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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.

More Than One Greatest Generation?

It takes nothing from those who served in the so-called “good war” —or who were sacrificed in more recent and more dubious wars—to observe that resisting an unjust war can also make a generation “great.”

Israel Threatens ‘Severe Consequences’ for Nations Who Recognize Palestine

Israel’s National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir condemned the move Wednesday and said the response from Israel would be to intensify its operations in Gaza

Webinar 5/30: The Disastrous Role of the U.S. in Haiti

While Haitian grassroots organizations have demanded a people’s transitional government, the U.S. is once again attempting to control and manipulate the process in order to maintain elite rule in Haiti.

US Oligarchs Started One Civil War — and They Could Do It Again

What we are watching is the final stage of the 40-year neoliberal transition of our nation from a forward-looking and still-evolving democratic republic into a white supremacist ethnostate ruled by a small group of fascist oligarchs.

DeSantis says he’s ‘restoring sanity’ by erasing climate change from Florida laws

With rising temperatures, flooding on sunny days, and toxic algae blooms, Floridians recognize that something’s amiss. Ninety percent of Florida residents...
More Than One Greatest Generation?

More Than One Greatest Generation?

It takes nothing from those who served in the so-called “good war” —or who were sacrificed in more recent and more dubious wars—to observe that resisting an unjust war can also make a generation “great.”

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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.