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Congratulating AFL-CIO for Adopting Resolution 50: War is Not the Answer

United for Peace and Justice congratulates the AFL-CIO for adopting Resolution 50: War is Not the Answer at its recent convention, on October 25, 2017.  In Resolution 50, “[T]he AFL-CIO calls upon the president and Congress to bring the war dollars home and make our priority as a nation rebuilding this country’s crumbling infrastructure, creating millions of living wage jobs and […]

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End U.S. Responsibility for the Humanitarian Crisis in Yemen (2015-now)

Crisis in Yemen continues with tens of thousands of people killed, 19 million people on the verge of starvation, and a raging cholera epidemic that has made more than half a million people ill. Saudi Arabia has been bombing Yemen and blocking key harbors so that food cannot get to the people. And the United States […]

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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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This Memorial Day, Join Veterans on the March!

Veterans on the March! Stop Endless War • Build for Peace! Rally and March to the White House Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 11 a.m. Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C. Donald Trump and his administration are intent on destroying this planet with utter disregard for our children and grandchildren. Veterans cannot be silent. Join Veterans For Peace […]

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MOBILIZE TO PASS CITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS AGAINST TRUMP’S ANTI-HUMAN WAR BUDGET!

In mid-March, President Trump released his proposed $1 trillion federal budget. The proposed Trump Budget, while increasing the Pentagon’s war budget by $54 billion and allocating $1.4 billion to upgrade the U.S. nuclear arsenal (under the Department of Energy), includes the following: 31 percent cut in EPA’s budget (laying off over 3,000 scientists); 20 percent […]

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Host or Attend a Rapid Response Action to Protest US Military Action in Syria

Peace and Justice activists are taking to the streets to protest the illegal and dangerous US military action in Syria. UFPJ is calling for local actions across the country to stop US military involvement in Syria! Read our statement from earlier today. Act now, to host an action in your community to resist the Trump […]

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Stop US Military Action In Syria. Call the White House & Congress

Once again, the United States is sliding towards a wider war in the Middle East. Only two days after the first allegations of the use of chemical weapons against a village in Syria, the United States has attacked an air base in Syria with more than fifty sea launched cruise missiles. With both Russian and […]

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A Call to Conscience. MLK’s Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence. Relevance to U.S. Wars and Militarism Today

50 years ago, on April 4, 1967 at Riverside Church, in NYC, Martin Luther King delivered his powerful and most controversial speech, “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence”.   No longer willing to keep silent about the immorality of the Vietnam War, knowing the intense criticism he would receive for speaking out, he nevertheless was […]

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Stop Trump from Starting Nuclear War- Sign the Movement-wide Petition!

In the last few months, the peace and justice movement has united and effectively fought back against racism, islamophobia, and militarism. We’re listening and responding to the people and one thing is clear: Americans don’t want Donald Trump to have supreme authority to launch a nuclear strike! Right now, Trump has the power to start […]

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Take Action to Stop Endless War at the Inauguration

Join the many actions to resist the many -isms that define Trump and to a US foreign policy that wages war for profit, no matter who is in the White House. Please RSVP for the event on Facebook and fill out the form  for up to the minute announcements of what United for Peace and Justice […]

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