Straits Area Concerned Citizens

for Peace, Justice and the Environment

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Accordingly, we conclude
 the following:

  •  We understand national security in terms of access to affordable health care and education, a strong economy, a healthy environment and a functioning democracy.
  • We believe in basic rights for all. These include the civil rights of assembly, free speech and religion as well as the rights to health care, education, a job and a clean environment.
  • We seek to promote the peaceful and just resolution of conflict using nonviolent means through educational programming, informing community leaders, holding vigils.

  • War is the problem not the solution.
  • We support the creation of a Cabinet Level Department of Peace to prevent/avert future wars.
  • Nuclear weapons, the apex of war system, are a grave danger to us all and must be eliminated.
  • Wars of aggression must cease.
  • A healthy environment is essential to our survival
  • Global Warming is real and it is our responsibility to take action now.
  • We support funding for research for safe alternatives to fossil fuels.
  • Affordable health care is a human right
  • A healthy and sustainable economy provides national security
  • Help Michigan keep jobs and secure new opportunities.
  • A healthy democracy provides national security.