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Free Assange Rally at Boston Globe, Jan 22, 2021

Rally for Julian Assange

Mon Jun 21 11:00 am EDT
Boston Area Assange Defense will rally at Park Street Station on Monday, June 21, 11-12:30, pushing for the charges to ...
Join the Movement, Pass The Fair Share Amendment

Boston for the Fair Share Amendment!

Mon Jun 21 5:00 pm EDT
Calling all Boston area Fair Share Amendment supporters! RSVP to attend our launch of the Fair Share Amendment campaign launching ...
Third Reconstruction June 21

Moral Monday: National Poor People’s Assembly

Mon Jun 21 5:30 pm EDT
On June 21, poor people, low wage workers, moral and faith leaders and advocates will gather online from across the ...
Lift The U.S. Blockade On Cuba

Lift The U.S. Blockade On Cuba

Tue Jun 22 4:30 pm EDT
On June 23, 2021, the UN general assembly will vote to end the blockade of Cuba. For six decades the ...
This 2011 archive photo shows current US President Joe Biden meeting Russian leader Vladimir Putin during Biden's stint as Vice President in the Obama administration. The two are scheduled to meet again in the coming weeks at a US-Russia summit on June 16 in Switzerland. (REUTERS/Alexander Natruskin)

The Biden-Putin Summit and US-China Cold War: Lawrence Wilkerson

Tue Jun 22 7:00 pm EDT
President Joe Biden will meet with President Vladimir Putin of Russia in Geneva on June 16.  US-Russia "disarmament discussions have ...
End the Travel Ban to North Korea

End the Travel Ban to North Korea

Wed Jun 23 8:00 pm EDT
Since 2017, US citizens have been restricted from traveling to North Korea. The ban prevents Korean Americans from visiting their family members in North Korea, hinders humanitarian organizations from delivering ...
Daniel Ellsberg with a B-52 nuclear capable bomber

Preparations for Nuclear War with China over Taiwan – Then and Now

Wed Jun 23 7:00 pm EDT
Daniel Ellsberg has done it again! 50 years after his courageous whistleblowing release of the Pentagon’s secret Vietnam War history, ...
Iran's Election and the State of the Nuclear Deal

Iran’s Election and the State of the Nuclear Deal

Thu Jun 24 7:00 pm EDT
Thursday, June 24th 7:00 PM (Eastern Time) Even before President Biden took office in January the peace movement has been ...
"It was called Palestine. Its name became Palestine" - Darwish

’48 Palestinians: Popular Resistance for Palestinian Unity

Thu Jun 24 12:00 pm EDT
Palestinians who carry Israeli citizenship have played crucial roles in mobilizations in Sheikh Jarrah, where Palestinians face illegal home expulsions ...
Freedom to Vote Boston Rally

For the People Act = The Freedom to Vote!

Sat Jun 26 2:00 pm EDT
As the Senate prepares for one of the most consequential weeks in its history as a deliberative body, it has ...
Pressuring the Nuclear Weapons Profiteers

Pressuring the Nuclear Weapons Profiteers

Sat Jun 26 11:00 am EDT
Divestment, Direct Action, Media, & International Law Register to attend ...
Watertown Refugee Support Group

Starting a New Life: A Virtual Fundraiser with Cellist Yo-yo Ma

Sun Jun 27 7:30 pm EDT
To benefit Watertown Citizens Refugee Support Group Sunday June 27, 7:30 pm World-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma joins the Watertown Citizens ...

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Chinese and U.S. flags flutter near The Bund, before U.S. trade delegation meet their Chinese counterparts for talks in Shanghai, China July 30, 2019. REUTERS/Aly Song
No New Cold War

No Cold War with China

Following is the statement of purpose for the No Cold War group initiated by Massachusetts Peace Action.   The statement was approved in October 2020. Increasing tensions between the United States, China, and Russia threaten to drag the entire planet into a new Cold War. The […]

Legislation and Policy

Testimony on MAPA’s State Divestment Bills – Cole Harrison

Testimony of Cole Harrison on H.2597 and S.1703 I am Cole Harrison, executive director of Massachusetts Peace Action.  We are a peace advocacy organization with 1200 dues paying members throughout the Commonwealth and 17,000 supporters.   I’m testifying for H.2597 and S.1703, divestment from nuclear weapons, […]