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Marches and Rallies

 

2016

Friday, November 4, 2016, 5:00 PM
"15 Years Speaking Out For Peace and Justice"
Expanded Friday Rally w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

This will be PPRC's 784th continuous weekly rally, rain or shine, opposing over the years US wars (Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Somalia, Yemen, Libya, Syria), US foreign policy (support for Israel's occupation of Palestine, ill-advised trade deals), climate change, police brutality, racism, Islamophobia, and other issues.

Friday, October 7, 2016, 5:00-6:00 PM
The Afghan Invasion 15 Years Later
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Flyer (for Sept 9+Oct 7)

Friday, September 23, 2016, 5:00-6:00 PM
2 Years of US War on Syria
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Flyer (for Sept 9+Sept 23)

9/11 15 years later flyer] tower of peace-mobile]
Friday, September 9, 2016, 5:00-6:00 PM
"Casualties of Endless Wars"
Lives, Compassion, The Economy, Privacy & the Environment

Rally/March marking 15 Years since 9/11
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
More info FlyerFact SheetPhoto

Friday, August 5, 2016, 5:00-6:00 PM
2 Years Since Iraq War III and Ferguson; 71 Years Since Hiroshima
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Flyer (for Sept 9+Aug 5)

[Iraq War 25 Years Later flyer]
Friday, March 18, 2016, 5:00-6:00 PM
No More US Wars in Iraq and Libya

Rally/March marking 13 Years of the Iraq War, 5 years in Libya and
750 weeks since the first PPRC Friday Rally

Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
More infoFlyerNEW! Fact Sheet

[Iraq War 25 Years Later flyer]
Friday, January 15, 2016, 4:30-6:00 PM
"End 25 Years of Killing: US Out of Iraq"
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
Three wars, millions of lives, and 25 years later, the United States
continues its military and economic intervention in the country of Iraq. More infoFlyer

2015


Friday, November 6, 2015, 5:00 PM
"No Boots on the Ground!"
Friday Rally and March w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
Bring worn out boots to tie to PJW's Peace Wagon
as we call for President Obama to keep to his pledge:
No Boots on the Ground in Iraq and Syria!
Endorsers include: Freedom Socialist Party

Sunday, October 11, 2015 1:00 PM
"Call Out for Justice: End the Wars"
Rally and March

Shemanski Park (the South Park Blocks at Salmon St.)
Flyerinfo & more flyerslist of cosponsorsfacebook page*

Friday, October 9, 2015, 5:00 PM
"End These Endless Wars: Aftghanistan 14 Years Later"
Expanded Friday Rally w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

[Iraq War III 1 YL flyer]
Friday, August 7, 2015, 5:00 PM
"Iraq War Part III One Year Later"
Friday Rally w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Friday, Febraury 20, 2015     5:00 PM
"No More War Authorizations!"
700th Friday Rally w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Friday, January 9, 2015, 5:00 PM
"Close Guantanamo: America's Shame for 13 Years"
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
Cosponsoring the Portland Peaceful Response weekly rally for peace (since Nov. 2001!)
More infoFlyer

2014


Friday, November 21, 2014, 5:00 PM
"End America's Illegal Wars"
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
Cosponsoring the Portland Peaceful Response weekly rally for peace (since Nov. 2001!)

Friday, October 3, 2014, 5:00 PM
"US Out of Afghanistan--and Everywhere-- 13 Years Later"
visibility action
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
Cosponsoring the Portland Peaceful Response weekly rally for peace (since Nov. 2001!)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 4:00 PM
EMERGENCY ACTION: Protest the US Bombing of Syria

Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd and Madison


Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:00 Noon
Rally: No More US Bombs on Iraq!
Terry Schrunk Plaza (SW 3rd between Madison and Jefferson)
More infoFlyer
Info on our June 17 action against "Gulf War III"
Portlanders Say NO to More US Bombs in Iraq!
and the VFP 72 June 27 action "Veterans Oppose Drums of War"

Friday, January 10, 2014, 5:00 PM
RALLY AND MARCH:
Close Guantanamo--12 Years of Imprisonment without End!

Portland Peaceful Response Weekly Rally for Peace and Justice (since Nov. 2001!)
Pioneer Courthouse Square • SW Yamill and Broadway
cosponsored by the PJW Iraq Affinity Group • contact 503-236-3065

2013


Friday, October 4, 2013, 5:00 PM
RALLY AND MARCH:
Afghanistan 12 Years Later: Bring All the Troops and "Contractors" Home!

