After the success of the No Trump Military Parade coalition our collective of anti-war/peace activists decided to continue to work together under the auspices of the Peace Congress, (whose unifying principles are: 1. End U.S. Wars at Home and Abroad 2. Create a peace economy that meets the necessities of people and protects the planet 3. Respect the self-determination of all people and nations 4. Create transformative change by building a movement of movements.) with a focus on current political environments, changes in power around the world, and identifying obstacles & opportunities, with the consented objective of building an inclusive Peace Movement, with the understanding to be successful we must work in concert to End the U.S. Wars at Home and Abroad.