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Stop War with North Korea; Online Teach-ins Continue Wednesday

Those of us who know that diplomacy, not aggression, is needed in North Korea have a responsibility to oppose any military threats or action taken in the name of the United States. United for Peace and Justice calls on all peace groups and organizations to take action to protest the unhinged nuclear threats coming from the […]

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Divest from the War Machine Summit in Washington, D.C.

Saturday, October 21st, 20179:00am-5:00pmSunday, October 22, 201710:00am-1:00pmUDC Law School, Washington DC4340 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008As Trump is creating dangerous confrontations with North Korea and Iran, while increasing the militarization of our streets, join us to target his defense contractor cronies profiting from the chaos.On October 21-22, 2017 we will kick off of the […]

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Congratulations to ICAN for Earning Nobel Peace Prize

The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons [ICAN] went to the right campaign at the right moment!As the dangers of nuclear escalation rise to levels not seen in decades, we are greatly heartened by this validation of organizing by civil society that placed humanitarian concerns above “national security,” […]

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Sign the Petition: Support NFL Players, Oppose Racism & Trumpism!

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Sad Anniversary. 16 Years in Afghanistan; Tell Trump to Get Us Out!

Afghanistan – The Forgotten War Watching the PBS series on Vietnam is a graphic reminder of the horrors of war.  Unfortunately, one of the few things the U.S. government learned from Vietnam was how to hide the horrors of the Afghanistan war from public view as much as possible, to prevent the backlash received during […]

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Calling for a Strong Antiwar Movement Response to Trump’s Illegal, War-inciting Speech to the UN General Assembly

United for Peace and Justice (UFPJ) condemns President Donald Trump’s September 19 United Nations speech. That speech signaled, in our estimation, a dramatic turn in US foreign policy toward more aggression and more war.Filled with threats and falsehoods, Trump’s speech, delivered on the floor of the UN General Assembly, was perhaps the most warlike by a US […]

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LISTEN: National Briefing Call on the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty

UFPJ’s National Briefing Call  on the Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty Monday, September 18, 2017 8:30 pm EDT/5:30 pm PDT On December 22, 2016, President-elect Trump tweeted: “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes”. On July 7, 2017, at the […]

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Nuclear Disarmament NOT Nuclear Threats

United for Peace and Justice objects in the strongest possible terms to President DonaldTrump’s August 8 nuclear threat to “rain fire and fury like the world has never seen” onhuman beings. Trump doubled down on his alarming threat to North Korea two dayslater, saying: “Maybe it wasn’t tough enough.” The world has seen the devastation […]

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COMMUNITIES NATIONWIDE BACK US CONFERENCE OF MAYORS IN OPPOSITION TO TRUMP MILITARY SPENDING

In early July at the 2017 US Conference of Mayors meeting in Miami, 253 mayors from big cities to rural towns unanimously adopted a resolution condemning the Trump Administration’s immoral proposal to add $54 billion to the already grossly inflated military budget of over $600 billion. Across the nation, peace, justice, labor, environmental, and community […]

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Direct from Hiroshima, Jackie Shares Appeal for Survival

From Jackie Cabasso, National Co-convener, United for Peace and Justice Executive Director, Western States Legal FoundationGreetings of peace from Hiroshima, where I’m attending the 2017 World Conference Against Atomic and Hydrogen Bombs, with nearly 100 peace activists from 21 countries and more than 200 Japanese. Today marks the 72 nd anniversary of the U.S. atomic […]

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