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WALK OUT ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4TH AT 12PM. DAVIS CENTER GREEN OUTSIDE 1ST FLOOR, UVM This week, Brett Kavanaugh could be confirmed as the next U.S. Supreme Court Justice. We can’t let that happen. Brett Kavanaugh is a sexual predator....
Race has been used to justify exploitation since the beginning of colonization. From the Transatlantic Triangular Trade to Spanish conquistadors to the British East India Company, Europeans have repeatedly conquered and taken advantage of people and resources in the Global...
Absolute submission to Israeli authority is required of every Palestinian under military occupation. When past lessons in submission fail to induce acceptable levels of obedience, fear and collaboration, then these lessons must be relearned to please those in power. Israel’s...
On July 28, 2018, hundreds of people gathered in front of the Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) office in Williston, VT to protest our government’s inhumane separation of children from their parents and illegal treatment of immigrants seeking asylum. Thirteen...
YouTube issues a warning: This video may be inappropriate for some viewers.” Assurances must then be given by said viewers that they “understand and wish to proceed’’ before being permitted to watch a Palestinian child be gunned down in an...
Hi, all… my name is Tim. I’m currently in my senior year at UVM studying Political Science with a minor in Public Policy Analysis. I’ve long been inspired by the varied initiatives of the Peace and Justice Center, so I’m...
Hey friends!! My name is Bridget Manning, I am a senior at Champlain College, and I am the fair trade intern at the Peace and Justice Center. Outside of school I am super passionate about the environment and how we...
Hello everyone! My name is McKenzie Imhoff, I am a Sophomore at the University of Vermont, and I am one of the Racial Justice Interns this fall. I am currently studying Sociology with a concentration in Crime and Criminal Justice as...
Hi! I’m Cecily Breen (she/her), and I’m currently a senior at Champlain Valley Union High School. I’m so excited to work with the Peace and Justice Center because I plan to study international relations and social justice in college, and...
Hi! My name is Ryan (she/her/hers), and I’m one of the Programming & Fundraising interns at the Peace & Justice Center for this upcoming fall semester. I graduated from Oberlin College in December 2016, where I majored in both creative...