Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center
Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center

Encouraging peaceful solutions since 1969

Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Past Events

Events List Navigation

August 2016

HELEN CALDICOTT, M.D. ANTI-NUKE ACTIVIST

August 13, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Koret Auditorium – SF Public Library, 100 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA United States
+ Google Map

Dr. Helen Caldicott Nuclear Weapons:  Can they be Abolished? FREE public lecture Saturday, August 13, 2:00 pm Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin St. Caldicott is an Australian physician, better known as the world's foremost anti-nuclear activist, founder of the Nuclear Freeze movement, and the author of ten books, some of which may be available at the event.  It will include a Q&A session. She has devoted the last 42 years to an international campaign to educate the…

Find out more »

SPEAKER ON SAUDI ARABIA

August 18, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MDUUC – Owl Room, 55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, 94596
+ Google Map

A Mt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center Monthly Forum Event An Evening with SHARAT LIN, Ph.D.  Speaking on: Saudi Arabia: Anatomy of the Kingdom and its Global Role Thursday, August 18, 2016 / 6 PM Potluck, 7 PM presentation Mount Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church – Owl Room 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, a sacred pillar of U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, has played an ambiguous role in the conflicts unleashed by the Arab Spring,…

Find out more »
September 2016

STOP URBAN SHIELD

September 9, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave.
Pleasanton, CA United States
+ Google Map

STATEWIDE MOBILIZATION AGAINST POLICE MILITARIZATION Communities Say NO to URBAN SHIELD Rally and Action with Cultural Program Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave. Pleasanton September 9th, 2016 / 8 AM TO 12 PM   For travel support or questions CALL: 510-444-0484 Current pick up locations: Pleasanton, Oakland, Berkeley, San Francisco and Los Angeles EMAIL: stopurbanshieldnow@gmail.com StopUrbanShield.org Co-sponsored by Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center

Find out more »

TRAVEL TO CUBA?!?

September 14, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Vista Room, Hillside Clubhouse – Rossmoor, 3400 Golden Rain Rd.
Walnut Creek, CA United States
+ Google Map

CUBA TODAY THE INVINCIBLE ISLAND NATION GEORGIA KELLY of PRAXIS PEACE INSTITUTE will speak on upcoming plans for educational trip to Cuba 4-5:30 VISTA ROOM, HILLSIDE CLUBHOUSE, ROSSMOOR 3400 Golden Rain Rd. Walnut Creek   If you have never been to Cuba, you cannot really imagine it. Learn about the lives of ordinary Cubans, the educational system, healthcare, cooperatives, and U.S. trade embargo. Last November, Georgia led a group of 25 people to Cuba through Praxis Peace Institute, a non-profit organization…

Find out more »

CHRISTIAN FELBER, ECONOMIST/AUTHOR

September 15, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
MDUUC – Owl Room, 55 Eckley Lane
Walnut Creek, 94596
+ Google Map

  Speaking on: Change Everything: Creating an Economy for the Common Good Thursday, September 15, 2016  6 PM Potluck, 7 PM presentation MDUUC – Owl Room, 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek Felber coined the term “Economy for the Common Good”,  in his book Die Gemeinwohl-Ökonomie - Das Wirtschaftsmodell der Zukunft, published in 2010.  This economic model calls for working towards the common good and cooperation instead of profit-orientation and competition which lead to greed and uncontrolled growth.  According to Felber, it makes…

Find out more »
+ Export Events

Mount Diablo Peace and Justice Center - 1035 Carol Ln., Lafayette CA 94549 - (925) 933-7850

Site developed by Devin Dombrowski - Devin Dombrowski Designs