• Ed Markey for Senate

    Ed Markey for Senate in 2020!

    This article appeared in our Fall 2019 newsletter Mass. Peace Action endorses Sen. Edward Markey for reelection in 2020. Markey is being challenged by Rep. Joe Kennedy III and Shannon Liss-Riordan.  Some in the press say Markey and Kennedy are both progressive, with little difference …

  • Jonathan King, Andrea Burns, and Savina Martin at the Moral Budget Forum, Sept 27, 2019

    A Moral Budget for Massachusetts

    by Savina Martin and Jonathan King This article appeared in the Fall 2019 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsetter More than 85 grassroots advocates, elected officials, union leaders, and economists gathered at an MIT forum on Sept 27 to launch the development of a …

  • Crisis in Bolivia: Understanding and Responding to the Coup

    Crisis in Bolivia: Understanding and Responding to the Coup Sunday, December 8th 7 PM – 9 PM Community Church of Boston 565 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116 Bolivian President Evo Morales was removed from office on November 10th in an apparent coup. The new government, …

  • Stop Elbit Systems

    Rally to Boycott Elbit / Elbit Out of New Hampshire

    Elbit Systems is Israel’s largest weapons manufacturer. They provide technology for surveillance drones that transmit the location of activists at the Great March of Return in Gaza to Israeli snipers, and provide radars for F-35 fighter jets that fly over Gaza. Elbit’s drones have been used in …

  • Boston Climate Strike

    Climate Strike

    On December 6th, thousands of people will gather in Boston to strike from school and work to kick off a revolution of change that will be strong enough to fight for climate justice. Join us to stand for a Massachusetts Green New Deal and an …

  • We endorse Bernie Sanders for President 2020

    Bernie Sanders for President in 2020

    Massachusetts Peace Action proudly announces its endorsement of Bernie Sanders for President and vows to work hard for his victory in the Massachusetts March 3 Democratic primary and beyond. “In a crowded Democratic field, Senator Sanders is the leading voice for a foreign policy based …

  • MAPA Actions 2019

    Support our 2019 Fund Drive!

    In 2019 we have been voting, phoning, demonstrating, petitioning, lobbying, writing, and tweeting for peace.  That’s why we’re called Massachusetts Peace Action.  We are the leading political presence in Massachusetts pushing for Peace, Diplomacy and Nuclear Disarmament. This is only possible with your active participation and …

  • The Pentagon

    The politics of defense spending

    First of a series of three sessions on The politics of defense spending: science, profits, and endless wars Subrata Ghoshroy, MIT Research Affiliate After the end of World War II, U.S. embarked upon a policy to spend large sums of money for defense. It was …

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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. 

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In 2019 we have been voting, phoning, demonstrating, petitioning, lobbying, writing,  tweeting, and risking arrest for peace.  That’s why we’re called Massachusetts Peace Action.  We are the leading political presence in Massachusetts pushing for Peace, Diplomacy and Nuclear Disarmament. This is only possible with your active participation…