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Programming/Fundraising Internship Description  The Programming/Fundraising Internship is an intensive semester long position that offers participants extensive skills in non-profit administration. This organized training happens through hands-on and in-the-field experience by working on campaigns for economic, racial, and social justice. This...
Racial Justice Internship Description The Racial Justice internship is an intensive semester long program that gives participants organized training through skills building and hands-on and in-the-field experience working on campaigns for racial justice, and movement building. Working with activists from...
By Commentary Editor’s note: This commentary is by retired Air Force Col. Rosanne Greco, who is a candidate for adjutant general of the Vermont National Guard. She spent 30 years on active duty in the Air Force, and is a former...
-Kathy Shapiro, Vermonters for Justice in Palestine An atmosphere of hate and discrimination against oppressed minorities flourishes under the current administration.  We’ve seen a 17% rise of hate crimes in 2017 according to the FBI, 59% of which were race-based,...
-Rachel Siegel PJC Executive Director “The goal is not to be a better white person. The goal is to build the movements we need to create the world we want to live in.” -Dylan Cooke, Catalyst Project trainer   I...
Vermonters who are being charged with disorderly conduct for protesting ICE family separations last summer, are being muzzled by the States Attorney. Why are they even being prosecuted? Nonviolent civil disobedience cases in Vermont have typically been dropped. Do we...
– By Mark Hage, Vermonters for Justice in Palestine The international BDS movement was launched in 2005 by 170 Palestinian unions, political parties, refugee networks, women’s organizations, professional associations, popular resistance committees and other civil society groups.   Thirteen years later, the movement is...
– Charlie Kleinfeld, PJC Racial Justice Intern Minutes after the Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó declared himself the legitimate president of Venezuela, the Trump administration announced their official backing of him. The events of the past week appear to be...
-Shelley Vermilya, PJC Member Two small Black children in tattered clothing holding hands, ask quietly, “Have you seen our mother?” This scene of the ghostly siblings is in a hologram display at The Legacy Museum: From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration....
GAZA UNDER SIEGE Shattered Lives ∞ Shattered Limbs By Mark Hage Vermonters for Justice in Palestine SHOOTING TO KILL In 2018, Israeli soldiers killed 290 Palestinians living under military occupation, including 55 minors. 254 were killed in the Gaza Strip....