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Harvey Has Made it Harder for Those Who Were Already Hungry

For years and years Houston Food Not Bombs has been sharing food with the Hungry four nights a week. Now the need is even greater.  Please help in this amazingly effective and efficient effort by donating through HPJC. Please specify that your donation is for “FNB” or Food Not Bombs. Donate online by clicking HERE. Or …

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Reclaiming Dr. King’s Dream of a Beloved Community

Reclaiming Dr. King’s Dream of a Beloved Community Many years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke of his dream of a Beloved Community, a community where all people are respected regardless of race, where the basic human needs of all people are met,  and where differences are solved without using violence.   Dr. King’s dream …

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Houston Foreign Policy Alliance Wants Endorsements for new Resolution to Reform US Foreign Policy

The Houston Foreign Policy Alliance (HFPA) has released a resolution that they hope will get widespread support from all parts of the political spectrum, and which basically calls for greatly reducing US military spending and intervention, while relying more on diplomacy to resolve international disputes. The HFPA is a new left-right convergence group, along the …

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Houston Peace and Justice Center (HPJC) deplores domestic violence fueled by ready availability of guns

Houston Peace and Justice Center (HPJC) deplores domestic violence fueled by ready availability of guns The recent mass shooting in San Bernardino, California, shows once again that gun violence in the United States is a serious problem that must be brought under control.  This was the 355th mass shooting in the United States in 2015, more than one per …

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