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Mass. Peace Action Opposes Military Bond Bill

September 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

This article ran in the Lowell Sun and the Springfield Republican. RICE: STATE SPENDING COULD PROTECT MASS. BASES FROM CLOSINGS By Colleen QuinnSTATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, SEPT. 11. 2013….A plan to put state dollars behind development at Massachusetts military installations could protect …

Rally: No War with Syria

August 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

Saturday, September 7, 2013, 1:00 pm Park Street Station, Boston A US attack on Syria would be a dangerous escalation of the Syrian conflict and only create more destruction and loss of life.   US military intervention could possibly spiral into a major regional war including …

MFSO, Presente!

August 23, 2013 // 0 Comments

The peace movement has lost one of the tallest trees in the forest.  The loss of Military Families Speak Out so soon after the memorial service for its co-founder Charley Richardson is a reminder that our movement and our organizations are only human and that change …

Sixty-eight years ago the U.S. atomic bomb named Little Boy was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, obliterating the city, killing 70,000 people instantly and wounding at least 70,000. Three days later, on August 9, 1945, the atomic bomb named Fat Man was dropped …

Syria and the Peace Movement

August 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, June 30, Phyllis Bennis of Institute for Policy Studies and Michael McPhearson of United for Peace and Justice met with Boston area peace activists to discuss the situation in Syria and what we can do. Phyllis Bennis began by saying she had come …

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