International Peace, Justice and Human Rights Organizations/Movements

  • American Friends Service Committee: Working to understand and address the root causes of poverty, injustice, and war and take action to address these issues
  • American-Arab Anti Discrimination Committee: Civil rights organization committed to defending the rights of people of Arab descent and promoting their rich cultural heritage.
  • Act Now to Stop War and End Racism (ANSWER): A coalition organizations, individuals and scores of organizing centers in cities and towns across the country. Its national steering committee represents major national organizations that have campaigned against U.S. intervention in Latin America, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Asia, and organizations that have campaigned for civil rights and for social and economic justice for working and poor people inside the United States.
  • Amnesty International: Worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights.
  • American Civil Liberties Union: Defending and preserving the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States.
  • Code Pink
  • Courage to Resist: Supporting the troops who refuse to fight
  • Global Exchange: international human rights organization dedicated to promoting environmental, political and social justice.
  • Human Rights Watch: The largest human rights organization based in the United States.
  • International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network: an international network of anti-Zionist Jews to support existing and seed new Jewish anti-Zionist organizing in solidarity with Palestinian resistance.
  • National Lawyers Guild: An association dedicated to the need for basic change in the structure of our political and economic system, uniting lawyers, law students, legal workers and jailhouse lawyers of America in an organization that shall function as an effective political and social force in the service of the people
  • National Council of Arab-Americans: the NCA was established by a nationwide group of grassroots activists, community leaders, professionals, and academics, to construct an independent national umbrella organization to serve all Arab Americans.
  • United For Peace and Justice: National anti-war organization standing opposed to wars of aggression waged by the Bush administration
  • US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation
  • Women in Black: An international peace network mobilizing against war and occupation around the world (started in Israel in protest against Israel's Occupation of the West Bank and Gaza) Bay Area Chapter