Women's International League for Peace and Freedom St. Louis Branch

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Speech at PeaceWorks KC’s remembrance of Hiroshima – Nagasaki

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from NucNews Progress on treaty to prohibit nukes; focus on universities Note: Ann Suellentrop prepared these remarks for the annual program, Remembering Hiroshima & Nagasaki: Never Again! That program will be given Aug. 7 in Kansas City, MO. It will…

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News from our Allies – June 2022

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Highlights from our Allies – news or actions that have come across our plate and we think you may like them too: Repeal the U.S. Military Selective Service Act – World beyond War The Supreme Court ruling: Q+A – Planned…

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Ally Spotlight: Sustainability Seekers

What is Sustainability Seekers all about? I was not a member of PUCC when Sustainability Seekers was formed, but Polly Winkleman, who is our SS co chairman, helped set a Mission Statement which reads: “Recognizing the link between Christian faith…

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WILPF Think & Resist: Conversations about Feminism and Peace

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Join WILPF conversations today! If you are new to the Think & Resist: Conversations about Feminism and Peace podcast or are like us and can’t wait to replay every episode, wait no further! All episodes of our new podcast are…

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The Peace That is Not: Understanding Why Peacebuilding Has Failed in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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by WILPF Worldwide militarisation, ever more visible with the invasion of Ukraine, is putting the importance of effective peacebuilding squarely at the top of the global agenda. However, current international peacebuilding efforts are a product of the uncontested spread of…

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Against Gun Violence

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by Lynn Sableman Our legislators have the important job of keeping us safe from harm. The Federally fundedCDC and NIH were created for this purpose. The results have been longer lifespans andhealthier living enjoyed by all. Decades have passed without…

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Democracy is in danger: The lies that nearly overturned our election.

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by Lynn Sableman Our legislators have the important job of keeping us safe from harm. The Federally fundedCDC and NIH were created for this purpose. The results have been longer lifespans andhealthier living enjoyed by all. Decades have passed without…

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MOmentum March for our Lives

WILPF St Louis members participated in the MOmentum March for our Lives on Saturday, June 11,as part of a nationwide march for gun reform.

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News from our Allies – May 2022

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Highlights from our Allies – news or actions that have come across our plate and we think you may like them too: The Black Commentator Issue #912 Teach Truth Days of Action – Zinn Education Project Women’s Voices Response to…

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WILPF Annual Membership Meeting

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Please save the date for our Annual Meeting Join us for a potluck starting at noon RSVP HERE so that we know how many table settings to provide Business meeting at 1pm Report of Activities Election of New Board Members…

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