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Our peace and social justice works extend and covers many important issues. We support other like-minded organizations by sponsoring and joining forces. The world stage is an ever-changing kaleidoscopic which presents a challenge to addressing every upcoming event that requires attention.  To better serve our community we look to finding ways to do that. We are currently focusing on these peace and social justice areas.

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Mar 2024
12:00 - am
BFP Team

SAT: UNRWA – NYC GAZA 5K-Moving for Mental Health

95 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, New York 11215
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Mar 2024
12:00 - am
BFP Team

SUN: 12 PM- St. Pat’s for All Parade

43rd and Skillman Avenue
Queens, New York 11104
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Get Involved! Our committees, working groups and campaign focus group meet regularly to plan and carry out work for peace, international law, climate change, social and economic justice. Help us continue to build and solidify foundations of peace with social and economic justice that will stand the tests of time.

Watch Back From the Brink: How Grassroots Activists Can Prevent Nuclear War, with Dr. Ira Helfand.

Dr. Ira Helfand addresses the current nuclear threat, particularly in the context of the war in Ukraine; the Back from the Brink campaign to prevent nuclear war; and how grassroots activists can most effectively organize and advocate for changes in US nuclear policy in this political moment.


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Current News

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BFP’s Dr. Charlotte Phillips Letter to Editor Published in Daily News

Hate speech (Letter to Editor, Daily News Wed. 2/14/2024) Brooklyn: I believe that the lead letter in Monday’s Voice of…

Action Alert! Call Now – Reinstate UNRWA Funding

Despite a humanitarian catastrophe in Gaza, the Biden Administration has cut off funding for UNRWA, the primary organization carrying out…

Legislative Update!

The Biden Administration’s request for $105.85 billion, (Supplemental Measure) which includes $61 billion of military aid for Ukraine, $14 billion…

Where Do Social Justice and Energy Innovation Intersect?

Back in April 2021, there was a discussion (Empowering Our Neighborhoods: Bringing Green Energy Home) hosted by 350 Brooklyn and…

Demand a Cease-Fire in Gaza – Call to Action

Demand a Cease-Fire in Gaza We, the undersigned residents of Brooklyn, demand that you, as a member of Congress, call…

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