Weekly Kansas City AFSC Peace & Justice Alert E-newsletter -February 22, 2014 providing information about AFSC peace and justice activities in the Kansas City area, a calendar of social change events, articles and advocacy opportunities.
AFSC has joined 93 other national organizations in calling on Congress to emphasize jobs and social programs in its budget considerations. The diverse group -- including the AFL-CIO, NAACP and USAction -- sent this November 5, 2013 letter urging members of Congress to --
The Kansas City Program of the American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) announces, on the eve of Veterans’ Day, the retirement of the Missouri and Kansas Eyes Wide Open (EWO) Exhibits, the widely-acclaimed exhibition on the human cost of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The memorial exhibit includes over 200 combat boots tagged with the names of Missouri and Kansas troops and shoes tagged with the names of civilians killed in the Iraq and Afghan wars.
In response to the misdirected federal budget debate and actions in Washington, D.C. and the disastrous impact it is having on our community and economy, the Kansas City AFSC has organized a Move the Money resolution campaign.
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