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People to people: free film on Iran

People to people: free film on Iran

Rick Steves’ Iran: A 55 minute enjoyable and educational travel film about Iran, followed by a discussion of Iran in the news. Free and open to the public. Thursday, Sept. 10.  6:30 pm Van Deusen Room, Kalamazoo Public Library downtown

Thank Senator Gary Peters and Senator Debbie Stabenow!

Call Senator Peters and Senator Stabenow and thank them for supporting the peace deal with Iran. Dial the Capitol Switchboard at 855-686-6927 and ask to be connected to your senator’s office. The deal is better than any of our other options, and it’s the best way to prevent a nuclear-armed Iran. Or, send them an […]

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

How to make a more peaceful world with just your phone and index finger.

Friends.  This is really important, please read. The Obama administration has reached a historic deal with Iran, which halts their nuclear weapons program. Military and intelligence experts from around the world have agreed, this diplomatic breakthrough subjects Iran to unprecedented inspections of its nuclear and military facilities. It cuts off all paths for Iran to […]

Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

Email or call Senator Peters re: Iran nuclear deal – August 2015

Dear Friends, this is urgent. Please call Congress NOW 1-855-686-6927 RIGHT NOW, now we really do have an obligation and opportunity to make a difference in averting war. The Obama administration, as you probably know, has negotiated an historic deal with Iran to halt their nuclear weapons program. The warmongers and war profiteers have launched […]

On the Side of the Road – film Thursday, April 23, 7pm, Kal Public Library

On the Side of the Road – film Thursday, April 23, 7pm, Kal Public Library

This Thursday, April 23rd, 7:00 pm Kal Public Library Van Deusen room free and open to the public KNOWfilms presents the film: On the Side of the Road Lia Tarachansky’s first documentary feature film, is an exploration of the power of denial. The film focuses on Israeli collective denial of the events of 1948 that […]

“Don’t say we did not know” – talk with Amos Gvirtz – May 3, 3:00 pm

“Don’t say we did not know” – talk with Amos Gvirtz – May 3, 3:00 pm

Who: Amos Gvirtz, Israeli Peace Activist Where: Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner, Kalamazoo When: May 3rd, 3:00 pm Free and open to the public, sponsored by KNOW Amos has developed an international audience with his Don’t Say We Did Not Know weekly emails about unpublicized incidents, events, and government actions affecting the Palestinian and Bedouin communities in […]

Cut the war budget, fund human needs

Cut the war budget, fund human needs

Cut the WAR BUDGET Fund Human Needs! Peace vigil protest on Tax Day, Wednesday, April 15 4:00 pm until 5:30 pm Join us in standing for peace on Westnedge Ave. near Target in Portage Sponsored by Kalamazoo Nonviolent Opponents of War everyone of all ages welcome

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows – Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows – Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo

Flavors for Peaceful Tomorrows A fundraiser for KNOW and the Kalamazoo Peace Center featuring hearty soups from around the world, local musicians and artists Friday, March 27th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 247 W. Lovell, Kalamazoo suggested donation, $20, $10 students, $5 under 12. RSVP 345-0489 or newsfromKNOW@gmail.com

Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm, 1st United Methodist Church, Kalamazoo

Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm, 1st United Methodist Church, Kalamazoo

13th Annual Interfaith Peace Service, Sunday, March 22, 5:00 pm First United Methodist Church 212 South Park Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007 The Kalamazoo Coalition for Peace and Justice “A message of Hope for Palestine and Israel” Keynote Speaker: Most Rev. Paul J. Bradley, Fourth Bishop, Diocese of Kalamazoo Refreshments and Discussion follow Service

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Letter writing pizza party — Negotiations not war

Free Pizza and writing letters!  Join us at Kalamazoo Friends Meetinghouse, 508 Denner St, Kalamazoo, MI 49006. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015,  11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Join us as we hand-write letters to our Senators and Representatives to support efforts for a negotiated settlement with Iran. We ask our reps to neither advocate nor vote […]