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Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine Walks for Security 

Some folks took to the streets of Bangor today, walking for security.The Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine is trying to raise awareness to what they feel is needed for everyone to feel secure.The walk started at the Bangor Homeless Shelter, bringing attention to the need for everyone to have a safe shelter and then headed to Eastern Maine Medical Center, insisting the need for affordable healthcare.Education Director of the organization Doug Allen says he encourages anyone to join them in their fight for security.” We really need new people to contribute. And also when you get involved you get back a lot more than you give. Because when you act on your own values and join with others in terms of a sense of community it actually enriches your life.”For more information on the Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine you can contact them at 942-9343.