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KNOW annual planning retreat, Sat. Jan. 28th

KNOW annual planning retreat, Sat. Jan. 28th

Saturday, Jan. 28, from 9:30 AM til 3:30 PM Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) will hold its annual planning retreat. Please join us as we map out a strategy to stand up against hate, unite for a more peaceful world, and change our national budget priorities from funding war to funding our most pressing […]

Shop online, and help KNOW

Shop online, and help KNOW

Beautiful, ethical products to benefit KNOW Kalamazoo Non-Violent Opponents of War (KNOW) is once again partnering with our friends at peace and justice publisher Syracuse Cultural Workers to offer you great products and raise funds to support our work. You can choose from over 1,500 great products–calendars, holiday cards, T-shirts, posters, buttons, stickers, peace cranes […]

KNOW meeting – all invited 5:00 pm, Monday, Jan. 9th

KNOW meeting – all invited 5:00 pm, Monday, Jan. 9th

KNOW Planning Meeting Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 5:00 pm  – 7:00 pm First Presbyterian Church 321 South St., Kalamazoo 3rd flr., Rm 315 Free Parking in back Arriving late? Ring bell at back door, Church staff will respond. All are invited who share our vision for peace.

Urban Democracy Feast, Sat. Nov. 12

Urban Democracy Feast, Sat. Nov. 12

The Urban Democracy Feast Saturday, November 12, 2016 First Congregational Church UCC 345 W. Michigan, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 Doors open at 4:00 pm,  Event begins at 4:30 pm Join us for a meal, where we engage in gathering our resources to support local social justice projects. Listen to the presentations of the candidates and vote […]

Group discussions of Catonsville 9

Group discussions of Catonsville 9

Jerry Berrigan and Peace House friends and KNOW friends are ready to invite you to some lively discussion as we consider Fr. Dan Berrigan’s play, The Trial of the Catonsville Nine. We intend that you read the play on your own, and then attend a discussion session to share your impressions of the work. RSVP […]

How the media sells war – The case of Libya

How the media sells war – The case of Libya

WMU graduate student and activist Randy LaPrairie will present  his timely research on the intervention in Libya and how it was  packaged and sold to the American public. With introduction  by Ron Kramer, this promises to be a provocative and educational evening. Free and open to the public. Thursday, October 27th 7:00 pm – 8:30 […]

KNOW monthly meeting – Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 5:00 pm

KNOW monthly meeting – Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 5:00 pm

KNOW Monthly Meeting Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, 5:00 – 7:00 pm First Presbyterian Church 321 South St., Kalamazoo 3^rd flr., Rm 315 – Free Parking in the back! Please join us to discuss a lot of exciting proposals for actions and forums.

KNOW Planning Meeting – Monday, July 11, 2016

KNOW Planning Meeting – Monday, July 11, 2016

KNOW Planning Meeting Monday, July 11, 2016, 5:00 – 6:30 pm First Presbyterian Church 321 South St., Kalamazoo 3rd floor, Rm. 315 – FREE Parking in back! OUR MISSION: We non-violently resist war and militarism, and work to create a world in which human beings care for one another and for the earth, and in […]

Events planned to commemorate the life of Father Dan Berrigan

Events planned to commemorate the life of Father Dan Berrigan

Hey KNOW friends, We’re stirring the peace pot, and honoring a man who not only has strong Kalamazoo connection, but he helped bring the Vietnam War to an end. We will honor Fr. Daniel Berrigan, who recently died, in several ways. How is he connected locally, you ask? Ah, his nephew lives here! Yes, Jerry […]

Memorial Day Parade 2016

Memorial Day Parade 2016

For several years, Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW) has been participating in the Memorial Day Parade. Our message is “Remember the Fallen, No More War”.  The response from the parade onlookers to our officially sanctioned parade entry has always been very supportive.  They have met our contingent with cheers and applause. Join us on […]