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Yemen Anti-Famine Team at Boston’s Walk for Hunger
May 5, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 11:30 am
Raytheon, headquartered right here in Massachusetts, is one of the largest arms manufacturers in the world and is a leading sponsor of the Walk for Hunger in Boston. At the same time they are a major supplier of bombs to Saudi Arabia whose 4 year war in Yemen has created the worst famine in the world today.
We need to expose this hypocrisy and demand that Raytheon cease all weapons sales to Saudi war criminals.
A coalition led by Saudi Arabia, and supported by the United States, has been bombing the country of Yemen, routinely striking hospitals, schools, food storage facilities, and water treatment plants. They are using man-made famine as a weapon of war. 14 million people, half the population now lives on the brink of starvation. (Source: New York Times “As Famine Looms in Yemen, Saudi-Led Coalition Redoubles Attacks” 11/6/2018)
Sign up now to support the Walk for Hunger and to stand against Raytheon-supported starvation in Yemen!
Order your Raytheon Bombs Cause Hunger in Yemen T-shirt today ($20 each; specify size; must pick up at Mass. Peace Action office or arrange delivery)