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KC AFSC Peace and Justice Alert 10-19-13

Kansas City American Friends Service Committee Peace and Justice Alert E-newsletter October 18, 2013

KC AFSC Peace and Justice Alert 9-13-2013

KC AFSC P & J Alert 9-13-13

KC AFSC P & J Alert 9-13-13

Kansas City AFSC's weekly Peace and Justice Alert, September 13, 2013

Flyer-No US Military Intervention in Syria

Flyer for Thursday, September 5, 5:00pm No U.S. Military Intervention in Syria Demonstration, 47th & Main, KCMO

This demonstration is organized by the American Friends Service Committee and co-sponsored by Veterans for Peace, KC Chapter 97 and PeaceWorks KC.

For information go to www.afsc.org or call 816 931-5256. and on FaceBook athttps://www.facebook.com/events/1412416405639540/

Demonstration - No US Military Intervention in Syria

Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

While we unequivocally condemn any use of chemical weapons along with continued indiscriminate killing of civilians and other violations of international humanitarian law, military strikes are not the answer.”

U.S. military action will only escalate the fighting, increase the suffering, and delay the necessary diplomatic / political solution, the only thing that can stop the civil war. 

We’ve heard it before: A rush to military action with so called certain proof…

Festival Again Raises Visions of Peace

Article by Mike Murphy, AFSC KC Program Committee member

This year’s Visions of Peace at the Crossroads Festival was another rousing success. The Festival took place on June 7th, the first Friday of the month. First Friday is the time for the monthly art walk in The Crossroads District, and attendees of the Festival were a healthy mixture of peace activists and art enthusiasts who just happened upon the event.

Patriots Picnic

Thursday, July 4, 2013 - 11:30am - 2:30pm

Join us at the

Patriots Picnic

AFSC Civic Engagement Project - an invitation

Flyer inviting high school-age youth and school groups to participate in AFSC's Youth Civic Engagement projects in Kansas City.

Groups can learn about U.S. budget priorities and tax policies and create films for the If I Had A Trillion Dollars youth film festival; explore their ideas about how to improve our community and world and create spoken word poetry to perform wiht the "If I Could Change the World" spoken word project; participate in trainings about social change, nonviolent action and activism; and more... 

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