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Massachusetts Peace Action

MAPA 2022 Program Summary

This summary of MAPA’s 2022 program work was approved by the members at the annual meeting on April 26, 2022. We campaign in 11 issue areas, most of which are led by volunteer-led working groups. Nuclear Disarmament – We aim to abolish nuclear weapons within […]

Joan A. Ecklein
Massachusetts Peace Action

Joan A. Ecklein (1935-2022)

Joan A. (Levin) Ecklein, a longtime member and leader of Massachusetts Peace Action, passed away Sunday, April 3, 2022 at the age of 86.  She was a Professor of Sociology, University of Massachusetts and author.  She was an expert on community organization. She co-founded Women’s Strike […]

Massachusetts Peace Action

Board Election Process 2022

Mass. Peace Action’s 2022 board election will be held during our Annual Meeting, which will be held as an online meeting on April 26. The Board of Directors is responsible for directing MAPA’s work between Annual Meetings. As Massachusetts Peace Action works to grow and […]

L to R: Merri Ansara, Hayat Imam, Avery J, Alec Neilly, Calla Walsh
Massachusetts Peace Action

2022-2024 Board Nominees

Most Massachusetts Peace Action directors serve for a 2-year term.  The following candidates have been nominated by the Executive Committee for election.  The election will take place on April 26, 2022 at the MAPA annual meeting. New members running for election Merri Ansara – Easthampton […]