Portland Peaceful Response Weekly Rally for Peace and Justice (since Nov. 2001!)
Pioneer Courthouse Square • SW Yamill and Broadway
cosponsored by the PJW Iraq Affinity Group • contact 503-236-3065

Saturday, August 24, 2013, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
March on Washington 50th Anniversary
Commemorative March and Rally
10 AM gather at Chapman Square (across from Terry Schrunk Plaza)
and 11 AM march to
1:00 PM rally at South Waterfront Park (SW Naito and Columbia)
Sponsored by the Albina Ministerial Alliance Coalition for Justice and Police Reform;
cosponsored by Peace and Justice Works, Portland Copwatch and dozens of other organizations

2012


Saturday, October 6 & Sunday, October 7, 2012
12:00 Noon to 5 PM
"Occupy Portland, Not Afghanistan"
Rally, March and Teach-in
marking 11 Years in Afghanistan
and One Year of Occupy Portland

Saturday: South Park Blocks at Salmon • Sunday: PCC Cascade (N Killingsworth & Albina)
More infoVolunteer!CosponsorsFacebook *Teach-inFlyerMarch route

Friday, June 29, 2012     5:00 PM
No U.S. War on Syria/No to the Drone Wars
Expanded Friday Rally w/Portland Peaceful Response Coalition

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
See Indymedia images of rally featuring Medea Benjamin

[Occupy Aipac poster]

Sunday, April 29, 2012 4:00-8:00 PM
"No War on Iran: Occupy AIPAC"
Protest the lobbies of the 1% who support
war on Iran and apartheid in Israel
Outside Mittleman Jewish Commmunity Center
6651 SW Capitol Highway (near Vermont St.)
Calendar listing Flyer - 8.5x11facebook *

No More Massacres! US Out of Afghanistan NOW!
Expanded PPRC Friday Rally & March

Friday, March 16, 2012, 5:00 PM
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway

Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 4 PM-5:30 PM
ACTION: US is NOT Out of Iraq!
SW Broadway and Yamhill (Pioneer Courthouse Square)
Day After Obama spoke about Iraq withdrawal at State of the Union

Friday, January 6, 2012, 5:00 PM
Rally/March to Shut Guantanamo, 10 Years Later
SW Corner of Pioneer Courthouse Square at Yamhill & Broadway

Join PJW at the Portland Peaceful Response Coalition Friday Rally
to protest the 10th anniversary of Guantanamo Bay Prison (Jan. 11)
Details on the Friday Jan. 6 event.  

2011


Saturday, October 15, 2011, 1:00 PM
"10 Years in Afghanistan:
End the Wars-Bring Our $$ Home"

--Self Determination for the Middle East   --End Militarism
--Money for Jobs & Health Care   --Protect Human & Civil Rights
Rally: 1 PM, So Park Blocks at Salmon; March: 1:30 PM;
Forum: 2:30 PM, First Unitarian Church
[Oct 7 flyer] Flyer InfoCosponsorsVolunteer! *March route

Friday, October 7, 2011, 5:00 PM
Expanded Friday Rally to Mark 10 Years Since Afghan Invasion
5:00 PM, SW Corner of Pioneer Courthouse Square (SW Yamhill and Broadway)

Monday, March 21, 2011
EMERGENCY RALLY to protest US missiles in Libya
MONDAY, MARCH 21 at 4:00 PM
TERRY SCHRUNK PLAZA, SW 3rd and Madison

Saturday, March 19, 2011
1:00 PM Rally, 1:30 PM March (12:30 PM gather/music)
"Eight Years in Iraq, Nine Years in Afghanistan
How's The War Economy Working for You?"

Downtown Portland, Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW 6th & Yamhill
Download flyers: 1/4 pagefull page11x17
List of cosponsors Volunteer! Facebook * March route

2010


Saturday, October 9, 2010, 11:00 AM
Afghanistan, Nine Years Later:
"Money for Jobs and Education, Not War and Occupation"

RALLY: 11 AM, MARCH: 11:30 AM, TEACH-IN: 1:00 PM at PSU
List of 28 cosponsors and endorsers
Park Blocks near Portland State University: Between SW Market and Clay
Event details Teach-In details Download a flyer

Friday, May 21 2010, 5:00 PM
Rally and march:
"End Killer Drone Wars" in Pakistan and the Middle East
PPRC Friday Rally for Peace and Justice

Pioneer Courhouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway
PPRC has held a weekly rally since Nov. 2001!

Saturday, March 20, 2010, 12 Noon to 3:30 PM
Rally, march and teach-in:
"Iraq, Seven Years Later*:
Change US Foreign Policy-Bring All the Troops Home!"

Terry Schrunk Plaza (SW 3rd&Madison) to First Unitarian Church (SW 12th & Main).
Details   Download a flyer (.pdf format)
*As of 2010, the US has been at war with Iraq at least 19 years, since January 1991...

 
ALSO: Friday, March 19, 2010, 5:00 to 6:00 PM
Expanded PPRC Friday Rally for Peace and Justice
to mark 7 Years since the invasion of Iraq and promote March 20

Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway.

