Peninsula Activist News

Webinar 6/29: Pride Under Attack

It is abundantly clear that the far-right (ie the GOP) will try to make the so-called “culture wars” a main element of the 2022 elections.

The Right-Wing Supreme Court Readies to Help Destroy the Planet

The SCOTUS is about to use it’s ill-gotten power on behalf of the fossil fuel industry to cripple America’s ability to meet the challenge of climate change.

Amy Goodman: The Cure for the Next Pandemic: Medicare for All

More than 330,000 people in the United States died during the pandemic because they were uninsured or underinsured.

Keeping Workers Poor is Bad for Business

CEOs at America’s biggest low-wage employers now take home, on average, 670 times what their typical workers make. Worker pay didn’t even keep up with inflation.

The US Supreme Court Also Has Blood on Its Hands

The court is about to take Second Amendment fundamentalism to a new and even more dangerous level.

How Corporations Are Using Inflation to Take Your Money

Unless we address this growing imbalance, corporations will continue siphoning off the economy’s gains into their CEOs’ and shareholders’ pockets—while everyday Americans get shafted.

‘We Refuse to Go On Like This’: US Students Walk Out to Demand Gun Control

“We are walking out because we refuse to accept a country where gunfire can ring out at any moment,” said student organizers in California.

It’s time to stop profiteering at the pump

As long as we depend on oil and gas to fuel our cars, heat our homes, and power our electric grid, we will remain vulnerable to the bottomless greed of fossil fuel executives.

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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.