Articles by Cole

Cambridge, Aug 3 – About 50 activists gathered today at Kendall Square to hear politicians, academics and organizers condemn President Trump’s threats of war with Iran and call for the U.S. to return to the Iran nuclear deal, end sanctions on Iran, and reconcile with …

Mass Peace Action’s Assistant Director Michelle Cunha will travel to Hiroshima and Nagaski August 3-9, 2018. Joining her will be Jerry Ross, member of MAPA’s Nuclear Disarmament working group; Joseph Gerson of the American Friends Service Committee and the Campaign for Peace, Disarmament, and Common Security; and …

A Season of Moral Resistance

July 23, 2018 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in Massachusetts Peace Action’s Summer 2018 Newsletter A veterans’ encampment on the Boston Common. A prolonged sit-in at Governor Baker’s office in the State House. Traffic snarled for hours in downtown Boston as protesters blocked streets. A large march and rally in …

For the open House of Representatives seat in the 3d Congressional District, three candidates, Barbara L’Italien, Alexandra Chandler, and Jeff Ballinger, have submitted questionnaires seeking the support of Massachusetts Peace Action members in the race for the Democratic nomination.   The seat is being vacated by …

Incumbent Rep. Michael Capuano and challenger Ayanna Pressley have submitted questionnaires seeking the support of Massachusetts Peace Action members in the race for the Democratic nomination for Congressional District 7’s House of Representatives seat.  CD7 includes Somerville, Chelsea, Everett, Randolph, most but not all of …

Economic Analysis of Massachusetts Trade With Israel: A Closer Look At NEIBC’s “Massachusetts-Israel Economic Impact Study” by Jelena Mitić Elliott Download the Report UMass Boston undergraduate, and Massachusetts Peace Action intern, Jelena Mitić Elliott, examined a report produced by the New England Israel Business Council …

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