2009


Friday, October 2, 2009, 5:00 PM
"The Invasion of Afghanistan, 8 Years Later"
Expanded Friday Rally and March for Peace and Justice

Download Our Fact Sheet:-October 2, 2009
US Out of Afghanistan! The Invasion, Eight Years Later...


Sunday, March 15, 2009
March and Rally in Salem, OR
on the 6th anniversary of the Invasion of Iraq

"Stop the Wars at Home and Abroad:
Keep Oregon's Guard Home from Iraq and Afghanistan!"

1:00 PM, Capitol Steps, Salem
63 Cosponsors and endorsers   .pdf flyer  Video
Friday March 13 Portland Rally to Energize for Salem

2008


Friday, October 10, 2008, 5 PM
US Out of Iraq & Afghanistan: 6 & 7 Years Later

6 years after Congress authorized Use of Force on Iraq and
7 years after the US Invasion of Afghanistan

At the Friday Rally, Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway     more info

"DON'T ATTACK IRAN" Says Friday Rally Set For August 1, 2008
Coincides with National Actions, Portland Iranian Festival
Friday, August 1, 2008, 5 PM
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill and Broadway     more info

Rally for Peace in Somalia
to Focus Portland's Attention on U.S., Ethiopian Military Intervention
Monday, June 30, 2008 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd and Madison

"End U.S. and Ethiopian Military Attacks on Somalia:
Peace and Stability Can Stop Displacement and Genocide"

Co-coordinated by Center for Intercultural Organizing and Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group.
Download a flyer (.pdf format)

PJW hosted a "U.S. OUT OF THE 'MIDDLE EAST'" Action Tent
at the March 15 mobilization to Stop the War, Bring the Troops Home Now
Saturday, March 15, 2008 in the South Park Blocks
More information   Downloadable .pdf flyer

Rally and March to Shut Down Guantanamo Bay Prison
Friday, January 11, 2008, 5 PM
at the PPRC Friday rally, Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill & Morrison

2007


MOBILIZATION AGAINST WAR AND OCCUPATION
"Stop the wars and Occupations--Bring All the Troops Home Now"
Saturday, September 29, 2007, 11:00 AM, NW Park and Flanders
.pdf flyer     List of cosponsors
PJW feeder march at 9:30 AM at the Recruiting station at NE 14th & Broadway

EMERGENCY DEMONSTRATION, SEPTEMBER 2007:
NO TO THE "PETRAEUS REPORT"

4:00 PM, Monday, September 10, 2007
Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd and Madison

EVENT: "No More Invasions, No More Wars:
The Occupation of Iraq, Four Years Later"
Monday, March 19, 2007 Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd & Madison
Dual-opportunity visibility action  Flyer
12:00 noon-2 PM: Lunchtime peace gathering
4 PM-6:30 PM: Evening Demonstration and Message to the Iraqi People

2006


PEACE RALLY: "The Invasion of Afghanistan, Five Years Later:
End the Occupation, Work for Peace"

Friday, October 6, 2006, 5 PM
Expanded Friday rally, Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill & Morrison

Commemorating 9/11, Five Years Later:
PEACE RALLY: "Just Say No to the 'War on Terror': 9/11 Five Years Later"
Friday, September 8, 2006, 5 PM
Expanded Friday rally, Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW Yamhill & Morrison • .pdf flyer
(also see 9/16/06 forum)

Sunday, March 19, 2006 - Three Years After the Invasion of Iraq
Portland Rally and march: "End the War, Begin the Peace"--Report back

List of 159 organizations cosponsoring and endorsing
Fact sheet-March 19, 2006 -End the War, Begin the Peace (.pdf )

Friday Rally: "The 'Gulf War,' 15 Years Later" <.pdf flyer >
5 PM, Friday, Jan 13, 2006, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland

2005


Friday, September 23, 2005
Portland Rally to Bring the Troops Home

5 PM, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Porltand,
in Solidarity with a Sept. 24 National March

and

Oregon Military Families Rally Focusing on the Human Costs of War
Saturday, September 24, 1 PM, Monteith Park, Albany, OR

Mon. June 13, 2005, 9 AM: Rally to Bring Oregon's Troops Home
State Capitol Building, Salem and
RALLY AND MARCH FOR JUSTICE - Friday, June 17, 2005 4 PM
SW 2nd & Salmon - Downtown Portland (World Trade Center)
5 PM: March to NE Portland
(All part of June 12-18 Salem to Portland Walk for Truth, Justice, and Community)

More information    .pdf flyer for June 17

Info on March 19, 2005 Teach-in and Peace March

2004


Sunday, October 3, 2004:
Rally and March for Peace and Justice

End the Wars and Occupations in Iraq, Afghanistan, and the West Bank/Gaza
2 PM, North Park Blocks, NW 8th and Everett
More information     List of cosponsors
Downloadable .pdf flyer-version1 version2

Saturday, March 20, 2004:
"The World Still Says No To War"

Rally for peace on the one year anniversary of the War on Iraq,
1:00 PM Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland

Report Back on March 20 in Portland .pdf flyerCosponsor list- - 126 groups!

