Films are in the Community Room at Forbes Library, 20 West Street [Full Schedule]

Feb 9 The Trials of Muhammad Ali
Forbes Library, Monday 6:30 p.m.
Stripped of his first title for his objections to the Vietnam War and his conversion to Islam, heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali became a champion of peace, justice and religious freedom.


A Clash of Civilizations? Charlie Hebdo, Islam, and the West

Thursday, February 5, 7:00 pm

West Lecture Hall, Franklin Patterson Hall, Hampshire College

A Faculty Panel Discussion with 3 Hampshire college professors: Aaron Berman, History; Omar Dahi, Economics; and Falguni Sheth, Philosophy and Political Theory. Moderated by Michael Klare, Five College Professor of Peace & World Security Studies.

Event calendars

Here are some local event calendars:

Saturday Peace Vigil

Join our weekly vigil for peace, Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., in front of the County Courthouse (on Main Street between Gothic and King), rain or shine.

[Further Details]

Other local vigils:
Amherst Town Commons, Sundays 12 pm
Cummington, across from the creamery, Mondays 12 pm
Greenfield Town Commons, Saturdays 11 am
Springfield Federal Building, Mondays 12 pm
West Springfield Town Common, 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 4 pm

Al-Jazeera English on WXOJ-FM

Weekdays, 9:00 a.m. WXOJ 103.3FM, Valley Free Radio

Al-Jazeera English now brings quality, in-depth coverage of world news to the Valley.

Chelsea Manning

Follow the saga of Chelsea Manning, the accused leaker of the Iraq War document trove. Two good Manning web sites are Courage to Resist and

Active Ingredients:
Audio Archive of Local Peace and Justice Events

Free thought! Miss an important local peace and justice event? It may be available at

Active Ingredients is also a radio show, Sunday mornings 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. or Monday evening at 7:00 on Valley Free Radio, WXOJ-103.3FM.

~ Local Schedule ~


WMUA 91.1
8:00 a.m.
Valley Free Radio WXOJ 103.3
5:00 p.m.

Public Access Cable TV

Northampton Channel 15 8pm & midnight
Northampton Channel 10 7pm
Amherst Channel 12 8am & 5pm
Hadley Channel 5 7pm
Greenfield Channel 15 8am
Easthampton Channel 5 8am, noon, 7pm

Other Local Peace and Justice Orgs