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Massachusetts Peace Action

Support our 2022 Fund Drive!

Massachusetts Peace Action runs on your contributions! As we reach MAPA’s 65th year of organizing, advocacy, and actions for a more just world, the MAPA community is stronger than ever! With your support, MAPA has completed a year of intense efforts for peace and justice. […]

MAPA 10 issue areas (
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 […]