Peninsula Activist News

PPJC Online! Brown Bag Lunch Get-Together

PPJC Online! Brown Bag Lunch Get-Together

Thursday, December 9, 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting Registration Required Click here to register With special guest conversation-starter STEVE CAGAN Activist Photographer THE PRICE OF GOLD El...

PPJC Online! Brown Bag Lunch Get-Together

PPJC Online! Brown Bag Lunch Get-Together

Tuesday, November 23, 12:15 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Zoom Meeting Registration Required Click here to register With special guest conversation-starters Craig Wiesner & Derrick Kikuchi ... plus mystery...

U.S. Intervention in Africa: #ShutDownAFRICOM

U.S. Intervention in Africa: #ShutDownAFRICOM

The Black Alliance for Peace is calling on allies all around the world to tell the U.S. to respect the wishes of African people, and de-militarize the African continent By Peace Action of San Mateo...

Rediscovering the Power of Unions

Rediscovering the Power of Unions

In total, over 22,000 workers across the country are currently on strike. Workers are rising up against poverty wages and long hours. By Rebekah Entralgo | November 3, 2021 Inequality.org It was...

The Hypocrisy of the Federal Spending Debate

The Hypocrisy of the Federal Spending Debate

Why is it controversial to spend on social programs but not the Pentagon? Or to subsidize the poor but not the rich? By Sister Karen M. Donahue Right now, the United States is locked in a...

PPJC Webinar 10/26: CONFRONTING DISINFORMATION

PPJC Webinar 10/26: CONFRONTING DISINFORMATION

Why do more than 60 million Americans believe claims that are at best unsubstantiated, and at worst demonstrably false? How do we rein in the Big Lie (and other disinformation) without damaging free...

Int’l Film Festival: Moving Forward

Int’l Film Festival: Moving Forward

United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF) http://www.unaff.org/2021/ We are delighted to announce the 24th UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival), which was founded in 1998 by...

Action Alert: Space Without Force

Action Alert: Space Without Force

Rep. Jared Huffman has introduced the No Militarization of Space Act (HR 5335), which would abolish the Space Force. By Ron Zucker Peace Action of San Mateo County One of Donald Trump’s flights of...

We Are Being Robbed Blind by Big Pharma

We Are Being Robbed Blind by Big Pharma

by Thom Hartmann October 8, 2021 Molnupiravir is the new pill that's been all over the news recently because it can cut hospitalizations and deaths of unvaccinated Covid-infected people by as much...

Big Money’s War on the Build Back Better Plan

Big Money’s War on the Build Back Better Plan

By Sondra Youdelman Right now, corporations and the ultra-rich are spending millions to derail President Biden’s Build Back Better plan. Behind the scenes, they’re hard at work to keep our elected...

Humanity’s Call to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

Humanity’s Call to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons

By Robert Dodge Sunday marked the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. This 8th year commemorating the day was declared by the United Nations as a way of bringing about...

Mobilize On October 2! Defend Our Reproductive Rights

Mobilize On October 2! Defend Our Reproductive Rights

Saturday, October 2 Gateway Park, El Camino & Castro, Mountain View 12:00 Noon - Gather and March 12:30 p.m. - Reproductive Rights Rally RSVP Emcee: Judge LaDoris Cordell Mountain View Mayor...

Petition: Keep Mountain View’s Castro Street Walkable

Petition: Keep Mountain View’s Castro Street Walkable

by Balanced Mountain View Downtown Mountain View is the heartbeat of our city. People from up and down the Peninsula, as well as from Mountain View, come to our Performing Arts Center, our downtown...