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    Avi Chomsky and Gail Walker

    Cuba: Confronting the U.S. Blockade and Covid-19

    Wed Sep 22 7:00 pm EDT
    A Virtual presentation and Q&A exchange for Massachusetts, Connecticut and Maine Aviva Chomsky — author, A History of the Cuban Revolution and co-editor, The ...
    Eritrea's "Liberation" Revisited: Dan Connell

    Eritrea’s “Liberation” Revisited: Dan Connell

    Thu Sep 23 6:00 pm EDT
    Gloucester
    Against All Odds, published in 1993, is a firsthand account of Eritrea's 30-year fight for independence from Ethiopia. Dan Connell, a former ...
    Divest from War, Invest in Peace

    The Military Industrial Congressional Complex Laid Bare

    Thu Sep 23 7:00 pm EDT
    The tragic end of the Afghanistan war provides ample evidence of the futility and wastes of war. Continuing to pour ...
    Andover protesters called on Dec. 13, 21018 for end to Raytheon arms sales to Saudi

    Protest Raytheon’s “Run to Home Base” at Fenway Park

    Sat Sep 25 2:30 pm EDT
    Boston
    Join Veterans for Peace and the Raytheon anti-war campaign Meet at 2:30pm at the Brookline street bridge over the turnpike ...
    Virtual Concert and Presentation Honoring Dr. Bernard Lown

    Virtual Concert and Presentation Honoring Dr. Bernard Lown

    Sat Sep 25 7:00 pm EDT
    WATCH THE LIVESTREAM ON SEPT 25 On September 25 at 7:00pm ET, watch our livestream concert here! Greater Boston PSR ...
    World Without Nuclear Weapons: What We Can Do

    World Without Nuclear Weapons: What We Can Do

    Sun Sep 26 4:00 pm EDT
    September 26th marks the United Nations International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. This day commemorates the goal ...
    The Nuclear Weapon Button: Presidential Power and Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War

    The Nuclear Weapon Button: Presidential Power and Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War

    Mon Sep 27 12:00 pm EDT
    Join us for this virtual conversation examining the dangerous situation in which the sitting president of the US can launch ...
    Join the Movement, Pass The Fair Share Amendment

    The Fair Share Amendment: Why it Matters and How You Can Help

    Mon Sep 27 7:00 pm EDT
    The Massachusetts Fair Share Amendment–or “millionaires tax”—will be a referendum on the ballot in November 2022.  If it passes, our ...
    A Conversation with Margaret Kimberley

    A Conversation with Margaret Kimberley

    Tue Sep 28 7:00 pm EDT
    Join us on September 28th at 7pm EDT for a webinar with Margaret Kimberley. Margaret Kimberley is the Executive Editor ...
    After the Apocalypse with Andrew Bacevich

    After the Apocalypse with Andrew Bacevich

    Wed Sep 29 7:00 pm EDT
    After the Apocalypse with Andrew Bacevich Wednesday September 29th @ 7:00 pm Professor Andrew Bacevich, author, historian, veteran, and academic ...
    Divest from War, Invest in Peace

    Effective Citizen Lobbying to End Militarism

    Wed Sep 29 7:00 pm EDT
    The tragic end of the Afghanistan war provides ample evidence of the futility and wastes of war. Continuing to pour ...
    Eliminating the Existential Threat of Nuclear Weapons

    Eliminating the Existential Threat of Nuclear Weapons

    Thu Sep 30 11:00 am EDT
    As experts warn that we are closer to nuclear war than we have ever been, UN Under Secretary General Izumi ...

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    Middle East Wars

    9/11 and “just war”

    by Kathie Malley-Morrison As the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in the U.S. approaches, we suggest that you review the principles of just war described here by Dr. Michael Corgan. Then consider: Can the extremists who made the attacks in 2001 justify them based on just war […]

    Middle East Wars

    The Violence of US Information Operations

    by Ross Caputi I began studying the Anglo-American invasion and occupation of Iraq shortly after my unit’s deployment to Anbar Province ended and I was discharged from the US Marine Corps. I was an infantry soldier during the second siege of Fallujah in November of […]

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    Support our 2021 Fund Drive!

    Massachusetts Peace Action runs on your contributions! Despite pandemic setbacks, Massachusetts Peace Action has continued to thrive and grow throughout the last year. We’ve expanded our reach through digital organizing, increased the scope of our work with new advocacy groups, produced more educational programs than […]

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    A Brief History of Tomorrow

    by Stefan Schindler If today’s children and grandchildren are lucky, smart and diligent enough not to live in a dystopian future, their history books will highlight the Second World War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, America’s Indochina Holocaust, and 9/11 as four events which could have, […]