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Statement on Gaza – April 27, 2018 protest outside Rep. Fred Upton’s office

Statement on Gaza – April 27, 2018 protest outside Rep. Fred Upton’s office

We are here to show our support and solidarity with the people of Gaza. Gaza is a small strip of land along the Mediterranean. It is 140 square miles in area, only ¼ the size of Kalamazoo County. In this small plot of land live 2 million inhabitants, the vast majority from families who were […]

Vigil for Gaza

Vigil for Gaza

Vigil for Gaza   in front of Rep. Fred Upton’s office: 350 E. Michigan downtown Kalamazoo (near Sarkozy’s Bakery)   Friday, April 27, 2018   4:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Tell Rep. Fred Upton:   He must speak out against the deadly use of force against unarmed demonstrators in Gaza   Stop all US […]

The Current Crisis Over Korea (April 19)

The Current Crisis Over Korea (April 19)

The Current Crisis Over Korea: History, Politics and The Nuclear Threat Thursday, April 19 7:00 PM First Congregational Church 345 West Michigan Avenue Downtown Kalamazoo MI Panelists: Ed Martini, Professor of History, WMU Randy La Prairie, Doctoral Student in Sociology, WMU Ron Kramer, Professor of Sociology, WMU Sponsored by the Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War […]

KNOW Soup Dinner Fundraiser – Friday, March 23 – 6:00 pm

KNOW Soup Dinner Fundraiser – Friday, March 23 – 6:00 pm

Soup Dinner Fundraiser for KNOW Friday, March 23, 2018 @ 6:00 pm (doors open @ 5:30) St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 247 Lovell, downtown Kalamazoo Fellowship Hall – lower level – elevator available Free Parking Delicious, hearty soups, breads and desserts! Larry (Pun) Plamondon will provide traditional Odawa storytelling MUSIC – by Ellis, Michael, & Muxlow. […]

Perpetual War: massive human and economic costs – talk by William Hartung on Jan. 24

Perpetual War:  massive human and economic costs – talk by William Hartung on Jan. 24

Perpetual War: massive human and economic costs of the corporate grip on the Pentagon budget a presentation and discussion with William Hartung 7:00 pm Wednesday, January 24, 2018 First Congregational Church, Chapel room 345 W Michigan Ave. Downtown Kalamazoo   Sponsor: Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) Free and open to the public We are […]

Rock For Your Rights – Jan. 19th

Rock For Your Rights – Jan. 19th

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19th @ SHAKESPEARES LOWER LEVEL Doors: 7:00 Show: 8:00 21+ $5 suggested donation _____________________________________________________________________ Rock For Your Rights is a fundraising / community outreach event set to take place at Shakespeares Lower Level on Friday, January 19. The event will feature several local music acts and is also meant to bring progressive activists […]

A riveting video of an Australian who seeks to spread the truth about Israel/Palestine

A riveting video of an Australian who seeks to spread the truth about Israel/Palestine

Click here for video. https://www.facebook.com/741127532/videos/10156093583777533/

NO TAX SCAM!

NO TAX SCAM!

A letter delivered to Rep. Fred Upton on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 We the undersigned urge you to vote NO on the upcoming tax bill, the so-called H.R.1 – Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This bill is a massive transfer of wealth from the poor and working class to the top 1%. It will result […]

A path to stopping war with Korea

A path to stopping war with Korea

On August 10, 2017, Defense Secretary James Mattis stated that armed conflict with North Korea ‘‘would be catastrophic’’. We agree. Diplomacy is the only way to resolve the nuclear crisis and threat of war now facing the Korean peninsula. Here are three long-term steps that would end the tensions on the Korean peninsula: Negotiate a […]

KNOW T-shirts now available!

KNOW T-shirts now available!

Get your KNOW T-shirt, we just had a new run of the classic blue fashion accessory. $15 donation or more.  Message on the back is a quote from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “War is the enemy of the poor.” To get one, come to a vigil, meeting or Contact Bob Kildea, rlkildea@sbcglobal.net