The Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane is teaming up with Smart Justice Spokane and I Did the Time to invite those in the community who have experienced the realities of the criminal justice system to share their stories through the Smart Justice PhotoVoice Project.Read More »
Today at 5 p.m. volunteers from the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane will gather on the corner of Division and North River Drive to show their opposition to U.S. intervention in Iraq.Read More »
"Out of the Shadows" — a Palestine film festival, presented by PJALS and the Arab Culture Club of Spokane Community College, continues throughout April.Read More »
When police pepper-sprayed and arrested a group of activists at Occupy UC Davis in California in 2011, the Rev. Kristin Stoneking (then campus chaplain) stepped in, helping alleviate a tense, and potentially violent situation between law enforcement, university administration and students.Read More »
Today, as the national debate over sequestration cuts and budget priorities wages on, locals will make their voices heard by delivering hand-written letters and "Money for People, Not for War" photo petitions to Rep. McMorris-Rodgers, Sen. Patty Murray and Sen. Maria Cantwell. This is the latest in a series of actions from community members calling for Pentagon cuts and shifting funds to education, healthcare and community needs, according to the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane.Read More »
The fourth annual Peace and Economic Justice Action Conference will take place March 15-16 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane, 4340 W. Fort George Wright Drive.
Organized by the Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, or PJALS, the conference aims to educate people on local and national issues, get them excited about positive change and help provide ways for to put their interests and passions into action.Read More »