Legislation and Policy

Progressive Gatekeeping Harms Peace

by Amar Ahmad When I was interning for a self-described progessive member of Congress (Katherine Clark), I saw first hand the tremendous amount of pressure exerted by Democratic leadership (including Clark) on more left-wing members of Congress, such as Ayanna Pressley. It is only human […]

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Free Palestine

by Amar Ahmad As the decades-long Israeli military occupation of Palestinian territories continues, Israel is once again bombing the Gaza Strip. Both the occupation of Palestine, and the bombing of Gaza, are being done with the support of the US. Indeed, as Israel drops bombs […]

Fund Healthcare Not Warfare

Fund Health Care, Not Warfare Open Sign-On

Fund Health Care, Not Warfare “Every gun that is made, every warship launched…signifies…a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.”- President Dwight D. Eisenhower [Click here to sign] Dear Public Health and Welfare Advocates, As […]

State House of Representatives Endorsed Candidates
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Mass Peace Action Announces State Rep Endorsements

Massachusetts Peace Action endorses a diverse and accomplished group of candidates for the Massachusetts House of Representatives in 2020. The following list includes progressive incumbents, as well as challengers who are community leaders and progressive organizers. New Candidates Anna Callahan (34th Middlesex — West Somerville, […]

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Mass Peace Action Announces State Senate Endorsements

Massachusetts Peace Action endorses the following candidates for State Senate in 2020. Running Opposed Jamie Eldridge (Middlesex and Worcester — Marlborough, Acton, Ayer area) is an indispensable progressive leader in the State Senate where his efforts include the millionaire’s tax, $15 an hour minimum wage, […]