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Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:55

The Greater Philadelphia Branch has kicked off a petition drive on Change.org, asking President Obama to support a UN resolution on West Bank settlement freeze.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:36
Peace & Freedom

The fall/winter 2016 issue of the magazine is out, and a new cumulative index provides a record of 15 years of “Peace & Freedom” writing and WILPF action.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:34
Walking the talk in Tucson

Tucson, the home of Raytheon Missile Systems and Davis Monthan Air Force Base, is also home to the “Nuclear Resister” and its editors, Jack and Felice Cohen-Joppa.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:31
David Delk

Let’s congratulate one of our own members who ran for Congress in Oregon on the Progressive Party slate.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:29
Jeannette Rankin

The Sacramento Valley Branch commemorated the centennial anniversary of the election of the very first woman to the US Congress, Jeannette Rankin, a Montana Republican and lifelong pacifist.The Sacramento Valley Branch commemorated the centennial anniversary of the election of the very first woman to the US Congress, Jeannette Rankin, a Montana Republican and lifelong pacifist.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:20

What changes in our Bylaws will help make WILPF US structurally and procedurally more effective? That’s the question the national Bylaws Committee is seeking input on, as well as volunteers to contribute to the discussion.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 11:53
Peaceful Toys Promenade.

Members of the WILPF Tucson Branch held the first of two annual “Sidewalk Welcome to Shoppers” on Black Friday, urging shoppers to buy peaceful toys this Christmas.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 11:45

What is our moral obligation? The three main dams supplying water to Bolivia’s largest cities are no longer fed by Andean glaciers, and demand now outstrips supply.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 11:34
The WILPF Mobile and participants on the trip to view fracking sites

Greater Philadelphia WILPF received a mini-grant for a tour of fracking sites in Dimock, Pennsylvania, to learn about the effects of fracking on families, the water supply, and the land.

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 11:29
Attendees at the fall 2016 WILPF New England Retreat

The Boston Branch sponsored the WILPF New England Retreat in October, providing an opportunity for area members to gather and discuss matters of race and the environment.

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