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Webinar: Canada’s Warfare

On July 10, 2021, in the second of a series of Peace Alliance Winnipeg webinars dealing with Canada’s actions on the world stage, author and activist Yves Engler discussed Canada’s military, past and present. Yves Engler is the author of…

The dangerous situation in East Ukraine

Peace Alliance Winnipeg supports the UNAC (United National Anti-War Coalition) statement on the dangerous situation in East Ukraine. While Canada and other western/ NATO countries blame Russia for the war in Ukraine and the present escalation of tensions, the salient…

BDS Coalition News

By Candice Bodnaruk, Peace Alliance Winnipeg I represent Peace Alliance Winnipeg on the BDS Coalition, a Canadian organization that includes a variety of member groups that support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israeli Apartheid. BDS is involved in…

Video: Picketing for Peace in Syria

Winnipeg, Sept. 12, 2013 – A few members of Peace Alliance Winnipeg picketed and handed out leaflets in front of the Fort Garry Hotel in Winnipeg. Inside the hotel, former Foreign Affairs Minister Lloyd Axworthy was a featured speaker at…

Video: Lanterns for Peace 2012

Annually, citizens of Winnipeg commemorate the suffering and the deaths of the citizens of Hiroshima and Nagasaki caused by the atomic bombing of those cities in Aug. 6 and 9, 1945 respectively. Lanterns for Peace is sponsored by the Manitoba…

Transition Winnipeg Unleashing

Location: University of Winnipeg-Bulman Centre Admission: $10 if you register online and $15 at the door Register online at TransitionWinnipeg.ca. Transition-inspired local neighborhood groups will be initiated and enabled throughout Winnipeg. To this end, we will put on a 1-day Unleashing…

Haiti’s hard road to recovery

  By Isabeau Doucet, The Guardian, Jan. 12, 2012 In Haiti, you’ll see a young man sitting on a crumbled wall blasting a song out of a bashed-up radio and singing along – apparently without irony – lyrics that just…