We envision a future where people actively work to dismantle injustices and build a more peaceful, equitable world.

Allies in Support of Black Lives Matter

The Jane Addams Peace Association deeply honors and supports the Black Lives Matter mass movement and protests. Our vision is of a future where people actively work peaceful,equitable world. This is what we believe is unfolding today! The work will be ongoing. Visit our website to search through our Jane Addams Children’s Book Award database for important children’s literature featuring voices of Black educators, authors, and activists to whom to turn to listen, and from whom to learn from at this time of transformative change.

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“Action is indeed the sole medium of expression for ethics.”

-Jane Addams

Jane Addams Peace Association