Intercommunity Peace & Justice Center

We act for justice in the church and in the world. IPJC is sponsored by 22 religious communities and collaborates with Catholic, ecumenical, interfaith and other organizations in carrying out this mission.

Two months ago I had a nice apartment in Chicago. I had a good job. I had a son. When something happened to the Negroes in the South I said, “That’s their business, not mine.” Now I know how wrong I was. The murder of my son has shown me that what happens to any of us, anywhere in the world, had better be the business of us all.

Mamie Till, Emmett Till’s Mother
August 28, 1955