February 20, 2012: Bring The War Dollars Home: Raleigh

  The Town Hall Meeting in Raleigh, February 20th, brought together 150 peace advocates to send the message for a need to reorder our priorities.  We need to “Bring Our War Dollars Home and Restore Our Communities.“ The keynote speaker was Matthew Hoh, a former Marine and State Dept. official who resigned his post in more »

February 11, 2012: HKonJ 2012

HKonJ crowds gather on a cold February morning outside NC Capitol Building   H K on J (Historic Thousands on Jones Street coalition of 80 organizations) march and rally in Raleigh for a 14-Point People’s Agenda – diverse schools, affordable housing, workplace fairness, voting rights, equal justice and more. Saturday February 11, 9:30 a.m. we more »

October 29, 2011: Planning Conference for Long-Term Change

Reordering Priorities – Connecting Issues A Planning Conference for Long-Term Change October 29th, 2011 Report Reordering our Society’s Priorities and Connecting our Peace and Justice Issues were the themes of the October 29, 2011, NC Peace Action/AFSC conference in Raleigh.  Fifty attendees representing 8 Congressional districts shared what’s happening around the state on the Move more »

September 10, 2011: Report on 9/10/11 Durham Town Hall Meeting: Cost of War Resolution

UPDATE! Durham County has already had great success with its flagship Cost of War campaign in the City of Durham. Due to this Durham Town Hall Meeting, in the Fall of 2011: The Durham City Council called upon the president and Congress “to bring these war dollars home to meet vital human needs, promote job more »