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Massachusetts Peace Action endorses Bob Massie, Jimmy Tingle, and Donna Patalano Bob Massie for Governor Bob Massie Bob Massie has worked for racial, social, economic and environmental justice over the course of his long career.  He joined the effort to end apartheid in South Africa …

Music for Peace 2018-2019 Concert Series

August 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action Education Fund announces the MUSIC FOR PEACE 2018-2019 CONCERT SERIES Three evenings of chamber music to support our work for a more peaceful U.S. foreign policy Victor Rosenbaum, Music Director   Buswell Ensemble Saturday, OCTOBER 20, 2018: All-Mozart Program Featuring the Buswell Ensemble: …

Human beings and nuclear weapons cannot co-exist

August 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Dateline Nagasaki, August 9, 2018 By Jerald Ross I am writing from downtown Nagasaki where I have been attending the 2018 World Conference Against Atom and Hydrogen Bombs. Three days ago, we commemorated the 73rd anniversary of the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima. There, on …

Massachusetts Peace Action endorses these candidates for Congress in 2018.   Tahirah Amatul-Wadud Tahirah Amatul-Wadud (District 1 — Springfield, Chicopee, Holyoke, Berkshires) is an African-American Muslim lawyer from Chicopee running against long-time incumbent Rep. Richard Neal.  She has a record of supporting civil and immigrant rights, criminal …

Moving toward a nuclear weapons-free world

August 8, 2018 // 0 Comments

First published in the Greenfield Recorder, August 6, 2018 Seventy-three years ago, on Aug. 6 and Aug. 9, the United States dropped atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This tragic act launched an arms race in nuclear weapons, now spread to …

Hiroshima Day and White Supremacy 2018

August 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

Remarks presented at the Cambridge Hiroshima/ Nagasaki commemoration, August 5, 2018 Thank you for being here today for this important commemoration and for giving me the opportunity of speaking. I bring you greetings from First Church Boston Unitarian Universalist. Four years ago on August 9th, …

Remarks presented at the 2018 World Conference Against A and H Bombs, Hiroshima, Japan, August 3, 2018 Thank you for the opportunity to participate in the World Conference. To be invited to be part of the global nuclear abolition community is an honor I cannot …

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