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This Saturday the Peace & Justice Center is partnering with the Burlington Film Society and Vermont International Film Festival to present a special screening and panel discussion of the feature documentary Welcome to Leith by filmmakers Michael Beach Nichols and Christopher...
We are so excited to be offering our Nonviolent Activism 101 workshop in Winooski in partnership with the O’Brien Community Center on two consecutive Thursday evenings this month. This program was piloted in September and is designed to help people...
The Peace & Justice Center is pleased to work in partnership with VT PBS, UVM’s ALANA Student Center, and Partnership for Change to present a FREE screening of The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution on February 21st at 7pm in...
The Peace & Justice Center is pleased to work in partnership with VT PBS, UVM’s ALANA Student Center, and Partnership for Change to present a FREE screening of The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution on February 21st at 7pm in...
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...