Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 08/05/2015 - 3:35pm
The mission of the Peace & Justice Center is to inform, support and energize the Sonoma County community to create peace and social justice through active non-violence. The Center Coordinator represents the Peace & Justice Center, the Board of Directors and the ideals of peace and social justice to anyone who visits, calls, or emails. The Coordinator works in collaboration with the board to support the peace and justice community of Sonoma County. The Coordinator manages the Center in a professional and ethical manner. The routine day-to-day tasks are undertaken in a way that demonstrates attention to detail, honor for each individual, and commitment to non-violence and sustained positive change. The Coordinator is expected to have knowledge of current events that affect peace and justice issues locally and around the world. Please click through for more information and instructions for applying.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Mon, 05/25/2015 - 5:33pm
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Sun, 05/24/2015 - 4:15pm
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Sun, 05/24/2015 - 10:46am
Currently set up between the Vietnam War Memorial and the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC - Swords to Plowshares/Veterans for Peace 24' tall touring bell tower is covered with silver wind-blown "bricks" made from recycled cans. It is dedicated to healing the moral injury of war.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:37am
Task Force meeting
One of the ongoing projects of the Freedom from Militarization Project has been following the work of the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force, which was created by the Board of Supervisors in the aftermath of the killing of Andy Lopez by Deputy Erick Gelhaus.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 05/20/2015 - 10:04am
A wise doughnnut maker in Tel Aviv
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Mon, 05/11/2015 - 4:52pm
Celebrate People's History: Iraq Veterans Against the War
Ten Years of Fighting for Peace and Justice is a portfolio project celebrating Iraq Veterans Against the War's (IVAW) ten year history.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Sun, 05/03/2015 - 11:28pm
In March 1965, the first teach-ins against the war on Viet Nam were held on college campuses.
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:51pm
Members of the Justice Coalition for Andy Lopez, Sonoma County Community Oversight of Police Practices (SCCOOPP), and the Andy Lopez Free Speech Picket Line attended many meeting of the Community and Local Law Enforcement Task Force. One of the things we consistently asked for was a minority report. The chair and vice chair came through for us! Thank you, Caroline and Robert!
Submitted by pjcsonoma on Wed, 04/29/2015 - 11:30pm
Saturday, May 2nd, 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.