3 Milestones are Upon Us: A Reunion Weekend to Celebrate Activism in the Community When: April 27th - 29th Where: Boulder, CO We will be celebrating the Rocky Flats Truth Force 40th Reunion, Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center's 35th Anniversary, and KGNU's 40th Anniversary. The weekend will be full of workshops, an art exhibit, movie screenings, music, and more! Stayed tuned for announcements and your chance to purchase tickets for the Daniel Ellsberg talk!
Propaganda 101 is a series of 5 programs covering the foundational work of media critics who have been featured in our broadcasts. Media literacy doesn't come easy. But it's been the mission of Alternative Radio since its inception in 1986.
When: Tuesday, December 19th, 8pm Where: Municipal Bldg, 1777 Broadway, Boulder The City of Boulder will be holding a Public Hearing on Alternatives to their current banking provider, JP Morgan Chase. As a Public Hearing, all are welcome to speak for 2 minutes. Sign the Speaking List when you enter. More info on public banking.
When: Wednesday, December 20th, 5pm Begin at 5:00pm at Union Station.
March east toward the Capitol on the 16th street mall accompanied by local brass and drum musicians leading chants and songs.
Brief stop at Verizon store to discuss the influence of ISP's in this unjust FCC ruling
Arrive at Capitol steps sometime between 5:30 and 6:00pm.
Keynote speakers will discuss the role of media and journalism in democracy and the effect this ruling will have on our discour
When: Saturday, December 23rd, 11am - 12pm Where: Canyon and Broadway, Boulder, CO We'll carry signs opposing wars against Russia, Syria, North Korea, etc. Let's be visible in our opposition to war! We'll have some signs or bring you own. More info firstname.lastname@example.org or 720-509-3378. We'll hold anti-war demonstrations most (but not all) Saturdays. Watch our emails for the announcements.
The independent Tax Policy Center estimates will give 80% of the benefits of the tax bill to the richest 1% of taxpayers. This isn't tax reform. This is a money grab by powerful corporate interests. Sen Gardner continues to look like he'll vote for the tax bill. Please call or email him to express your opposition and outrage. Sen Cory Gardner: 202-224-5941 Rep Mike Coffman: 202-225-7882 More info on tax bill: Independent Thinkers Guide to the Tax Debate Stop Talking About Wi
Dec. 13 is National #ReplaceNAFTA Call-In Day: Sign up to call your Senator to demand a renegotiated #NAFTA that ends outsourcing and puts people and the planet before corporations! https://www.citizen.org/tell-your-senator-to-replace-nafta
A most sincere, huge thank you to each of you who have contributed to Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center over this giving season. We appreciate your support so very much. Your generosity will enable us to continue our work towards creating a more peaceful and just world: Opposing war with North Korea Working towards a version of NAFTA that will benefit the people, not corporations Spreading awareness and keeping people safe from Rocky Flats, the former nuclear weapons pl
When: Friday, December 15th, 6:30pm - 9pm Where: Chrysalis Coop, 2127 16th St, Boulder Join the Social Just Collective for the December gathering of the Just Watch Series. We will be watching the documentary "Audrie & Daisy" followed by facilitated discussion.
On Thursday, the FCC is due to vote to repeal Net Neutrality. This action endangers our democratic right to unfettered access to the internet and places too much power to restrict content in the hands of large corporations. In their process to gather feedback about this change, bots have flooded the FCC with pro-repeal messages. At least 28 Senators, including Sen Bennet, have asked for a postponement of the vote. We need to contact the FCC every day this week and tell them
Give to local, impactful nonprofits on CO Gives Day! When: Tuesday, December 5th
Colorado Gives Day is a national Day of Giving where you can connect with nonprofits throughout our state.
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Memorial Gathering for Paul Wehr When: Saturday, December 16th, 2pm Where: Friend's Meeting House, 1825 Upland Ave, Boulder A legendary Peace Activist has passed. Paul Wehr passed away on November 17th as a result of a condition that prevented his body from producing blood cells. Paul made many important contributions to the study and practice of nonviolence, and was a gentle, loving practitioner of nonviolent activism. In 2015, RMPJC honored Paul and Rich Andrews, with Lif