Peninsula Activist News
World Water Day: Advancing the Human Right to Water in the United States
Senior Climate Activists Rally Across US to ‘Stop Dirty Banks’
The Illegal Invasion of Iraq: Never Forget
US Strike Activity Surged in 2022 as SCOTUS Workers’ Rights Ruling Looms
More Americans expressed approval of unions last year than they have in more than 50 years. But unions may be under threat as the U.S. Supreme Court weighs a key labor case.
As Pentagon Budget Nears $1 Trillion, Groups Tell Biden: Enough
We reject pouring our dollars into outdated ships, malfunctioning planes, or record-breaking contractor CEO salaries.
The Rail Unions Warned Us: Greed Is Dangerous
Following multiple, dangerous derailments across the country, those working the railroad have a solution to the nation’s rail crisis: public ownership.
Action Alert: Sign a Letter to Congress for Nuclear Disarmament
Ask your Representative to become a co-sponsor of H.Res. 77. Sign the letter today!
US Lawmakers Reintroduce Bill to End Authorizations for ‘Horrific Forever Wars’
Since 9/11, so-called “counterterrorism operations” have exploded across the globe with little to no oversight, necessitating further congressional action to rein in Pentagon aggression.
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The Peninsula Peace and Justice Center is the area’s leading grassroots voice for peace, justice & human rights.
“The Peninsula Peace and Justice Center has been one of the most effective of the activist groups.” – Prof. Noam Chomsky
We believe democracy occurs every day – when people actively participate. Based in Palo Alto, we present the world’s leading progressive speakers, produce a free monthly forum, and when needed, organize demonstrations, vigils, and petition campaigns. Since 1981, we’ve been the local face of effective grassroots action.