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April 16, 4:30pm. Teach-In on the Environment.

April 16, Wesley Center, 4:30pm.
DAJ Teach-In on the Environment.
Three panelists - a scientist, environmental consultant, and environmental educator, all DAJ members - will discuss climate change, environmental policy, and tips on political and personal action to help bring about political change. More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/279809495782145/

#TaxMarch #TokyoMarch Sat Apr 15

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2 days until the #TaxMarch #TokyoMarch
Sat Apr 15 @1:30 pm
in Hibiya park
Join the first of 150+ marches
https://www.facebook.com/events/279687809130062/


Join with a group of friends and/or share widely please!!!
https://goo.gl/forms/di9asjz1x1y0D9IA2

Peace Boat’s Global University

Peace Boat’s Global University - Now Accepting Participants for
August 2017 [Tokyo-Yangon]

How do we achieve peace and justice in society? This question is more
pressing today, when the tendency to secure safety by division and
exclusion―rather than cooperation and inclusion―seems to be spreading
globally. When we turn on news, anti-immigration rhetoric is heard
everywhere and intolerance to others seems to be growing stronger.

From August 10 to 28, 2017, Japan-based international NGO Peace Boat’s
Global University will organise a 19-day programme with the theme
“Building Peaceful and Inclusive Societies in the Asia-Pacific.”

The programme will be a combination of interactive onboard seminars
and field visits in four places (Tokyo, Xiamen, Singapore, and
Yangon). Drawing on actual case studies from the Asia-Pacific region,
this programme will expose participants to issues related to poverty
and discrimination, environmental issues, migration and conflict.
Inviting Khin Ohmar (Democra…