger on the button! But Trump’s impulsive, volatile actions
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4 Ways You Can Help to End the Death Penalty in 2018

4 Ways You Can Help to End the Death Penalty in 2018

PJALS Inland NW Death Penalty Abolition Group has worked hard the past several years, with our partners across the state,
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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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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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Register Now: Peace and Economic Justice Action Conference

Registration is now open for our March 19 Peace and Economic Justice Action Conference. Simply click on the “Register Now” button in the box to your right. Or, copy and paste this into your browser: http://pejac2011.eventbrite.com/ You’ll see a complete list of the workshops we’re offering. Check it out and register now! And please invite […]

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Rethink Afghanistan will keynote our Peace and Economic Justice Action Conference

Have you marked your calendar for our Peace and Economic Justice Action Conference on March 18-19? Come welcome our keynote speaker, Derrick Crowe from Rethink Afghanistan to speak on our theme: Bring Our Billions Home: The Cost of War and Our Communities’ Needs. (Check out this video of Derrick connecting the dots between war spending […]

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Children Under Occupation: Friday Feb 11

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Bringing Clean Water to the Children of Gaza Bring a friend as PJALS’ Palestine-Israel Human Rights Committee hosts Ziad Abbas from the The Middle East Children’s Alliance to learn about “Children Under Occupation: Human Rights, International Solidarity and Water in Palestine.” MECA’s Maia Project (Arabic for “water”) began when the Student Parliament at the UN […]

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Explore Nonviolence with PJALS

We’re looking forward to our workshop series, Exploring Nonviolence, which will begin on January 29. This series is the second we’ve offered in the last year, and these workshops will focus on structural and institutional forms of violence and successful ways to challenge them. Come join the conversation!

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King supports war? Not so much.

As we prepare to launch our campaign to Bring Our Billion$ Home on Martin Luther King day, the Pentagon has been busy too: figuring out how to claim that King would support US war in Afghanistan. Check out Rethink Afghanistan’s great short new video putting the lie to this claim: And join us Monday in […]

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