Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center
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April 2017

LIVERMORE PROTEST

April 14 @ 6:45 am - 12:00 pm
Vasco Road and Patterson Road,
Livermore, CA United States
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GOOD FRIDAY WORSHIP & WITNESS Where Would Dr. King Be Today? Christina & Francisco Herrera, preaching Livermore Lab was founded to develop the hydrogen bomb.  New weapons of mass destruction are still designed there.  For more than 30 years, people of faith and others concerned about the proliferation of nuclear weapons have gathered on Good Friday outside the Livermore Laboratory.   This year, as President Trump tweets about his intention to increase U.S. nuclear weaponry to achieve nuclear superiority, it is particularly…

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PROJECT CENSORED – FIGHTING FAKE NEWS

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MDUUC – Owl Room,
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, 94596
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      Fighting Fake News: Critical Media Literacy in the 21st Century Spend the evening with Mickey Huff, director of Project Censored, and his college students, who will speak on their Global Critical Media Literacy Project and the investigative journalism/research they are pursuing.  They identify the most significant censored news stories in the US and learn why the stories were suppressed. Every year since 1976, Project Censored, our nation’s oldest news-monitoring group — whose membership boasts, through its Campus…

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MARCH FOR SCIENCE

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Civic Park in Walnut Creek,
1375 Civic Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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Education! Science presentations! Interactive events! Fun family activities! Together on Earth Day we will rally to educate and raise awareness about our united responsibility to protect the global environment for current and future generations. As a nonpartisan group, we march to support science, because we value science and facts do matter. We will stand together against policies that silence, mischaracterize or restrict science. We oppose threats to eliminate public environmental agencies and censor scientists and instead advocate for scientific evidence-based policy…

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May 2017

“BEFORE THE FLOOD” MOVIE SCREENING

May 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church,
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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FRIDAY MAY 12th, 7 P.M. Bortin Hall, Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek See the complete movie (96 minutes) FREE!  CLICK HERE FOR TRAILER Sponsored by:   GREEN GROUP at MDUUC  MT. DIABLO PEACE & JUSTICE CENTER 

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ART AND WRITING CHALLENGE AWARDS DINNER

May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church,
55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, CA 94596 United States
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The 19th Annual Dennis Thomas Art & Writing Contest- 2017 This dinner will recognize the winners of this year’s Art & Writing Contest. Tickets are $15 and the event is open to the public. See the website for more information: http://creatingpeacefulschools.weebly.com/upcoming-events.html Topic for 2017:  “Do Your Little Bit of Good” Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu once said, “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” Everyone, even…

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