Articles by Jacqueline King

Hands Off Venezuela!

June 21, 2019 // 0 Comments

This year, Venezuela has faced a US-backed coup attempt, severe economic sanctions, millions in aid to opposition forces, and threats of military intervention. The country continues to resist US pressure for regime change and private seizure of its oil and other natural resources. Juan Guaidó, …

The former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell delivered a searing indictment of the US national security state to more than 100 people gathered for the Mass. Peace Action Annual Meeting at the Harvard- Epworth Methodist Church on March 9th. In a …

This article appeared in the Fall 2018 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter Don’t Bank on the Bomb MAPA organized a spirited demonstration at the BNP Paribas office in downtown Boston on Sept. 26, as part of a global day of action against this …

A Victory for Free Speech

October 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in Massachusetts Peace Action’s Fall 2018 newsletter Should the right to assemble and to express political views be subject to “fees” in our democracy? Mass. Peace Action (MAPA) established a precedent for free speech when we contested fees imposed by the City …