Category: News

Advocacy at Ohio BMVs

Did you know 16- and 17-year old U.S. citizens who have foreign-born parents are eligible to apply for their temps, driver’s licenses, and state IDs? Have you or someone you know been wrongfully turned away from the BMV because of their parent’s immigration status?

The Implications of Military Spending

There are many nuanced arguments to weaponry, safety, global conflict, resources and more that feed and fuel our military industrial complex. But war is a choice, even if it feels insurmountable to overcome. As citizens, we can continue to work towards creating nonviolent communities and ask for more from our government. When we ask for more of our government, we are asking to value people over profit.

Fall 2021 Newsletter

IJPC's Fall 2021 Newsletter includes a review of immigration policy changes over the past year, updates from #NoDeathPenaltyOH, a reflection on peace and nonviolence, highlights from our 2021 Annual Gathering, upcoming events, and many ways to get involved in our work.

About IJPC

The Intercommunity Justice and Peace Center educates and advocates for peace, challenges unjust local, national and global systems, and promotes the creation of a nonviolent society. IJPC is supported by faith-based organizations and individuals who work together to educate around justice issues, take collaborative action and do public witness. We address local, national and international concerns focusing on the death penalty, immigration, human trafficking and peace and nonviolence.