PJALS Winter Party & Potluck

PJALS Winter Party & Potluck

You are Invited! PJALS Winter Party & Potluck Tuesday, December 18, 6-8 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Bring your favoite dish to
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Protect Passenger Rights!

Protect Passenger Rights!

We need you: Next Monday, October 22, the Spokane City Council will vote on an important ordinance to protect passenger
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Meet our 2018-19 Interns!

Meet our 2018-19 Interns!

Welcome to our 2018-19 Interns! Brooke Sutton Brooke Sutton joined PJALS this fall as an intern through Eastern Washington University’s School of
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Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale

Books Not Bombs – PJALS Benefit Booksale

Books Not Bombs - PJALS Benefit Booksale Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Thursday, Nov 1 12-6pm Friday, Nov 2 12-6pm
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PJALS Member Potluck and Voting Party

PJALS Member Potluck and Voting Party

PJALS Member Potluck & Voting Party Wednesday, Oct 24 5:30-8 pm Community Building Lobby, 35 W. Main Bring food, your ballot, and your
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WA Supreme Court Ends the Death Penalty!

WA Supreme Court Ends the Death Penalty!

PJALS Statement on the WA Supreme Court ruling to end the death penalty: As an organization whose mission is to build
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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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Community Groups Urge Council and Mayor Not to Repeal 2010 Ombudsman Ordinance

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Three Spokane public interest organizations who’ve been deeply involved in pushing Spokane city government toward independent oversight of its police department are calling upon the City Council and Mayor Mary Verner to maintain the independence of Spokane’s Office of Police Ombudsman. In response to an arbitrator’s July 11, 2011 ruling—ordering the City to rescind its […]

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Juan Melendez, death row exoneree, in Spokane this weekend!

  Juan Melendez, exonerated from Florida’s death row, will kick-off a state wide tour in Spokane speaking on his experience as an innocent man on death row and life after exoneration. Sunday, September 25th Sacred Heart Parish Hall, 219 E. Rockwood Blvd 1pm Whitworth University, Weyerhauser Hall 7pm Monday, September 26th Barbieri Courtroom at Gonzaga […]

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Breaking Arab and Muslim Stereotypes

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Justice-minded volunteers, inspired by the need to counter Islamophobia and anti-Arab racism, worked hard to create an interactive, multi-media exhibit to educate against bigotry. The display debuted on Saturday, Sept 10, to positive and thoughtful comments. If you’d like to bring this exhibit and presentation to your organization, campus, or classroom, please contact us at […]

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Dan Treecraft

Dandelion B. Treecraft died August 4, 2011

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The Great Depression is happening at Rep. McMorris-Rodgers office Thursday, August 18th

The march is being organized and sponsored by SEIU 775 and 1199, Working Washington Coalition, the Spokane Labor Council, Washington Community Action Network, PJALS, and FUSE Washington.  Whose side is Rep. McMorris-Rodgers on? We need good jobs for people in Washington state. But Rep. McMorris-Rodgers  consistently votes for policies that benefit only the very rich […]

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Your voice is needed now: New date for vote on police oversight

As the Inlander and the Spokesman Review are reporting, the Spokane City Council is preparing to rush through an ordinance that would strip the Spokane Office of Police Ombudsman of the hard-won authority the office needs to do its work for the public. PJALS members like you, along with members of more than a dozen other […]

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