On April 9, 2014, Glenn Michalchuk, chair of Peace Alliance Winnipeg, was recognized for his decades of activism in the peace movement. At the annual Project Peacemakers Eco-Justice Fundraising Dinner, Bev Ridd presented Glenn with the Joan Melanson Award.
Sept. 7, 2013: For the second time in a week, Winnipeggers rallied in solidarity with the people of Syria and in opposition to a US led attack. After a brief gathering on the steps of the Manitoba Legislature, the demonstrators took to the streets to hand out literature and talk with their fellow Winnipeggers. Photo: […]
Winnipeg, Feb. 18, 2012: Glenn Michalchuk delivers his report on Peace Alliance Winnipeg activities in 2011 at the organization
By Glenn Michalchuk
Overall 2011 saw a continuation of the disturbing trend in Canadian foreign policy of actively supporting war on Iran, denial of Palestinian rights and a readiness to move anywhere in the world in support of […]
Derrick McCandless performed before a small but enthusiastic audience at the most recent Peace Alliance Winnipeg House Concert, January 28, 2012. McCandless is an engaging performer with a wide repertoire of folk ballads, instrumentals and pop standards. (he’s also builder and fixer of musical instruments.) His rendition of Luka Bloom’s “I Am Not at War […]
By Glenn Michalchuk, Chair, Peace Alliance Winnipeg
The year 2010 was a challenging one for peace activists around the world.
Locally, Peace Alliance Winnipeg was active on a number of priorities including opposition to the ongoing wars and occupations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Gaza as well as support for human rights and for the war resisters seeking […]
[ June 18, 2011; ] This June marks the 30th anniversary of the annual Winnipeg Walk for Peace. We’re planning to continue the tradition of this annual walk and celebrate it with a Peace Festival at Winnipeg’s Vimy Ridge Park.
The theme for this years march is the UNESCO Manifesto for a culture of Peace and Non-violence, a statement that has […]
[ February 20, 2011; 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Take this opportunity to connect with old friends, plan PAW’s future activities and renew your $12 membership. Our keynote speaker in Michael Bueckert, of Project Peacemakers, who will be making a presentation on Canada’s and Winnipeg’s role in developing the Stealth Fighter jet.
Date: Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011
Location: 2nd floor boardroom, Crossways-in-Common (222 Furby St. at […]
[ February 8, 2011; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Location: Project Peacemakers Office, Upper Level -745 Westminster Avenue (Westminster Avenue and Maryland Street), Winnipeg
Everyone is welcome.
[ December 4, 2010; 7:30 pm; ] Dan Frechette will perform at Peace Alliance Winnipeg’s Winter House Concert.
When: Sat., Dec. 4, 2010 (arrive at 7:30 pm concert at 8 pm)
Where: 2 Jade Place WINNIPEG (Southdale neighbourhood)
Tickets: $25.Call Garth Duncan at 470-7487. Proceeds will support the work of Peace Alliance Winnipeg.
About Dan . . .
Dan Frechette is a modern traditionalist troubadour in the […]
[ October 12, 2010; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Date: Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010
Time: 7:00 […]