2003


Sunday, September 21st, 2003:
March and Rally for Peace in the Middle East:
Bring the Troops Home!

2:00 p.m., Terry Schrunk Plaza, S.W. 4th & Madison, Portland

Downloadable .pdf flyer for this event: http://www.pjw.info/sept2103flyer.pdf

Saturday, April 12, 2003: Big Peace March

3:30 PM gather at Waterfront Park SW Portland --SW Yamhill Ave (Naito Pkwy)
March begins 4 PM, Rally 5 PM at Pioneer Courthouse Square.
More info/cosponsor list   Downloadable .pdf flyer

Saturday, March 15, 2003:
Stop the War in Iraq and at Home:
Rally for Peace in the Middle East

2 PM Waterfront Park SW Portland
--SW Yamhill and Front Ave
(Naito Pkwy)
Downloadable .pdf flyer
List of cosponsors and endorsers(over 150!)     Volunteer

Saturday, January 18, 2003:
Take Action for Peace and Justice:
Stop the War at Home and Abroad

Click here for info on January 18, 2003 march and rally for peace
(Over 140 organizations!)

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Other Events

 

2016

[Hiroshima 2016 flyer] Tuesday, August 9, 2016, 6:00-7:00 PM
Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki:
Creating a Nuclear-Free Future

Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis
Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
and cosponsored by PJW and others
Download a flyerMore info on Aug 9

[B Willson event flyer]
Sunday, July 10, 2016, 2:30 PM
"Viet Nam Revisited with S. Brian Willson"

a report back from the famous veteran/activist
on his first "voluntary" return to that country.
Presentation follows the PJW summer quarterly meeting

Unite Oregon (formerly Center for Intercultural Organizing) office
700 N Killingsworh (near Albina, 11 blocks west of MLK)

Flyer

[PSR Writing Awards]
Friday, April 29, 2016, 6:00 PM
"How Would a Successful Movement to
Confront Climate Change Help Create
A More Just an Peaceful World?"

8th Annual (Del) Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship Awards
featuring journalist Dahr Jamail

(Peace and Justice Works will be tabling at this event)
First Unitarian Church Buchan Hall, 1226 SW Salmon
More infoFlyer

2015


[Guantanamo 14 Years Later flyer]
Monday, January 11, 2016, 3:30-5:30 PM
"Shut Down Guantanamo-- Stop Inspiring Terrorism"
Visibility Action

SE Hawthorne & Grand (East end of Hawthorne Bridge)
Marking 14 years since the prison camp opened.
Supported by Amnesty International Group 48 and the Portland Close Guantanamo Coalition
More infoFlyer

Wednesday, Septmeber 23, 2015, 4:00-6:00 PM
"The US Attack on Syria One Year Later"
Visibility action

East end of the Hawthorne Bridge (SE Hawthorne & Grand)

[Hiroshima flyer] Thursday, August 6, 2015, 6:00-7:00 PM
70 Years After Hiroshima & Nagasaki:
The Ever-Present Nuclear Threat

Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis
Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
and cosponsored by PJW and others
Also: Oregon PSR and PJW are working on the "Zones Project"
to educate people what would happen if a nuclear blast hit downtown Portland.
Download a flyerMore info on Aug 6Info on the Zones Project

Monday, May 18, 2015, 6:30-8:30 PM
Phyllis Bennis: Resolving Iraq and Syria through Diplomacy, Not War
Video Teleconference Forum
Mulntomah Friends Meeting House, 4312 SE Stark

More info including link to video Flyer

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 4:00-6:00 PM
"End the Re-Invasion of Iraq-- 12 Years Later"
Visibility Action
NE Couch and Martin Luther King Jr Blvd (East end of Burnside Bridge)
More infoFlyerFact sheet NEW! 3/19/15

2014


Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 3:30-6:00 PM
"End the Afghan War: *Stop Bombing Iraq and Syria*
The Invasion of Afghanistan 13 Years Later"

visibility action
East end of the Burnside Bridge (between NE Couch/Burnside at MLK Jr Blvd)
More infoFlyer

Tuesday, September 23, 7:00 PM
Forum: "US Foreign Policy: The Wars Continue"

Friends Meeting House, 4312 SE Stark
Examining America's role in the wars in Iraq/Syria, Gaza, Pakistan,
Yemen, Somalia, and the re-ignited Cold War with Russia
More infoFacebook page* Flyer

