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The Age of the Demagogues by Chris Hedges

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The collapse of our political and cultural institutions has turned charlatans and thugs such as presidential candidate Donald Trump into viable political candidates. Read this TruthDig article by Chris Hedges HERE. The increase in nihilistic violence such as school shootings …

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GIVING TUESDAY 1 December 2015

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Please Make a Contribution to CAPA for Giving Tuesday ~ 1 December 2015 We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, …

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SIGN PETITION to KEEP Chicago OPEN to REFUGEES!

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Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has stated that Illinois will stop taking in new Syrian refugees in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks. Chicago Area Peace Action (CAPA) finds this a non-humanitarian action based on fear mongering. The people of …

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Successful Screening of CALL of LIFE: You Can, Too!!

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  CAPA was proud to co-host this screening with the Evanston Public Library and Democracy in Action Chicago (DIAC). Consider hosting a screening of "Call of Life: Facing Mass Extinction" and raise awareness on the most pressing issues of our day. …

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Board Member Jack Kelly suggests climate actions:

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                Climate Change and Planned Actions Going Forward Thank you for your support in making our annual dinner celebration on  October 24th so successful.  As you know we had Michael Klare as our …

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THE CLIMATE CRISIS

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The Global Climate Crisis: The global crisis of warming and disruption is accelerating at an alarming rate as news and scientific reports confirm. •    2014 was the warmest year on record. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reported that the …

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Annual Dinner: War, Peace & Climate Change: HIGHLIGHTING the LINKS

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SUCCESS!  Thank you for making it a terrific event! Huge thanks to Dale Lehman for audio-recording the talk and supplying you this link: CLICK HERE to HEAR! Meet Michael Klare, PhD, and learn what you can do to turn the …

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CAPA’s Climate Change Toolkit

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CAPA's Climate Change Toolkit ► An EZ button to send a pre-written letter to President Obama for bold climate leadership ► An EZ button to send a pre-written letter to three Illinois leaders at once for votes on energy Click to download and print the Letter to …

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March for Police Accountability 29 August 2015

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StopPoliceCrimes.com FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE HERE Join our coalition partners in united action to end police tyranny over our communities. Thousands will rally and march to Chicago City Hall this August 29, 2015 for an all elected all Civilian Police Accountability Council …

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FILM |Life Without a Military: Costa Rica Sets an Example…

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~ FREE EVENT: Life Without a Military: Costa Rica Sets an Example ~ For 65 years, one of the world’s greatest examples of nonviolence has been hiding in plain sight in Central America  Chicago Area Peace Action (CAPA) and North Park University’s Conflict Transformation …

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