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We are excited to offer a Surveillance Drones Presentation on Wednesday, January 27th from 7:00-8:00pm,  at Charlotte Public Library, 115 Ferry Rd, Charlotte. This presentation offers a basic overview of the history of surveillance in the U.S., how it is...
Monday, January 18th from 1:30-2:15pm, Children in the Civil Rights Movement at the ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Nonviolence education, whether for kids or adults, is an essential building block for peace building. Learn a bit more about...
The Peace & Justice Center is currently holding a raffle to win a vintage “Bernie for Burlington” poster from Bernie Sanders’ 1983 mayoral campaign. The poster numbered 1/20 is signed and dated by the artist as well as then-candidate Sanders....
As many are aware by now, GOP front-runner Donald Trump will be visiting Burlington for an event at the Flynn Theater on Thursday evening. While the PJC does not endorse or oppose candidates we do support activists engaged in positive...
The Peace & Justice Center has the following internship opportunities for qualified applicants. Please note that our internships are 15 hours a week for the entirety of a semester and are unpaid. Available Internships: Cost of War Internship Peacework Internship Racial...
Surveillance technology in the United States is extremely advanced, and its newest up-and-coming tool comes in the form of drones. There is relatively little legislation surrounding the private, commercial, and governmental usage of drones, and in order to keep pace...
Surveillance technology in the United States is extremely advanced, and its newest up-and-coming tool comes in the form of drones. There is relatively little legislation surrounding the private, commercial, and governmental usage of drones, and in order to keep pace...
Our upcoming 3-part workshop Building Empathy and Addressing Racial Oppression looks to tackling an issue that runs deeper than many are able to comfortably address. Myriad issues around white fragility, privilege, and holding meaningful discussion that transcend feelings of guilt and shame...
The Peace & Justice Center will be hosting a Drone Quilt Block Making Party with a special screening of the film “Wounds of Waziristan” at the Huntington Public Library on Thursday, December 10th from 6:30 to 8:30. In addition to...
The Peace & Justice Center will be hosting a Drone Quilt Block Making Party with a special screening of the film “Wounds of Waziristan” at the Huntington Public Library on Thursday, December 10th from 6:30 to 8:30. In addition to...