• 2 Articles on Our National Political Crisis

    Glen Anderson will be presenting a program “How We Got into this Political Crisis – And How to Get Out” for Seattle FOR on Oct 15, 2017, 6:30 pm, at 225 N 70th St, Seattle; see calendar for details. He has provided 2 documents relating to this topic. “Our Nation’s Crisis: How We Got Into It – And How to Get Out” by Glen Anderson  How did we get into this mess?  What’s going on?  How can we get out of this mess? 4 Page Document 19 Page Document  

  • WWFOR’s Fall Retreat Nov. 4, 2017

    WWFOR’s 2017 Fall Retreat will be Saturday November 4, 2017 with theme “Will We Survive the Climate Crisis and Nuclear Weapons?”  See https://wwfor.org/fall-retreat-2/ for information and https://wwfor.org/wp-content/uploads/FallRetreat1117.pdf for further info and the registration form

  • Sept. 2017 Newsletter and Calendar now available

    The September 2017 issue of Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation’s newsletter, Pacific Call, is now available:  pdf version, pdf calendar, web calendar, and individual articles * – A print version of the NEWSLETTER, as a pdf file, is now available to read online, download, or print:  go to https://wwfor.org/wp-content/uploads/PacificCall0917.pdf * – The newsletter’s 2 page CALENDAR is available as a pdf file to read online, download, or print:  go to https://wwfor.org/wp-content/uploads/WWFOR0917cal.pdf * – Our WEB CALENDAR is always available at https://wwfor.org/events/ * – A list of INDIVIDUAL ARTICLES on our website is always available at https://wwfor.org/category/the-pacific-call/

  • Mary Margaret Pruitt speaks out on Minimum Wage

    Seattle FOR activist Mary Margaret Pruitt’s letter to the editor appeared in the Seattle Times print version on July 3, 2017, and can be seen online at http://www.seattletimes.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/minimum-wage-brings-justice/ Minimum wage brings justice Originally published June 30, 2017 at 3:43 pm Thank you for your thought-provoking coverage about the $15 minimum-wage issue “Minimum wage research offers valuable insight” Editorials, June 26] and “Mackey’s $1 a year CEO salary most likely will be history now” [Business, June 26]. People who work conscientiously at a full-time job should be paid a livable wage, which $15 is not. CEO salaries that are 300 times that of their average workers should be adjusted so that jobs are not lost and worker hours are not reduced…

  • June 2017 newsletter Pacific Call plus Calendar now available

    The June 2017 8-page print version of the Pacific Call  newsletter of Western Washington Fellowship of Reconciliation, is available as a pdf file to read or download. The accompanying 2-page calendar with events from June 2017 and beyond is also available. The downloadable newsletter includes a first-hand account “Chicago and Martin Luther King, Jr:  What Can We Learn?” by Mary Lou Finley;  “Where Are We Going Politically?” by Stan Sorscher;  “We Can Afford to Save the Planet” by John M Repp;  “United States Nuclear Weapons Policy is a Violation of International Law and the U.S. Constitution” By Larry Kerschner;  and information about the July 1-4 Northwest Regional FOR Conference. The articles can also be accessed as web pages starting at https://wwfor.org/category/the-pacific-call/…

  • FOR Seabeck Conference Brochure and Registration Form Now Available

    Go to https://wwfor.org/3499-2/ for links to view or download the conference brochure and registration form and some basic information about the July 1-4, 2017, FOR Regional Conference at Seabeck!  As of this writing, brochures are at the printer and should arrive in the mail soon.  If you are not on the WWFOR mailing list, you can request a paper brochure by calling 206-789-5565 or emailing wwfor@wwfor.org