Saturday, August 9, 7:00 PM
EVENT: "AFGHANISTAN ON THE BRINK" with Professor Zaher Wahab
Presentation from a recent eyewitness
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th

Co-coordinated by PJW's Iraq Affinity Group and Occupy Elder Caucus. More info

[Hiroshima flyer] Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 6:00-7:00 PM
The Old and New Faces of Nuclear Weapons
(Hiroshima/Nagasaki Memorial 2014)

Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis
Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
and cosponsored by the PJW Iraq Affinity Group and others
Download a flyer More info

Friday, June 27, 2014, 11:00 AM-12:00 Noon
ACTION/News Conference: Veterans Oppose Drums of War
Portland Federal Building (SW 3rd between Madison and Jefferson)
More info

Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 4:30-5:30 PM
ACTION: Portlanders Say NO to More US Bombs in Iraq!
Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 4:30 PM, East End of Burnside Bridge (NE MLK & Couch/Davis)
More info

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
3:30-6:00 PM

Visibility Action
"An Occupation by Any Other Name: Iraq 11 Years Later"
NE Couch and Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
(East end of Burnside Bridge)

More info Download a flyer Fact sheet

2013


Saturday, October 5, 2013, 7:00 PM
"No More Afghanistans-- The Cost of Endless War"
A Forum Marking 12 Years Since the Invasion & Occupation

First Unitarian Church, 1011 SW 12th-Fuller Hall (basement)
Download a flyer Facebook event*

[Hiroshima flyer] Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 6:00-7:00 PM
Hiroshima, Nagasaki, & Hanford: A Tragic Connection
Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis
Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
and cosponsored by the PJW Iraq Affinity Group and others
Download a flyer More info


Tuesday, March 19, 2013 (two related events!)
IRAQ, 10 YEARS LATER
3:30-5:30 PM
Visibility Action: Tower of Peace says "US Out of Iraq!"
SW Broadway and Morrison, Downtown Portland
7:00 PM
Cathy Breen, Voices for Creative Nonviolence
and NYC Catholic Worker House

"Eyewitness 10 Years Later: What Iraqis Are Saying"
First Unitarian Church-Buchan Room, 1011 SW 12th
Funded in part by the IAG's Ruth Holt Memorial Fund
More infoFact SheetFlyer1/4 page C. Breen event

IRAQ 10 YEARS LATER 2003-2013


Saturday, February 16, 2013 (evening)
Middle East and Arab Spring,
10 Years After the Invasion of Iraq"

a talk by Reese Erlich, Journalist
Eliot Chapel-First Unitarian Church, 1011 SW 12th
co-coordinated with American Iranian Friendship Council
and funded in part by the IAG's Jan Bone Memorial Fund
More infoFlyer

IRAQ 10 YEARS LATER 2003-2013


Wednesday, January 16, 2013
11:30 am-1:30 pm
Good Jobs, Not War Jobs
A protest at FLIR industries in Wilsonville
on the 22nd anniversary of the "Gulf War"

27700 SW Parkway Av. (near the I-5 freeway off exit 286)
one of several actions leading up to 10 years since the Iraq invasion
More infoFlyerFact Sheet

IRAQ 10 YEARS LATER 2003-2013


2012



Tuesday, November 27, 2012
6:00 - 8:30 PM
"Hands in the Rice Paddy:
20 years of humanitarian work in Vietnam"

Multnomah Friends Meetinghouse, 4312 SE Stark
Slide show presentation by Mike Boehm of Madison (Wisconsin) Quakers, Inc., which has established a number of projects in My Lai and more than 20 other villages in Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam.
Flyer

 


[Hiroshima flyer] Monday, August 6, 2012, 6:00-7:00 PM
Out of the Shadows:
Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis
Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Download a flyer More info including info on the Shadow Project


Tuesday, July 24, 2012     11:00 AM-5:30 PM
Protest for Peace
Let President Obama know we don't support
wars, occupations, or targeted drone assassinations!

Oregon Convention Center; NE corner of NE Oregon St (800 Block NE)
and Martin Luther King Jr Blvd


[PJW 20th Anniversary]

 
  Saturday, July 21, 2012 7:00 PM
  Peace and Justice Works/Portland Copwatch
  20th Anniversary Celebration

  featuring the "Warmonger of the Year" award
  Peace House • 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook)
Winner Announced:
US Government is "Warmonger of the Year!"



