Elections for board representatives are coming soon. Watch for the envelope with your ballot materials, and meet the candidates in a conference call. Members will be voting for three positions: Treasurer, Membership Development Chair, and At-Large.
The Development Chair issues a challenge to members to describe their passions for WILPF, their experience in WILPF, and their hopes for WILPF.
The new Central and Western MA Branch celebrated World Refugee Day by experiencing the beauty of the outdoors in a joyful, cross-cultural sharing for women and children from Rwanda and Burundi.
On August 19, in Geneva, governments participating in the open-ended working group on nuclear disarmament adopted a recommendation to commence negotiations in 2017 on a legally binding instrument to ban nuclear weapons.
Invest in our peace work for as little as the price of a cup of coffee. Starting in September, WILPF US will institute a new sustainer program of donating to WILPF. It’s easy and painless. And we need you.
Governor Brown no longer qualifies as an environmentalist. Failing to enact a moratorium on fracking in California and to stop irrigation of crops with contaminated frack water, he’ll go down in history as caving to Big Oil and gas.
The Flush TPP Campaign organized major protests at the DNC Headquarters in Washington, D.C., and at the Democratic National Convention. We must now organize to be sure there’s no lame duck session vote right after November 8.
International President Kozue Akibayashi will address the September conference, “No War 2016: Real Security, Without Terrorism,” which is being co-sponsored by WILPF US.
Ellen Thomas and Carol Urner conclude their East Coast Nuclear Free Future Tour and plan for a Midwest tour, and the Disarm/End Wars Issue Committee looks ahead to the Chain Reaction 2016 campaign and the World Beyond War conference.
It’s time to plan events and actions around the International Monsanto Tribunal and People’s Assembly taking place October 14-16, 2016, in The Hague.