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Articles by Jacqueline King

Al Johnson of Veterans for Peace and the Bernie Sanders Campaign Al Johnson passed away peacefully on the night of January 1, 2020, surrounded by Cindy, his wife of forty years, close friends and loved ones. Pat Scanlon, former Veterans for Peace/Smedley Butler Brigade chapter …

Mass. Peace Action Update – February 2020

February 17, 2020 // 0 Comments

Bernie Wins New Hampshire! Massachusetts Votes March 3 by John Ratliff Last week we celebrated an historic victory in New Hampshire. For many, the fact that Sen. Sanders stood apart from the rest of the field as the most resolute and outspoken champion of Peace …

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 …