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Continuing to Build the Dream

  Please join United for Peace and Justice in commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington on August 24th in our nation’s capital. We need a strong peace and anti-war contingent to speak to the injustices faced by marchers in 1963, and those still endured today. We will echo King’s words about the inextricable […]

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Posters for the March on Washington

Check out these posters to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. Download and print to spread the message of working for peace and justice We need your help to print posters for the August 24th March. Donate here today!  Click on the images below to download a PDF of the poster (Poster […]

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Let Us Remember King by Making His Dream a Reality

Today marks the 45th anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one of history’s greatest champions for peace and justice. Dr. King died working to bring about his vision of a just and peaceful world. Killed in Memphis TN by an assassin’s bullet, King was in the city to support striking Black […]

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Organize a Public Reading of Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” Speech in your Community

In the years following the September 11 terrorist attacks, peace and justice groups in Oakland, California have organized a number of successful public readings of Dr. King’s “Beyond Vietnam” speech in front of our Federal Building.  We have involved local elected officials, community activists and students in the readings, which have often been preceded by […]

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