Category Archives: War and peace

Golden Rule peace boat sails to Toledo August 10-13

The historic peace boat, Golden Rule, will dock in Toledo August 10 – 13. Learn more about its history and local events on the flyer below. In 1958, anti-nuclear weapons activists set sail aboard the Golden Rule planning to physically … Continue reading

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Imagine Peace at PPJ’s County Fair Booth 2019

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It’s an annual tradition! We had our first fair tents back in 2007 and 2008. We took a few years off and now we’ve been back at it for the last half dozen years. Our fair booth chair Elaine Bast … Continue reading

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ISIL is topic of next PPJ meeting on Oct. 21

ISIL will be the topic at the next meeting of People for Peace and Justice Sandusky County on October 21 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 902 E. State St., Fremont. Brandon Hord will speak on “The Anatomy of … Continue reading

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Peace in Gaza requires justice for Palestinians

Since Israel’s assault on Gaza began 27 days ago, we have heard mainstream media endlessly trumpet the message:  “Israel has a right to defend itself.”  Seldom do we hear any context provided.  Militants labeled “terrorists” don’t usually arise out of … Continue reading

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Back to Iraq? No Way!

We’ll be out again this Wednesday July 9 to demonstrate against US military intervention in Iraq. Wednesday, July 9 4:30 – 5:30 pm Corner of Front and W. State St. in Fremont All are welcome to join us. Read Noam … Continue reading

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Open our Eyes in Afghanistan –from Kathy Kelly’s newsletter

Kathy Kelly, who was PPJ’s fall speaker, sends out a newsletter periodically from her organization Voices for Creative Nonviolence.  The following excerpt from an article by Hakim (Afghan Peace Volunteers) caught my eye. –Josie Open Our Eyes in Afghanistan by … Continue reading

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