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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 […]

Feb. 15 KNOW pot luck with Jon Hoadley

Feb. 15 KNOW pot luck with Jon Hoadley

Our pot lucks are such a hit!  Bring a dish to pass, and your questions for State Rep. Jon Hoadley. Monday, Feb. 15, 5:00 pm. First Presbyterian Church, 321 W. South St., downtown Kalamazoo park and enter at the rear of the church, go to third floor

Sunday, November 15, 2:00 pm – Peace Gobbler Fund Raiser at Old Dog Tavern

Sunday, November 15, 2:00 pm – Peace Gobbler Fund Raiser at Old Dog Tavern

Sunday, November 15, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Peace Gobbler Fund Raiser at Old Dog Tavern Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents to War is having a fundraiser to keep our work for peace and social justice alive here in Kalamazoo. Musical performances by Samantha Cooper, Casey Grooten & Molly Grettenberg. Old Dog Tavern, 402 E. Kalamazoo […]

Mark Braverman to Speak in Kalamazoo – November 10

Mark Braverman to Speak in Kalamazoo – November 10

Mark Braverman to Speak in Kalamazoo Mark Braverman will share his unique perspective on the Israeli/Palestinian conflict in Kalamazoo on Tuesday November 10, 7:00 pm. Being raised with a Zionist worldview, Braverman offers empathetic and rich insight into the conflict, as well as solutions. It will be his 2nd time speaking in Kalamazoo. Join us […]

A free public talk and discussion with Nora Barrows-Friedman Sept. 27

A free public talk and discussion with Nora Barrows-Friedman Sept. 27

Sunday, Sept. 27th, 7:00 pm 211 Bernhard Center, Western Michigan University “In our power: U.S. students organize for justice in Palestine” A free public talk and discussion with Nora Barrows-Friedman Author of In Our Power: U.S. Students Organize for Justice in Palestine (Just World Books, 2015)and associate editor of The Electronic Intifada, Nora Barrows-Friedman has […]