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Cool new poster for our April 17 concert!

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Photos from Pete Seeger Remembrance Song Circle

Peace Train, February 28, 2014: Radiation Leaks in NM

By JUDITH MOHLING “WIPP Is the Final Shaft,” has been scrawled on an adobe wall in Santa Fe, indicating the writer’s opposition to WIPP, the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation’s only underground nuclear waste storage site. According to the New York Times, the plant has been carved into salt caves near Carlsbad, New Mexico.  Read more »

We’re sponsoring this talk by a journalist who spent years in Gaza. (March 8, CU campus.)

Eva Bartlett Life and Death in Gaza SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2 PM CU BOULDER CAMPUS, HELLEMS 211 SPONSORED BY THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN PEACE AND JUSTICE CENTER & THE COLORADO BOYCOTT, DIVESTMENT AND SANCTIONS CAMPAIGN AT CU EVA BARTLETT is a young Canadian human rights activist and journalist. She has spent several years in Gaza and  Read more »

We’re Sponsoring a Public Panel on the Boycott of Israeli Academic Institutions: March 4 at CU

A Panel Discussion On: The American Studies Association Decision to Boycott Israeli Academic Institutions Pro-Boycott: Professor Cheryl Higashida CU Dept. of English Author of Black Internationalist Feminism Professor Steven Salaita Dept. of English, Virginia Tech University Author of Anti-Arab Racism in the USA Anti-Boycott: Professor Patricia Limerick Director of Center of the American West Former  Read more »

Ron Forthofer in Colorado Daily on Palestinian human rights

Speaking out about Palestinian human rights by Ron Forthofer For too long in this country, people supporting human rights and international law in relation to the Palestinian/Israeli issue have been reluctant to speak out. Many university faculty members didn’t want to get involved in an issue that they believed might cost them their jobs. Politicians  Read more »