Direct Action! Get in the streets or active in the halls of power
On this page you will find a list of our most current local actions. These will include Action Guidelines (when they exist) tips and instructions. Check back often.
In the Philadelphia area -- Upcoming Actions and Events!
PJSN and WILPF joined with Friday for Future Philly to call for an end to fossil fuels!
Friday, September 15, 2023
Location: Philadelphia City Hall (North Side) • 1400 John F Kennedy Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19107 US
Then we joined them again, along with Extinction Rebellion Philly and
members of the No More War Coalition and Marched in the
March in NYC to end fossil fuels.
Read about the March here.
This is in a continuum of organizing that has to keep happening.
We propose a Collaboration between Environmental groups and Peace and Anti-imperialism organizations
because the two issues are directly related, one driving the other in a deadly feedback loop.
1 -First step:
Tell Biden to Declare a Climate Emergency!
Call the White House 202-456-1414
This is an ongoing ALERT! once you make your call. tell us what happened.
Send us an email.
All this organizing cost money.
We need a large, robust, diverse membership to be effective.
Please give what you can
2 - NEXT UP!
Tell Senator Casey to be an Anti-Nuclear Champion
Wednesday September 27, 3:00 – 3:30pm
Senator Casey's office 202-224-3121 (Ask for Senator Casey's office)
Please, Tell him to co-sponsor S.1186 - Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act of 2023
3 - THEN,
Join us at Senator Casey's office.
PJSN will deliver a statement and demand that Senator Casey be an Anti-Nuclear Champion in the Senate.
Address: 2000 Market St Suite 610, Philadelphia, PA 19102
We will then join the action at 30th street posted under "Other Events in Our Area" elseware on this page.
call the White House.
Other events in our area
DEFUSE NUCLEAR WAR…PHILLY “REACH-OUT” AT 30TH STREET TRAIN STATION.
September 27 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Defuse Nuclear War !!!!!! Around the Country (Sept. 24-30, 2023) Week of Action - https://defusenuclearwar.org/ Philadelphia, PA. Wed., SEPT. 27, 3:30p.m.,"Reach-Out" @SEPTA Train Station , 30TH & Market Streets with large banners and signs, handouts, saying what we mean because we mean what we say...The future's at stake! Simple as that.
DEFUSE NUCLEAR WAR…Presence of Protest at Lockheed Martin, King Of Prussia
September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm SAT., SEPT. 30, NOON, DEFUSE NUCLEAR WAR/PRESENCE OF PROTEST @LOCKHEED MARTIN, KING OF PRUSSIA, PA.
Banner display, readings, and Tolling of Peace Bell. NOTICE OF UN TREATY PROHIBITION King of Prussia, PA, this complex of the Lockheed Martin Corp. as well as related Lockheed Martin facilities across the United States is involved in contracting --
THE LIKES OF LOCKHEED MARTIN
(Don’t Bank on the Bomb, https://www.dontbankonthebomb.com/ )
Don’t Bank on the Bomb identifies 26 private companies currently involved in the nuclear weapons business globally. These include 15 companies based in the US, as well as a few based in India, China, and Europe. There are offices of at least one of these companies in two dozen of the countries that are about to become States Parties. Honeywell, for example, has offices in 13 of these countries. Many more of the companies have projects, including government contracts, in these countries
The Peace Fair of Bucks Quarterly Meeting of Friends
Saturday, September 30, 2023, 10:30 AM to 4 PM
at Buckingham Friends Meeting & Buckingham Friends School
5684 York Road, Routes 202 and 263
in Lahaska, Pennsylvania 18931
(just west of Peddler's Village)
5 - THEN...
as part of national actions everywhere.
(Including at Lockheed Martin as posted else where on this page)
Defuse Nuclear War, No Wars Anywhere, Philadelphia, PA
September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Peace Vigil at the foot of Ben Franklin Bridge with signs and flags declaring a foreign (and domestic) policy based on human rights and a world free of nuclear weapons.
Bring your own sign. We will have some available
Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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