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  • MAIZ Presents: Educate and Liberate Online Conference
    by Maren on May 29, 2020 at 12:03 am

    The Educate and Liberate Online Conference is an event being put on Maíz San José. Maíz is a Latinx movement that advocates and develops leadership in and for marginalized communities in San José, particularly for Latinx women, queer people, and families.  The Educate and Liberate event will be taking place on Zoom on Saturday, May

  • What’s wrong with this picture?
    by SJpeace on May 28, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    By Charlotte Casey and Joan Simon, SJPJC Coordinating Council members Taken at the end of the Memorial Day Car Caravan for Peace, this photo shows people gathered in front of the Mercy Mobile as we presented a bucket in which participants had dropped donations for Community Homeless Alliance Ministry (CHAM). You’ve probably already guessed the

  • Event Recap: Car Caravan for Peace
    by Tara on May 27, 2020 at 2:38 am

    By Tara McHugh, Coordinator of SJPJC On Monday, May 25th, advocates for peace gathered for a car caravan from Peace Corner (Stevens Creek & Winchester Blvds.) to Roosevelt Community Center. Memorial Day is a holiday honoring people who died while serving in the armed forces. However, the glorification of war in America is a disservice

  • MAIZ Presents: Educate and Liberate Online Conference
    by Maren on May 29, 2020 at 12:03 am

    The Educate and Liberate Online Conference is an event being put on Maíz San José. Maíz is a Latinx movement that advocates and develops leadership in and for marginalized communities in San José, particularly for Latinx women, queer people, and families.  The Educate and Liberate event will be taking place on Zoom on Saturday, May

  • What’s wrong with this picture?
    by SJpeace on May 28, 2020 at 11:26 pm

    By Charlotte Casey and Joan Simon, SJPJC Coordinating Council members Taken at the end of the Memorial Day Car Caravan for Peace, this photo shows people gathered in front of the Mercy Mobile as we presented a bucket in which participants had dropped donations for Community Homeless Alliance Ministry (CHAM). You’ve probably already guessed the

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Meet Our Speakers

Sharat G.

Sharat G. Lin

Sharat G. Lin is a board member at The San José Peace and Justice Center. He writes and speaks on global political economy, the Middle East, India, and labor migration.

Barby Ulmer

Founder of “Our Developing World.” Formed in 1982, the non-profit organization strives to raise awareness of the struggles and triumphs occurring in developing countries.

Phil Pflager

Phil is a member of Chapter 101 of the national organization Veterans for Peace (VFP). Him and other members are available to speak to high school and college classes and other groups. VFP members draw on their personal experiences and perspectives gained as veterans to raise public awareness of the true costs and consequences of militarism and war – and to seek peaceful, effective alternatives.​

Joan Simon

Joan Simon and other members of Health Care for All/Santa Clara Chapter are available to speak to groups about the need for Expanded and Improved Medicare for All (in California), also known as Single Payer. We also show The Healthcare Movie, which compares the healthcare system in Canada and the United States to any size group. This film is for everyone who believes that people are more important than profit. ​

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