Submitted by Staff on Wed, 08/20/2008:
The Wisconsin Network for Peace, Justice & Sustainability (WNPJS) was founded in 1991 as a coalition of activist groups and citizens of conscience within Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Network for Peace, Justice & Sustainability advances a sustainable world free from violence and injustice by connecting, engaging, and strengthening member groups and serving as a catalyst for community organizing and education.
A peaceful, just, and sustainable world.
We welcome all people in a collaborative effort for social justice.
We value coalition building and support grassroots efforts within our communities.
We work through consensus to find common ground.
We respect and celebrate the dignity of all humans and of all life.
We uphold the virtues of compassion and nonviolence.
We are passionate about creating a just, vibrant, peaceful, and sustainable world, for ourselves and future generations.
Our vision of justice includes ending all systems of oppression.
We recognize that racism, sexism, and other forms of oppression are systemic and we must challenge those oppressions in all of our work.
Peace is possible.