Special Reception with Mandy Manning

Rising Up Strong: A Culture of Love & Belonging

Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane's 2019 Luncheon Benefit PJALS is delighted to host Mandy Manning as the Keynote...
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War kNOw More: Our Militarism Costs U.S.

War kNOw More: Our Militarism Costs U.S.

Friday, March 22 6:30-8:30 pm Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane, 4340 W. Ft. George Wright Dr Please join us for...
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10th Annual Peace & Justice Action Conference: Building Beyond the Moment!

10th Annual Peace & Justice Action Conference: Building Beyond the Moment!

Our 10th Annual Peace & Justice Action Conference: Building Beyond the Moment will be held February 22nd-23rd at the Unitarian Universalist Church...
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2018 Year End Matching Challenge

2018 Year End Matching Challenge

Imagine everyday people accomplishing extraordinary things together to build a just and nonviolent world -- uniting to address systemic racism,...
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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...
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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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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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