The Houston Peace and Justice Center Denounces Deadly Force

Official Press Release May 15, 2020 The Houston Peace and Justice Center denounces the deadly force used against 27 year old Nicholas Chavez by the Houston Police Department.  We call for an independent and thorough investigation and review into the shooting death of one of our fellow citizens.  A video showed that Chavez was on his knees …

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I Protest

I Protest – It was December 15th, 2019, when I tried to call my parents in Aligarh, India, home to India’s 100-year old Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). After several attempts, the call went through and my dad picked up the phone. I asked how he was and whether his creatinine test was done, and then …

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Commissioner Rodney Ellis Honors HPJC

At the Nov. 10, 2019 HPJC Awards Dinner, HPJC received a certificate from Harris County Commissioner Rodney Ellis, “in celebration of your Annual Peacemaker Awards Dinner honoring national and local leaders committed to nonviolence.”

A Report From the Border

A Report From the Border Pedro Trevino was raised, along with nine brothers, on Doffing Road across from the Eli Jackson Cemetery near Mission, Texas. To the east are vast cilantro fields and 200 yards north is the earthen levee, the site of the coming border wall. Pedro has watched the all but abandoned cemetery …

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“In the Halls of Justice”, “Justice wasn’t even in the Halls!”

In the “Halls of Justice”, “Justice wasn’t even in the Halls!” Why, Criminal Justice Reform is Needed! I’m writing to you, hoping you can help us (family and friends  of Arthur L. Williams).   After 36 years  of trying to get the media (especially in Texas), interested in FINALLY publishing  the TRUTH  regarding the trial of  Arthur L Williams. Arthur’s case in general …

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Online Auction Is Now Online!!!

We are excited to share our 2019 Online Auction with you. The auction will conclude at our National Peacemaker Dinner. Our online auction bidding is now available to everyone, including those who are unable to attend. Happily, forward the link below to your family, friends, and anyone who may be interested in supporting HPJC. In return, …

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