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Articles by Paul Shannon

MAPA members and supporters have donated $3,645 plus a large amount of packaged food.  On Dec. 21, Paul Shannon delivered a check representing these donations to la Colaborativa.  Thank you for your generosity.  by Paul Shannon At the “Where do we Go from Here” conference …

Where do we go from here? Not One Step Back

December 8, 2020 // 0 Comments

by Paul Shannon and Caroline Bays Statement Presented at “Where do we Go from Here? Preparing Our Movements for the Next Four Years” conference, December 6, 2020 We applaud and are heartened by the courage of America’s front line health professionals who go into the …

Defeat Trump! Turn Out the Vote!

October 7, 2020 // 0 Comments

by Paul Shannon and Jackie King Our help is needed in the most important election of our lifetime.  Voter suppression efforts are underway across the country. The President has openly announced his refusal to accept the results of the election if he loses.  Only a …

Why Raytheon?

April 20, 2020 // 0 Comments

“Our work is still to insure peace, paradoxically through developing the world’s most powerful weapons systems…and these works are wonderful works indeed.” —General Electric chairman, Fred Borch, 1964  “Together, we’re advancing defense strategy, protecting people and infrastructure through proven solutions that make that world a …

Calling Raytheon to Account

November 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in the Fall 2018 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter The war in Yemen may seem far away, but key material support for that war is being manufactured right in our own back yard.  The Massachusetts-based Raytheon Company is supplying billions …

Boston Rally Calls for Korea Peace Treaty

August 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

On Thursday August 30 twenty Korean-Americans and allies rallied at Park Street Station to build support for serious negotiations to both end the Korean war and to de-nuclearize the Korean Peninsula. “We Korean-Americans from the Peace and Unification Action of Boston rally for a lasting …

First published in the Summer 2017 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter On Saturday, April 15, two thousand people gathered on a sun-drenched Cambridge Common to send some clear messages to Washington: “President Trump, release your tax returns; stop your attacks on our families …

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