Gaza Ceasefire Pilgrimage and Walk

This Saturday: Please walk any part of the 22-mile-long Ceasefire Pilgrimage loop in Nevada City and Grass Valley with your neighbors, in solidarity with Palestinian families fleeing ethnic cleansing in Gaza. Sponsored by Earth Justice Ministries. Here’s an approximate timetable: 1. Rood Center/Helling Library 7-7:30 am 2. Broad Street Bridge 8-8:15 3. Brunswick/Sutton Intersection 9:30-10

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What to Do if there is an Attempted US Coup

We are people aligned with various local groups who are concerned that if President Donald Trump loses in the upcoming election he will refuse to concede power even if the results are clear. We are organizing locally, as are thousands of people around the country. We see many warning signs. When asked repeatedly, Trump has

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No Safe Way to Protest

The Reverend David Nui, pastor Nevada City United Methodist Church (Regarding whether we should hold a demonstration for racial justice after violent white supremacists attacked a previous one.) This is a challenging time and we cannot allow the injustices and the violence to dominate our lives and our community. Fear is what the counter-peace protestors

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An open letter to our Christian clergy

Becky Gillespie: An open letter to our Christian clergy The times we live in echo the words of God speaking to prophet Isaiah, “Whom shall I send?” People are crying out for racial justice in our country, and Christian clergy are standing on the sidelines. Nevada County may not have the diversity present in other

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