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    Join us at the Cambridge River Festival

    Join us for this free annual celebration of the arts, family art-making activities, and over 100 specialty food purveyors and craftspeople. We will displaying the nuclear globe and distributing information and petitions regarding nuclear weapons, Mideast war, Palestine, Pilgrim nuclear, climate change, and peace economy. …

  • Tehran Night

    Impressions of Iran today

    An informal report-back on Modern Tehran Massoudeh Edmond An informal conversation with Arlington artist Massoudeh Edmond, who recently returned from her first trip in more than a decade to visit her family in Tehran. Join us to hear about modern Tehran and engage in conversation …

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    March For Our Children – Shut Pilgrim Now

    Pilgrim is among the 5 worst run reactors in the US*. Pledge solidarity to keep the South Shore, Cape Cod, Boston, and New England clean and safe for generations to come by joining the citizen’s march to revoke Pilgrim’s operating license and remove this nuclear …

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    Guantanamo – What Is the Answer?

    Milton High School Amnesty International Club together with Milton for Peace will be presenting a forum on Wednesday evening June 10th at Keyes Community Room at Milton Public Library entitled “Guantanamo – What is the Truth?  Detention, Interrogation and Judicial Practices of the US Government” with speakers Terry …

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    Palestinian House of Friendship Benefit

    A Benefit for the Palestinian House of Friendship and Smiling Faces Summer Camp in Nablus, West Bank, Palestine Learn about life under occupation and creative resistance form Mohammed Sawalha, Director, an educator, peacemaker and organizer who will tell us about their programs for children and …

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    70 days 4 Peace Vigil

    Be a Witness for Peace: May 28- August 5  70 days 4 Peace is a vigil to be held on the University Lutheran Church stoop, 66 Winthrop St, Cambridge, MA during the 70 days leading up to the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.  …

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    “The Olympics: More Than a Game” with Dave Zirin and Kade Crockford

    Surveillance, Displacement, and the Other Olympic ‘Legacies’ That Boston 2024 Won’t Tell You About Boston 2024 likes to talk about the “legacy” component of hosting the Games. However, one of the greatest legacies of hosting the Olympics has been the enlargement of the national security …

Our Mission

Massachusetts Peace Action is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization working to develop the sustained political power to foster a more just and peaceful U.S. foreign policy.


Through grassroots organizing, policy advocacy and community education, we promote human rights and global cooperation, seek an end to war and the spread of nuclear weapons, and support budget priorities that re-direct excessive military spending to meeting human and environmental needs in our communities. 

Upcoming Events

  1. State’s Largest Peace Group Praises Historic Iran Agreement

    April 2 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 11:55 pm
  2. 70 days 4 Peace Vigil

    May 28 @ 7:00 pm - August 5 @ 7:15 pm
    Cambridge
  3. CANCELLED: Listen, Yankee! Why Cuba Matters with Tom Hayden

    May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
    Jamaica Plain United States
  4. Karl Jenkins: The Peacemakers- The Cambridge Community Chorus

    May 30 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Cambridge
  5. “The Olympics: More Than a Game” with Dave Zirin and Kade Crockford

    June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Jamaica Plain MA United States