Youth Peace Award: Celebrating Young Peacemakers

Mon, Jun 10, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage Gallery (505 Hawley Ave, Syracuse NY 13203)


Students at a previous Youth Peace Award posing for a photo at ArtRage.


The Nuclear Free World committee will hold our annual Youth Award Celebration on Monday, June 10, 2019 at 7pm at Artrage Gallery. Community members are invited to come and hear what young activists are doing in our community, enjoy refreshments, and celebrate together.

Nakba Commemoration & Community Gathering

Wed, May 15, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage Gallery (505 Hawley Ave, Syracuse NY 13203)



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The Myths of War with Greta Zarro

Mon, Apr 29, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage, 505 Hawley Avenue Syracuse 13203

Previously a community organizer with the leading non-profit Food and Water Watch/ Greta worked on issues related to fracking, genetically engineered foods, climate change, and the corporate control of our common resources. Greta describes herself as a vegetarian sociologist-environmentalist. She is interested in the interconnections of social-ecological systems and sees the profligacy of the military industrial complex, as a part of the larger corporatocracy, as the root of many cultural and environmental ills.

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SPC Statement

Statement on Recent Accusations of Anti-Semitism

By SPC Steering Committee & Justice for Palestine Committee
Tue, Mar 12, 2019

It has come to the attention of SPC’s Steering Committee that accusations of anti-semitism are being circulated about the Peace Council. To be perfectly clear:

• There are many forms of oppression designed to prevent solidarity among different groups as well as provide more power and wealth to other groups. Antisemitism is one of those forms.

• SPC condemns anti-semitism, as it does all forms of oppression.

SPC Statement

SPC's Statement on Nonviolence

Mon, Jul 7, 2003

The Syracuse Peace Council is committed to nonviolence as an operating principle for our organization and as a central element of our vision for the world we work to create. We embrace the active nonviolence of Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King, Jr. to confront the many injustices facing our world. To us, nonviolence is about much more than the absence of war--it requires struggling for equality, justice and dignity for all people.

SPC 83rd Birthday Dinner with speaker Brittany DeBarros

Sat, Mar 30, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
University United Methodist Church, 324 University Avenue

We’re very excited to have Army Reserve Captain Brittany DeBarros as our speaker. Brittany is co-director of About Face: Vets Against the War’s “Drop the M.I.C.” campaign (M.I.C.= military industrial complex), and organizer with the NYS Poor People’s Campaign (PPC).

We still have room for up to 10 walk-ins, but the reservation system is now closed.

From Panther 21 tro 21st Century Revolutions

Sat, Feb 23, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
ArtRage Gallery, 505 Hawley Ave., Syracuse, NY 13203

Join us for this FREE event, as we explore the trajectory of the Black Panther Party to present-day social and political activism with Sekou Odinga, an original member of the Black Panter Party (Harlem Chaper) who has continued to build awareness of and advocate for the release of Political Prisoners and Prisoners of War; dequi kioni-sadiki, a Black feminist,educator for Liberation, artist, poet, chair of the Malcom X Commemoration Committee, and prisoner and human rights activist who focuses on issues of political/mass imprisonment; and Matt Meyer, a Senior Research Scholar at the Universi