Saturday, May 19, 2012, 1:00-4:00 PM
Iran Forum: Myths and Facts
First Unitarian Church, 1211 SW Main

  Full page flyer (pdf)facebook *



EVENT: Women and Homelessness Book Release
Friday, April 13, 7:00 PM
St Francis Dining Hall, 1131 SE Oak
More info   Flyer (jpeg)


[banner on m20]

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 3:30-6:30 PM
"Casualties of Iraq 9 Years Later: US Out!"
Visibility action on the
ninth anniversary of the invasion
Downtown Portland, SW Yamhill and Broadway
* Calendar listing * Flyers8.5x11 NEW! Fact Sheet (.pdf)


2011


Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 7:30 PM
"Civil Liberties 10 Years After 9/11:
Can We Be Safe and Free?"

Portland Building Auditorium, 1120 SW 5th Ave, Portland
Flyer Info


[Sept 11 10YL flyer] Sunday, September 11, 2011, 2:00-3:00 PM
September 11 Peace Memorial:
Reflect, Mourn, Take Action for a More Peaceful World
Ten years after the incident that led the US into an endless "war on terror"
Lownsdale Square, SW 4th and Salmon
Download a flyer


[Hiroshima flyer] Sunday, August 7, 2011, 1:00-4:00 PM
How Can We Create A Nuclear-Free World?
Not Another Hiroshima, Nagasaki or Fukushima

Japanese American Historical Plaza, NW Naito Pkwy and Davis

Coordinated by Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
Download a flyer

Friday, August 5, 2011, 7:00 PM
"Kathy Kelly in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq: The Costs of War, the Price of Peace"
Moriarty Arts Building Auditorium at Portland Community College Cascade
(705 N Killingsworth at Albina)

Download a flyer

Friday, January 14, 2011, 4:30 PM
Visibility Action: The "Gulf War" 20 Years Later
SW 3rd and Madison by Terry Schrunk Plaza
Download a flyer

2010


Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010 2:30 pm
"Report Back from Palestine"
with Michael Sonnleitner (PCC Peace & Conflict Studies)
Westminster Presbyterian Church Fireside Room, NE 16th & Hancock

Download a flyer


Friday, August 6, 2010, 6:00 PM
Annual Hiroshima Day Commemoration
"Remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Create a Nuclear Free Future"

(Sponsored by Oregon PSR, WILPF, the PJW Iraq Affinity Group and others)
Japanese- American Historical Plaza, NW Front (Naito) at Couch
Download a flyer (.jpg format) (.pdf format)

2009


Thursday, August 6, 2009, 6:00 PM
Annual Hiroshima Day Commemoration
"A Nuclear Free Future: It Takes Everyone"

(Sponsored by Oregon PSR, WILPF, the PJW Iraq Affinity Group and others)
Japanese- American Historical Plaza, NW Front (Naito) at Couch
Download a flyer (.pdf format)

"Civil Liberties Under the Obama Administration: Are We Still at Risk?"
Public Forum on Civil Liberties and National Security
Wednesday, June 17, 2009, 7:00 PM
Portland State University Urban Center, Second Floor Gallery
More info   Downloadable .pdf Flyer

2008


Saturday, October 11, 2008, 7:00 PM:
"Palestine: From Apatheid to Warehousing"

a talk by Israeli peace activist Dr. Jeff Halper
executive director of the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions
Westminster Presbyterian Church   1624 NE Hancock (just N of Broadway)
Sponsored by Portland Peaceful Response Coalition   Downloadable .pdf flyer

Sunday, October 12, 2008, 3:00 PM:
Film Benefit Screening: "Soldiers Speak Out"

Academy award winning director Barbara Trent screens her latest film
and shows a preview of her upcoming documentary "Seizing Power"
Bagdad Theatre   3702 SE Hawthorne Bv
Download a .pdf flyer More info--appearances October 11, 12 & 13

Monday, Sept. 15, 2008, 7:00 PM:
Grassroots Organizing for Peace and Justice in the Americas

An evening with Fr. Roy Bourgeois, Internationally recognized human rights activist
Close the School of the Americas!
Augustana Lutheran Church   2710 N.E. 14 Street (15th & Knott)
More info

Wednesday, August 6, 2008, 6:00 PM
Annual Hiroshima Day Commemoration
(Sponsored by Oregon PSR, WILPF, and Japanese American Citizens League, the PJW Iraq Affinity Group and others)
Japanese- American Historical Plaza, NW Front(Naito) at Davis
Download a flyer (.pdf format)

The Iraq Affinity Group supported and hopes you saw
"9 Parts of Desire" a play about Iraqi women
It played Friday May 9 to Saturday June 14, 2008 at the Coho Theatre
Presented by Cygnet Productions

The WHEELS OF JUSTICE TOUR Visited the Portland Area
to Speak About the Occupations of Iraq and Palestine
Events February 28 to March 2, 2008 included downtown peace vigil, two church visits

Major public events: 11 AM Friday, February 29 at Terry Schrunk Plaza; 7 PM Saturday, March 1 at First Unitarian Church, and 11:30 AM Sunday, March 2 at Central Lutheran Church. More information   Downloadable .pdf flyer

