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-Richard Czaplinski, Will Miller Green Mountain Veterans for Peace (WMGMVP) , Chapter 57, President  At our monthly meeting on August 15, members of  WMGMVP discussed the very real potential for actions by the......
Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Peace & Justice Center! An increasing number of people are reaching out to us and in order to be......
The Peace & Justice Center staff stand in solidarity with the protest encampment outside the Burlington Police Department. We share the demands of the protesters: Terminate officers Cory Campbell, Jason Bellavance, and Joseph Corrow. These officers have demonstrated......
-Amy Crosswhite, PJC Fair Trade Store & Program Manager The 1999 song Testify by Rage Against the Machine is about the US media’s misrepresentation of world events. Frontman, Zach de la......
-Submitted by Mark Hage, Vermonters for Justice in Palestine, Written by JOSH RUEBNER, Excerpted from Mondoweiss,  AUGUST 12, 2020 The Democratic Party’s pyramid of support for Israel is crumbling The Top:......
Last weekend, a woman walked around Burlington in blackface and yelling racial slurs as a tactic for drawing attention to the injustices that are happening in Palestine. The Peace &......
-Moirha Smith, UVM student and former PJC Intern  Since July was minority mental health month and disablility Pride month, I decided to write about these intersections and how these identities are intersected......
-Ashley Smith, Community Voices for Immigrant Rights Trump is desperate. The pandemic, recession, and uprising for Black lives have undermined his popularity and wrecked his credibility. His polls are plummeting......
-Kina Thorpe, PJC Educational Program Manager The beautiful thing about language is that it is constantly evolving. Sometimes it is hard to keep track of what words are “in” and......
Israeli Occupation of Palestine Begins 54th Year – No End in Sight   -By BDS Committee, Vermonters for Justice in Palestine   The ice-cream brand will stop advertising on Facebook,......