Stories tagged: Peace and Justice Action League
Fri., April 28, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled on the Community Building in downtown Spokane
Anti-Semitic graffiti praising Adolf Hitler was found written on the back door of the Community Building in downtown Spokane early Friday morning.
Mon., Jan. 5, 2015
Outgoing police ombudsman Tim Burns wants Spokane to focus on the progress
In his last days in office, outgoing police ombudsman Tim Burns said ongoing mistrust of Spokane police is rooted in past events, and that it’s time for the community to …
Thu., Oct. 21, 2010, 8:35 p.m.
Spokane unites against Westboro’s message of hate
A crowd of more than 1,000 has gathered at Eastern Washington University to demonstrate against a group of eight Westboro Baptist Church pickets — by far the largest crowd of …
Thu., March 18, 2010, 5 p.m.
Rally marks 4th anniversary of Zehm confrontation
About 40 people chanted and held signs Thursday to remember the fourth anniversary of the confrontation with Spokane police that left unarmed shopper Otto Zehm fatally injured.
Thu., June 25, 2009
In brief: Rally will promote police accountability
The Peace and Justice Action League of Spokane, along with more than 10 community groups and the family of Shonto Pete, are planning a police accountability rally today from 5 …