Georgia WAND attends Sister Song Reproductive Justice Conference in New Orleans by Lindsay Harper

Sistersong‘s 20th Anniversary Let’s Talk About Sex Reproductive Justice Conference was a convening of over 1,000 freedom fighters from all over the country. Hosted in New Orleans, Louisiana, it was a powerful meeting of hearts and minds; activists who champion abortion rights, to sexual health education, to disability justice, to uplifting the needs …

The Longest U.S. War

Join the Georgia Peace and Justice Coalition (GPJC) for their quarterly educational event on Tuesday, October 17. 2017: “The Longest U.S. War: Korea 1950-2017.” There will be a presentation by Ajamu Baraka, founder of Black Voices for Peace, former executive director of the U.S. Human Rights Network and 2016 Green …

Gaza, Ferguson and Georgia WAND: Standing in Solidarity Against a Militarized State in the Middle East and the United States

“It may be Ferguson today but tomorrow it could be somewhere else. We have to get police officers and local elected officials to respect the dignity and worth of every human being.” Congressman John Lewis (Meet the Press Sunday, August 17, 2014) Georgia WAND stands in solidarity with the people …

The Nobel Prize Committee Weighs In: Humanity, Not Nukes

Georgia WAND applauds the Norwegian Nobel Committee for awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to the international Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) “for its work to draw attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and for its ground-breaking efforts to achieve a treaty-based prohibition of such weapons.”  This is …

Nothing Great About Hate: Remove the Symbol to White Supremacy from Decatur Square

Nothing Great About Hate: Remove the Symbol to White Supremacy from Decatur Square WHEN: Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 6:00PM – 8PM WHERE: 105 Electric Ave, Decatur, GA 30030 Visit Facebook event for more information https://www.facebook.com/events/1560755320642785/