Peninsula Activist News

Now or Never: Local Climate Action Youth Leaders (Webinar)

Film Screening Now or Never: A Generation of Climate Warriors (Produced by Al Jazeera TV; 25 minutes) Followed by discussion with JULIA ZEITLIN & AVROH...

‘The Land Theft Continues’: Israel Announces Biggest West Bank Seizure in Over 30 Years

Israel’s goal, according to Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich, is to “establish facts on the ground” in service of annexing the Palestinian lands.

Justice Sotomayor: “With fear for our democracy, I dissent.”

"The relationship between the President and the people he serves has shifted irrevocably. In every use of official power, the President is now a king above...

‘Gift to Corporate Greed’: Dire Warnings as Supreme Court Scraps Chevron Doctrine

"By handing policy decisions usually deliberated over by experts to lower level judges, the Supreme Court has set off a seismic political shift that primarily...

‘Bribery Has a Green Light’ as Supreme Court Overturns Mayor’s Conviction

"A court with utter chutzpah for its own ethics misconduct is saying ethics don't matter in governing—big money can rule. What a disgrace." By Brett Wilkins...

Video: The Disastrous Role of the US in Haiti

A conversation with PIERRE LABOSSIERE and SETH DONNELLY of Haiti Action Committee and Haiti...

Bernie Sanders: No, I Will Not Be Attending Netanyahu’s Speech

“These dead children and thousands more are the direct result of Netanyahu’s policies – Netanyahu, the man Speaker Johnson has invited to address Congress. No, Mr. President, I will not be in attendance for that speech.”

The ICC Takes on Israel and the US Congressional Mafia

Pro-Israel forces in the U.S. are trying their best to throw sand in the wheels of justice with threats of new sanctions against the International Criminal Court after it requested Israeli and Hamas arrest warrants.

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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.