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With love, from Kalamazoo to Palestine. A Festival of Celebration and Solidarity. Saturday, July 31, 3pm-6pm.

With love, from Kalamazoo to Palestine.  A Festival of Celebration and Solidarity. Saturday, July 31, 3pm-6pm.

With Love, from Kalamazoo to Palestine:  A Festival of Celebration and Solidarity 3pm – 6pm Saturday, July 31, 2021   Bronson Park, Kalamazoo Michigan   Event hosts: Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW). Co-sponsored by the Kalamazoo Interfaith Coalition for Peace and Justice and by the Friends of Palestine. Where: Bronson Park, downtown Kalamazoo When: 3:00 […]

2.9 % yard signs for peace

2.9 % yard signs for peace

The U.S. spends the following annually on the military: $740 billion from the funds allocated by Congress to the Department of Defense (DOD.gov) $243.3 billion for Veterans benefits (VA.gov) $49.4 billion for maintenance and upgrading nuclear weapons found in the Department of Energy budget (energy.gov >nnsa >budget) $48 billion in interest payments for the U.S. […]

Perspectives of Palestinian Professionals: Learning about Public Health, Culture and Activism

Perspectives of Palestinian Professionals: Learning about Public Health, Culture and Activism

Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 12 PM EDT Join us as we hear from experts on public health, cultural heritage and community psychology to learn about daily life in Palestine. Panelists will discuss community organizing, archival cultural history, and how COVID has impacted life in Palestine. To attend the event, register through the following form […]

Violence De-Escalation SKILLS TRAINING – Saturday, Oct. 31

Violence De-Escalation SKILLS TRAINING – Saturday, Oct. 31

Violence De-Escalation SKILLS TRAINING Date: Saturday, October 31, 2020 10 a.m. – noon and 1:30 p.m. -3:30 p.m. In keeping with Covid-19 safety guidelines, this will be a Virtual Training Cost: none for the 1st 100 applicants, $30 for additional applicants YOU MUST PRE–REGISTER for this event. Go to https://tinyurl.com/y457s4bd When you register, choose the […]

US War Against Third World

US War Against Third World

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/55774.htm A long video which includes a wealth of information on many aspects of US foreign policy. Thanks to Wade Adams for the reference.

KNOW STATEMENT ON THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD

KNOW STATEMENT ON THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD

We, the members of Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW), express our deep sorrow over the tragic death of George Floyd, offer condolences to his family and friends, and condemn the racist police violence that led to his murder. We urge that the police officers involved in this heinous crime be prosecuted and held accountable. […]

What is KNOW all about? COOL video!

What is KNOW all about?  COOL video!

Check out this super video by Tirrea Billings and Reflct Media reflctmedia.com.  Most of the still photos are by Larry Mahannah. Join KNOW today!  NewsFromKNOW@kzoo4peace.org

KNOWvemberFEST

KNOWvemberFEST

A Fall festival and open house sponsored by Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW). Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Parkview Hills Clubhouse 3707 Greenleaf Circle, Kalamazoo Pot luck brunch – music – poetry games & crafts for kids and adults informative tables from many area organizations FREE – FREE – FREE […]

Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek in Kalamazoo

Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek in Kalamazoo

You are invited to attend a talk: “Building Peace and Reconciliation in Israel and Palestine” by The Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek First Congregational Church 345 W. Michigan Ave. (corner of Michigan Ave. & Park St.) Monday, Sept. 30, 2019 7:15 p.m. Reception to follow talk Rev. Ateek was a founding member of the Sabeel Ecumenical […]

Sept. 20 Global Climate Strike

Sept. 20 Global Climate Strike

Kalamazo joins with the Global Climate Strike Friday, Sept. 20 12:30 assemble at WMU flagpoles 1:30 march to downtown Kzoo 3:00 to 6:00 pm event at Arcadia Festival Site music, speakers, art, more Kalamazoo is participating in the Global Climate Strike! Around the world, people will walk out of their schools, workplaces, and homes to […]