MUPJ Guest Speaker John Graham. John spoke via Zoom about his Giraffe Heroes Project – A global movement that inspires people to ‘Stick Your Neck Out For The Common Good’. on 4/17/2021
MUPJ Guest Speaker John Sarbanes via Zoom on 02/27/2021
“I know you are interested in Voting Rights, Ethics Reform in government, and Campaign Finance Reform.
Congressman John Sarbanes (MD 3rd Congressional District) is the House of Representatives sponsor of HR 1: For the People Act.
Congressman John Sarbanes spoke about the Act on Saturday, February 27, 3:30 pm in a Zoom meeting sponsored by Maryland United for Peace and Justice (MUPJ).
House of Representatives HR 1: For the People Act and Senate companion bill SR 1 are comprehensive federal elections and government ethics reform bills. They address voter suppression, election interference, voter registration, and accessibility to voting for individuals with disabilities. Ethics related to Congress, the Supreme Court, President and Vice President, and Executive Branch officials is addressed. As are lobbying and campaign finance reform”. Tony Langbehn
MUPJ Zoom Meeting
“A New Peace and Justice Movement for a New Administration” – A virtual event held on Sunday November 22nd, 2020 at 3:30 PM. Guest Speaker and presenter – Medea Benjamin, Co-Founder of Code Pink.
April 24th, 2020 Science Collaboration as an Opportunity for the US and Cuba: A Case for Addressing the COVID-19 Pandemic”
The video from Friday’s webinar can now be viewed on the CLC Lecture Series page
Julie Haymaker, MSW
Senior Program Coordinator
Rutgers University Community Leadership Center
Camden, New Jersey
(c) 908 512-5848
April 21st, 2020
On Earth Day, Medical Students Call On Us to Vote for Climate Action & Health
Our medical student colleagues made this great short video on climate change, health, and VOTING for health:
(ANHE has been working with a great group of UCSF Med Students on several joint advocacy projects and campaigns. There may be opportunities for such collaborations in your area, if you are not already doing so.)
Barbara Sattler, RN, DrPH, FAAN
June 17th, 2019.
WYPR. “Midday” is live and talking about transportation challenges in the Baltimore region. Our guests are (from left): -Kevin Quinn, CEO and Administrator of the Maryland Transit Administration. –Klaus Philipsen, urban planner.-Samuel Jordan, president of the Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition.-And Baltimore City Councilman Ryan Dorsey joins us by phone. How could transportation be improved in the region? Share your thoughts in the comments.
April 14th, 2019. “Forum on Nonviolent Peace-Making Initiatives presented by MUPJ/Institute for Peace Action”.
M.J. Park, Little Friends for Peace
Eli McCarthy, D.C. Peace Team
John Ericksson, Global Peace Services
MUPJ Meeting March 10th 2019. “The Connection Between Live Peace & Peace Building” – MJ Park and Joyce Lang
SJ1 starts at 2.20. Thanks.
MUPJ at the 50th Anniversary of the nonviolent Civil Disobedience action of the Catonsville 9 in 1968 against the Vietnam War. (Catonsville Library -Saturday May -05-2018
About the event http://www.catonsville9.org/
MUPJ With Prince George’s County Peace and Justice Coalition’s PGPJC’s, Greenbelt Climate Action Network [GCAN], Co-host Alexis Baden-Mayer, Lawyer and activist on April 15th 2018
September 11th. Memorial Concert
The Prince Georges County Peace & Justice Coalition hosted a Memorial Concert to remember those who lost their lives on September 11th. Renaud D. Brown, tenor, was featured with Vincent Henningfield as the pianist, on Sept. 11th, 2017, in the Greenbelt Community Center.
Charlie Cooper of Get Money Out MD on this year’s HJ6/SJ4 in Annapolis: Note that in two years this resolution that will: 1. Affirm that Congress & the states may regulate raising & spending money in elections;
2. Reserve Constitutional political rights to human beings; and
3. Affirm every citizen’s individual right to vote.
HAS NOT HAD A HOUSE VOTE BECAUSE ANNE HEALEY, RULES AND EXEC. CHAIR, CONTNUES TO THROW IT IN THE DRAW DUE TO OUTRAGEOUS FEARS, AMONG RECORD SUPPORT.