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  • American Exceptionalism

    A Foreign Policy for All

    Re-Thinking U.S. Foreign Policy for the 21st Century A One Day Conference Confirmed Speakers Noam Chomsky, MIT Institute Professor, author, Profit Over People: Neoliberalism and Global Order Bill Fletcher, former president, Trans Africa Forum; ; author, They’re Bankrupting Us! And 20 other Myths about Unions …

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    Helen Caldicott: Facing Our Nuclear Responsibilities

    In honor of 9/21/14 International Day of Peace, The Newton Dialogues on Peace and War invites you to  Facing Our Nuclear Responsibilities Date: Saturday, SEPT. 20, 2014 Time: 2:00– 4:00pm Location: NEWTON CITY HALL – War Memorial Auditorium (1000 Commonwealth Ave, Newton 02459) Speaker: Dr. Helen …

  • ScarryWalshBomb

    Iran, the Bomb, and Nuclear Disarmament

    Understanding the Call to Eliminate Nuclear Weapons In November 2013, the UN Disarmament Committee passed a resolution establishing the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons.  This event is held in answer to that call. Jim Walsh is a Research Associate in MIT’s …

  • Victor Rosenbaum playing

    Music for Peace: Beethoven

    Kicking off our 2014-15 Music for Peace concert series, pianist Victor Rosenbaum, in his only Boston area solo recital this season, will present an All-Beethoven Recital, including the “Pathétique” and “Waldstein” sonatas; the Sonata in A-flat Major, Opus 26; and Six Bagatelles, Opus 126. Benefits Massachusetts Peace …

  • Stop the Wars, Stop the Warming

    Stop the Wars, Stop the Warming: People’s Climate March

    We are at a crossroads, faced with a climate crisis that threatens to end our world as we know it. We can’t afford the greenhouse gas emissions arising from the way we live and from war and preparation for war.  Massachusetts Peace Action calls on …

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.