2007


EVENT: David Barsamian on "Targeting Iran"
Monday, Oct 22, 2007, 7 PM, SEIU Local 49 Union Hall, 3536 SE 26th

2006


Two October, 2006 events involving US relations with Iran:

JAMMING FOR PEACE
Music From Iran, Iraq, Turkey and Beyond
Saturday, October 28, 2006 7 - 10 PM
First Congregational Church - 1126 SW Park Ave
Info at http://www.aifcpdx.org

IRAN FORUM; Bomb...or Path out of Crisis
Sunday, October 29, 2006 2 PM
First Unitarian Church, Salmon St Sanctuary SW 12th & Salmon
Free Admission -- Details at http://www.aifcpdx.org

FORUM: "Aftermath of 9/11, Five Years Later:
US Policy Past, Present and Future"
Saturday, September 16, 2006, 6:30 to 9 PM
First Unitarian Church, 1011 SW 12th •
.pdf flyer
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Thursday, July 20, 2006, 7 - 9 PM
Forum on US-Iran Relations
Portland State University Smith Memorial Student Union, Room 236
[.pdf flyer]

Sunday, August 6, 2006, 6-7PM
Annual Hiroshima Day Commemoration
(Sponsored by Oregon PSR, WILPF, and Japanese American Citizens League)
Japanese- American Historical Plaza, SW Front(Naito) at Davis
[.pdf flyer]

Wednesday, August 9, 2006, 7:00 and 9:10 PM
"The Last Atomic Bomb"
A documentary on Nagasaki by Robert Richter (Sponsored by the Portland Alliance)
Clinton Street Theater, SE 26th & Clinton

Wednesday, June 21, 2006 - Attacks on London:
Clash of Civilizations or Reaction to the War on Iraq?
Book Reading with Author Milan Rai
  .pdf flyer
7:00 pm, Laughing Horse Books, 12 NE 10th

Saturday, May 6, 2006 - The Struggle for Peace in Latin America   .pdf flyer
An Evening with Father Roy Bourgeois, School of the Americas Watch

Moday, March 20, 2006 - An Evening with Iraqi Activist Eman Ahmed Khamas
Member of the Iraqi Women's Delegation traveling the US
7:00 - 8:30 PM, First Unitarian Church, 1011 SW 12th Av, Portland

2005


The Peace and Justice Works Iraq Affinity Group tabled at the
Portland Global Festival
on Sunday, September 11, 2005 at Holladay Park, 12 noon-6 PM.

HIROSHIMA/NAGASAKI 1945-2005:
60 Years of Nuclear Nightmares

Friday, August 5, 4:30 PM: Gathering and March for the End of Nuclear Weapons
Pioneer Courthouse Square, SW 6th and Yamhill, Portland and
Vigil and March with the Women in Black, also Friday, August 5, 2005 12 Noon
Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd and Madison, Portland
Participate in the Zones Project--What if a nuclear blast hit downtown Portland?    Info  .pdf flyer

Iraqi Labor Tour 2005 Community Meeting
Wed. June 22, 2005 7 PM, PSU Smith Center Ballroom SW Broadway at Montgomery

More information    .pdf flyer for June 22 Iraq Labor Tour

"Saying No to War and Occupation: Teach-in and Peace March, Two Years Later"
Saturday, March 19, 2005
More information on March 19     Flyer

Peace Gathering on Inauguration Day (Thursday, January 20, 2005)
8:00 AM to 6:30 PM, Terry Schrunk Plaza, SW 3rd and Madison, Portland
    More information
    Fact sheet (.html or .pdf)

2004


Presentation: "The Struggles of Iraq and a Hope for the Future"
Matt Chandler of Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT), in Iraq since early 2004 will speak in Portland
[.pdf flyer]  
Monday, June 28, 2004, 7:00 PM at the Friends Meeting House, 4312 SE Stark

SOLD OUT: Benefit Screening of Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 911"
Thursday, JUNE 24, 2004 7:30 PM AT Lloyd Mall Cinemas: SOLD OUT!!
Read more!    Download .pdf poster

"Counting the Costs: Iraq One Year Later"

The Iraq Affinity Group held a vigil at Terry Schrunk Plaza
on Friday evening, March 19, 2004 from 4-6 PM.  [view flyer]

Presentation: Eyewitness to Occupation: Ten Months in Baghdad
[.pdf flyer]
Featuring AFSC Iraq Country Representatives

Saturday March 13, 2004 -7:00 PM - Multnomah Friends Meeting
4312 SE Stark, Portland, OR

2003


"WHEELS OF JUSTICE BUS TOUR"

