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Annual Meeting Recap

March 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Thank you to all of our members who produced an overflow crowd at our Annual Meeting this past Saturday! We held a very successful gathering, packed with rousing speeches, engaging workshops, and, of course, good food! Jefferey Sachs kicked off our keynote addresses with an …

JVP Boston, Massachusetts Peace Action and the Alliance for Water Justice in Palestine recently led a campaign that won a spectacular victory against anti-BDS legislation in Massachusetts.   On February 7, 2018, a legislative committee voted 11 to 1 (with 3 abstentions) to send an anti-BDS …

Defenders of free speech and Palestinian human rights won a victory in the Massachusetts legislature today when a key committee refused to advance a bill that would have prevented the state government from signing contracts with those who support an economic boycott of Israel. The …

MAPA Announces Board Nominees for 2017-2019

March 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action board of directors members serve for a 2-year term.  The following candidates have been nominated by the Executive Committee for election in April, 2017. Members, please cast your ballot by downloading the attached ballot and returning it to the office by March 30, …

Music for Peace 2016-2017 Concert Series

August 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action Education Fund announces the MUSIC FOR PEACE 2016-2017 CONCERT SERIES Three Sundays of chamber music to support our work for a more peaceful U.S. foreign policy Victor Rosenbaum, Music Director   OCTOBER 15, 2016: An Evening of French Music Featuring  Ayano Ninomiya, violin, Carol …

The Omnipresent Danger

June 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

Former Secretary of Defense William Perry contends in his new book My Journey at the Nuclear Brink that we are closer to nuclear war today than we were during the Cold War. North Korea’s nuclear tests, an unstable political situation in Pakistan, and the United …

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