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Events, Issues, News, Nuclear Weapons Ban, Welcome

Abolish nuclear weapons!

Thanks for visiting our website. Here is an action you may take to help rid the world of the scourge of nuclear weapons:  If you live in Southwest Michigan’s 4th Congressional District: Send an email to our congressional representative in Washington, DC  Mr. Bill Huizenga, and ask him to co-sponsor […]

Events, Israel/Palestine, Issues, News, Welcome

The Law and the Prophets – film Dec. 1st

“‘The Law and the Prophets’ shines a bright light on Israel’s systematic dispossession, dehumanization, and denial of rights to Palestinians and underscores the emptiness of talk of “peace” that doesn’t prioritize stopping these abuses and ending Israeli impunity.” Thursday, Dec. 1st, at 6:00 pm Western Michigan University, Sangren Hall, room […]

Events, News

A Statement on Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

Primary work done by Randy La Prairie, with other KNOW members input This is not an official KNOW position paper, but is a draft meant to bring out historical events, foster discussion and offer a viewpoint which is not heard on the corporate media. Send any comments to NewsFromKNOW@kzoo4peace.org. Kalamazoo […]

Events, Issues, Military Budget, News, Videos & Photos

Christian Sorensen presentation on the War Industry

Saturday morning, April 23, KNOW Zoom with Christian Sorensen. Christian is a researcher and author focused on the US war industry. A military veteran, he contributes frequently to media outlets. In this presentation Christian distills his 400-page book on the subject into an easily digestible and fascinating one hour. He […]

Events, News

NO WAR with Russia in Ukraine

Join KNOW and our allies on noon Sunday, February 6, 2022 on the corner of Michigan and Park in front of the Federal Building in downtown Kalamazoo, to demand an end to the drumbeat of war with Russia over Ukraine! We will stand in a vigil to resist the normalization […]

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With love, from Kalamazoo to Palestine. A Festival of Celebration and Solidarity. Saturday, July 16, 2022, 3pm-6pm. Second Annual!

With Love, from Kalamazoo to Palestine:  A Festival of Celebration and Solidarity 3pm – 6pm Saturday, July 16, 2022   Bronson Park, Kalamazoo Michigan   Event hosts: Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War (KNOW). Co-sponsored by the Friends of Palestine. Where: Bronson Park, downtown Kalamazoo When: 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, […]

Events, Issues, Military Budget

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 […]

Events, News, Uncategorized, Welcome

KNOW monthly meeting

NEXT MEETING of KNOW: Third Wednesday of the month –  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. We are meeting via Zoom because of the pandemic.  We usually have an interesting presentation at 6:00 pm. We welcome and encourage all to attend who share our vision for peace and justice. If you […]