Voices in the Wilderness informational tour on Iraq/Israel/Palestine
Sat-Sun, October 18-19, 2003 and Tue-Wed October 21-22
Sat: PSU, Red & Black Cafe; Sun: Reedwood Friends, Vancouver UCC

"HEALTH EFFECTS OF DEPLETED URANIUM"

National Expert / Gulf War Veteran Doug Rokke
to Speak in Portland

Wednesday October 8, 2003 First Unitarian Church, 7 PM
Downloadable .pdf flyer

February 15/16, 2003 Days of Action Against War and for Peace:
Partial listing of events in Portland and Willamette Valley

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Meetings

 
 
Saturday, November 5, 2016 12 noon-2:15 PM
Peace and Justice Works Fall Quarterly Meeting
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th at Tillamook

Sunday, July 10, 2016, 12:00 PM
Peace and Justice Works Summer Quarterly meeting
and vegetarian potluck
Unite Oregon (formerly CIO) Office, 700 N Killingsworth; Potluck at 12:00, meeting at 12:30

Saturday, February 20, 2016 12 noon-2:15 PM
Peace and Justice Works' 24th Annual Meeting

Vegetarian potluck at 12 noon; meeting starts 12:30 PM
Social Justice Action Center, 400 SE 12th

Sunday, November 8, 2015 12 noon-2:15 PM
Peace and Justice Works Fall Quarterly Meeting
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th at Tillamook

Sunday, February 22, 2015
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
23rd Annual Meeting and Potluck

Center for Intercultural Organizing, 700 N Killingsworth (near Albina), Portland

Saturday, November 8, 2014
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Fall Quarterly Meeting and Potluck

Peace House, 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

Sunday, July 20, 2014, 12:00 PM
Peace and Justice Works Summer Quarterly meeting
and vegetarian potluck
Col Summers Park, SE 17th & Taylor; Potluck at 12:00, meeting at 12:30

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Peace and Justice Works'
Annual Meeting and Potluck

CANCELLED: due to snow as of 2/7/14
if you are a voting member and want to participate in
the vote for the board please contact us about a resecheduled date

ALSO CANCELLED: Portland Copwatch informational meeting about
the City's agreement with the Department of Justice

This will not be rescheduled

Sunday, November 3, 2013
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Fall Quarterly Meeting and Potluck
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

Saturday, July 13, 2013, 12:00 PM
Peace and Justice Works Summer Quarterly meeting
and vegetarian potluck
Col Summers Park, SE 17th & Taylor;
Potluck at 12:00, meeting at 12:30

Sunday, February 24, 2013
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Annual Meeting and Potluck
American Friends Service Committee office, 2249 E Burnside, Portland

Saturday, November 3, 2012
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Fall Quarterly Meeting and Potluck
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

Sunday, July 22, 2012, 12:00 PM
Peace and Justice Works Summer Quarterly meeting
and vegetarian potluck
Col Summers Park, SE 17th & Taylor;
Potluck at 12:00, meeting at 12:30

Saturday, February 11, 2012
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Annual Meeting and Potluck
AFSC Office, 2249 E Burnside, Portland

Sunday, November 13, 2011
12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace and Justice Works'
Fall Quarterly Meeting and Potluck
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

Saturday, July 23, 2011, 12:00 PM
Peace and Justice Works Summer Quarterly meeting
and vegetarian potluck
Col Summers Park, SE 17th & Taylor; Potluck at 12:00, meeting at 12:30

Peace and Justice Works' Fall Quarterly Meeting and Potluck
Sunday, November 4, 2007      12:00 Noon (vegetarian potluck)        12:30 pm-2:30 (Meeting)
Peace House, 2116 NE 18th (at Tillamook), Portland

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News and Statements

 
 

Read about the Campaign to Keep Oregon's National Guard Home
from Iraq and Afghanistan
Oregon campaign logo
Launched as part of the Campaign to Bring the Troops home in May, 2008
Guard Home Campaign Considers Successes in 2009 session (6/23/09)
Media: The Campaign in the Press (updated 5/29/09)
Original draft resolution / legislation     list of supporters

 

Ruling in Case of Police Spying on Peace and Justice Works -- March, 2005

Read information on a case of Portland Police spying on Peace and Justice Works, which was rejected by the US 9th Circuit Court on March 2, 2005, and how it relates to the Portland Joint Terrorism Task Force.

UN Lifts Sanctions on Iraq--May 22, 2003

...but PJW's Iraq Affinity Group vows to oppose the terms of Resolution 1483, that gives US full authority
(see the IAG's new mission statement--June, 2003).

US Bombs Afghanistan October, 2001

Statement on US Bombing of Afghanistan 10/7/01

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Peace and Justice Works
PO Box 42456
Portland, OR 97242
(503) 236-3065
pjw@pjw.info

 

Page last updated November 19, 2016