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The 99% vs. War & Injustice: Counter-Summit for Peace and Economic Justice Chicago, May 18 – 19, 2012

In May, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) will meet in Chicago to plan continued counter-terrorism war in Afghanistan beyond 2014, increases in military spending, future wars modeled after the disastrous Libyan regime change war, and expansion of the so-called missile defense system. On the eve of the summit, the NATO-Free Future Network for Global […]

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Fair Budget Protest in Washington State

Thousands poured into Washington State’s Capitol in Olympia on President’s Day, Feb 20, 2012 to demand a fair budget. Hundreds marched, hundreds sat in on legislators’ offices, and many shouted about budget cuts and wages. But something unique briefly occurred: members of the Occupy movement from across the country as well as representatives from organizations […]

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Action Alert! 3/6: Call Senators to Oppose Lieberman-Graham Bill

3/6: Call Senators to Oppose Lieberman-Graham Bill United for Peace & Justice Legislative Working Group Thousands of AIPAC lobbyists are flooding the Capitol today, pushing members of Congress to a more belligerent stand on Iran.As early as this week, the Senate may be voting on S.Res. 380, a dangerous bill introduced by Senators Lieberman, Casey […]

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April 13-15-Protest Drones, Nukes-making and Bradley Manning’s imprisonment in one weekend!!! Join Ann Wright and Pace n Bene in Kansas City, Missouri  for a weekend rabble-rousing. Resist DRONEs at Whiteman Air Force Base, NUKE-Parts making in Kansas City, MO and truthteller BRADLEY MANNING’S imprisonment at nearby Fort Leavenworth, Kansas (before he is taken to Fort Meade, MD […]

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Register for UFPJ’s Occupy Peace Summit! Feb 24-26th

Register      GOALS       AGENDA        TRANSPORTATION         ACCOMMODATIONS      HOMESTAYS      FOOD If you would like to register for the UFPJ’s Occupy Peace Summit please click here! Occupy Peace, a weekend of planning, sharing and training, February 24-26 in Philadelphia, PA. It has been a little over three years […]

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Protest the Next Nuclear Missile Test at Vandenberg Air Force Base!

On June 22, 2011 the U.S. Air Force Global Strike Command launched a Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from Vandenberg Air Force Base on the central coast of California. The missile, carrying a simulated nuclear warhead, traveled 4,200 miles before hitting its predetermined target near Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands. As stated by […]

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Save The Date! UFPJ Member Group Meeting Feb 24-27th

We are writing to invite your organization to participate in Occupy Peace, a weekend of planning, sharing and training, February 24-27 in Philadelphia, PA.  It has been a little over three years since United for Peace and Justice (UFPJ) had a national strategy meeting.  The financial crisis that hit this country hit UFPJ too, and […]

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KC Financing for Nuclear Weapons Parts

In a public-private partnership, 14 private investors have purchased Kansas City municipal bonds for $673 million for construction of a new plant making and procuring nuclear weapons parts. For the first 20 years, this plant will be owned by the local Planned Industrial Expansion Authority. When citizens have tried to challenge this arrangement, we were […]

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Senate Votes on “Defense” Bill TODAY

TODAY is the Senate’s turn to vote on FY2012 “Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which the House passed yesterday evening by a vote of 283-138. This bill contains $554 billion for the Pentagon base budget and another $115.5 billion for the wars, and includes dangerous provisions for the “indefinite detention” of terrorism suspects. (Roll Call Here) […]

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