Denver Justice & Peace Committee (DJPC) is a volunteer organization dedicated to promoting human rights, economic justice and lasting peace in Latin America through education, solidarity projects, and nonviolent activism.
DJPC BUILD FOR PEACE CALLING FOR “BUILDERS” Saturday, Oct. 18th, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM We will be doing manual work (such as painting, repairs, etc.) for The Family Tree (http://www.thefamilytree.org/) who provide services to overcome child abuse, domestic violence and homelessness. Requirements for… »
October Salon Discussion Series 2014. Peru in Peril by the Peru Delegation (Jane Covode, Lynn Holland, Steve Piper, Kathryn Rodriguez, and Jerry Stookey ) The Peru delegation went to Cajamarca in July 2014 to witness firsthand the human rights abuses surrounding Newmont’s proposed Conga Mine…. »
DJPC September Salon Discussion Series Elite Politics and Class Conflict in Central America. by Dr. Aaron Schneider Dr.Schneider is the Leo Block Chair at the Korbel Institute of International Studies at the University of Denver. He is the author of “State-building and Tax Regimes… »
DJPC’s 2014 Summer Salon Series presents the documentary film: THIRST directed by Alan Snitow and Deborah Kaufman. 62 minutes THIRST takes a piercing look at the global corporate drive to control and profit from our water…from bottles to tap. Don’t take water for granted! … »
GLOBAL DAY OF ACTION AGAINST OPEN-PIT MINING JULY 22, 2014 Members of the Denver Justice & Peace Committee’s MineWatch group at Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine Company in Colorado, a subsidiary of AngloGold, Ashanti Corporation. Denver Justice & Peace Committee,which opposes Newmont Mining Corporation’s… »