Calendar of Local Events, Newsletter, SPOTLIGHT (featured events and activities by Peace House), and ACTION ALERT!
The People’s Budget would make major investments in creating good jobs, educating our children, stopping the disruption of our climate, changing the priorities in Pentagon spending, and restoring our democracy. It would pay for these and other public goods by turning our upside-down tax system right side up. In doing so, it would actually cut the federal budget deficit. More information here.
Click here for telephone number to call and premade script to read – as well as full information. Thank you for caring about human rights in Honduras and stopping the murders.
Tell the Senate: “Stand up for victims of sexual assault in the military and pass the Military Justice Improvement Act as an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act.” Click here to sign.
The Nuclear Weapons Abolition and Economic and Energy Conversion Act (H.R. 1976 in the U.S. House of Representatives) would “provide for nuclear weapons abolition and economic conversion … while ensuring environmental restoration and clean-energy conversion.” More information here.
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Actions Taken By Peace House 2016
Dear candidates for Oregon Governor: We are writing to you to get your opinion on a crucial life-and-death matter for many Oregonians: The deployment of our National Guard to Iraq, Afghanistan and possibly Syria, Libya and Yemen* without Congressional authorization. Continue reading
Over 1500 Organizations Urge Opposition to the TPP – Letter delivered to Sen. Wyden’s office 2/4/2016
Over 1,500 Organizations Urge
Opposition to the TPP
Over 1500 Organizations Urge Opposition to the TPP – Letter delivered to Sen. Wyden’s office 2/4/2016 Over 1,500 Organizations Urge Opposition to the TPP Below is the letter delivered on 2/4/2016 to Senator Wyden via staff at his Medford office: January 7, 2016 Please Oppose the Trans Pacific Partnership We urge you to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a binding pact that poses significant threats to American jobs and wages, the environment, food safety and public health, and that falls far short of establishing the high standards the United States should require in a 21st Century trade agreement. Continue reading