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March 2020

Music for Peace: “The Dawn of Hope” with the BFO Trio

March 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Harvard-Epworth Methodist Church, 1555 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA United States
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$10 – $35
James Buswell, Eliot Fisk, and Carol Ou

El Jaleo, John Singer Sargent, 1882 Niccolo' Paganini, Terzetto Concertante for viola, violoncello and guitar; Terzetto for violin, cello and guitar J. S. Bach, Sonata for violin in E Major, BWV 1016; Ciaccona from the Partita in D minor, BWV 1004 José Elizondo, "La Alborada de la Esperanza" and "Otoño en Buenos Aires” In the second concert of the 2019-2020 Music for Peace Series, we present the ravishingly beautiful sounds of the classical guitar for the first time in the…

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Sustainable Futures: Indigenous and Palestinian Perspectives on Water, Land and Self-Determination

March 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North American Indian Center of Boston, 105 South Huntington Ave
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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World Water Day: Indigenous & Palestinian Perspectives

On this World Water Day, Indigenous and Palestinian speakers will describe their struggles for water, land and self-determination and what it will take to build a sustainable future.There will be short ?lms as well as the opportunity to learn about speci?c campaigns you can get involved in. Dinner will be provided This event is free of charge but we ask you to reserve a ticket at this link for food ordering purposes: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/world-water-day-indigenous-palestinian-perspectives-tickets-94470412547 Presented by: NAICOB, United American Indians of…

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2020 Annual Meeting: The Struggle for Peace Intensifies

March 28 @ 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Christ Church Cambridge, Zero Garden St
Cambridge, 02138
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$10 – $30
2020 Annual Meeting

The Struggle for Peace Intensifies Massachusetts Peace Action 2020 Annual Meeting Christ Church Cambridge, Zero Garden Street Saturday, March 28, 2020 ~  Noon to 5:30 pm Keynote Speakers:  Sen. Ed Markey; State Rep. Nika Elugardo; Journalist and Author Max Blumenthal As we enter a pivotal election year, the US/Israeli/Saudi drive for supremacy in the Middle East and control of the world's oil supply is intensifying, most clearly shown by the assassination of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani.  The Trump administration continues…

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Interfaith Summit on Climate Change, Extreme Weather, and How To Respond

March 29 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
North American Indian Center of Boston, 105 South Huntington Ave
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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This summit aims to bring together various religious and spiritual communities from Boston and the surrounding area to engage in a discussion about climate change. Faith communities are integral to the resiliency of the Boston community. We hope to connect faith leaders and their congregations with one another and with resources that will help us be prepared for extreme weather related issues. Come represent your community and have your voice heard at the 2020 Interfaith Summit, we look forward to…

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John Dear: “Praise be Peace”

March 29 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St Susanna Parish, 262 Needham St
Dedham, MA United States
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John Dear: Praise be Peace

Join us for a conversation and book-signing with national peace activist, author and Nobel Peace Prize Nominee JOHN DEAR as he talks about, reads and signs his new book “Praise Be Peace:” “The Psalms of Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of War and Climate Change” John Dear John Dear will reflect on the anti-war, pro-peace psalms, and the psalms that celebrate creation, as a way to ground ourselves in faith and trust in the God of peace during these…

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April 2020

Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War: Invest in Minds not Missiles

April 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
MIT Room 6-120, 77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, 02139
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Invest in Minds not Missiles

Fourth New England Conference on Reducing the Risk of Nuclear War To attend please register at: minds-not-missiles-2020.bpt.me/   Morning Session - Room 6-120 9:00 am; Registration and Coffee. 9:15 am: Welcome and Introduction. 10:00 am: Current Dangers: Destabilization from Nuclear Weapons Upgrades-Lisbeth Gronlund (Union of Concerned Scientists). First Strike Risks - Prof. Elaine Scarry (Harvard University). Dangers of an Inadvertent Launch – Prof. Max Tegmark (MIT, Future of Life Institute). The Pervasive influence of the Nuclear Weapons/industrial complex - William…

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One Year After American Exceptionalism & Innocence: Lessons for Our Movement in the Era of Trump” with Danny Haiphong

April 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Community Church of Boston, 565 Boylston St
Boston, 02116
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Danny Haiphong American Exceptionalism

11 AM Service: The US is once again consumed by a presidential election cycle. Endless war and austerity dominate the American political landscape. Danny Haiphong will discuss his book American Exceptionalism and American Innocence: A People’s History of Fake News from the Revolutionary War to the War on Terror and analyze the lessons that we can deduce from it one year after its publishing. • Danny Haiphong is a contributing Editor to the Black Agenda Report. He is from Cambridge, MA…

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Our Taxes, Our Choices: Tax Day Protest

April 15 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Codman Commons, Talbot Ave at Washington St
Dorchester, MA 02124 United States
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Vernon Walker

Wars, Military Spending and Tax Cuts for the Rich Are Hurting Our Communities – And Destroying the Planet! Fix the T – Free Bus Service in Boston Make UMass Tuition Free Full Funding for Boston Schools Housing for All End Homelessness in Massachusetts Green New Deal Medicare for All Jobs Not Jails A Moral Budget for Massachusetts HOW?  CUT THE PENTAGON Almost 60% of the US budget goes to wars and military spending.  The Trump tax cuts overwhelmingly favor the…

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L’eau est la vie: From Standing Rock to the Swamp

April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Boston College, Higgins 300, Higgins Hall 300
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467 United States
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L'eau est la vie

With filmmaker Sam Vinal, for film commentary and Q&A. L’EAU EST LA VIE (WATER IS LIFE): FROM STANDING ROCK TO THE SWAMP follows water protector Cherri Foytlin as she leads us on a no nonsense journey of Indigenous resistance to the Bayou Bridge Pipeline (BBP) in the swamps of Louisiana. At the film’s opening, viewers are introduced to the Atchafalaya Basin, which was once a Maroon colony--a critical hub of Indigenous and black resistance. Cherri recounts her first-hand experience with the…

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Earth Day Boston 2020

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Boston – Location TBA Boston, MA United States + Google Map
Earth Day 2020

April 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. In 1970, millions of people around the world called for urgent action as a result of seeing their environment deteriorate in front of their eyes – smog covering the sky, rivers were on fire, and whales and other species were on the brink of extinction. Further alarm was caused by the nuclear age, bringing up the possibility of a human extinction. However, people did not despair, they organized, protested and demanded…

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Music for Peace: All Mozart Program

April 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Harvard-Epworth Methodist Church, 1555 Massachusetts Ave.
Cambridge, MA United States
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$10 – $35
Hunter Bennett, Victor Rosenbaum, and Chiu-Chen Liu

Join us for the third and final concert of the 2019-2020 Music for Peace Series.  Piano virtuoso Victor Rosenbaum will perform music of Mozart with violist Chiu-Chen Liu and clarinetist Hunter Bennett.  The program includes: Fantasy in D Minor for Piano, K. 397 Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano, K 304 (transcribed for viola)            Sonata in B-flat Major for Violin and Piano, K. 378 (transcribed for clarinet) Trio in E-flat Major for Viola, Clarinet, and Piano, K. 498…

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World Conference 2020: Abolish Nuclear Weapons; Resist and Reverse Climate Change; For Social and Economic Justice

April 24 - April 26
Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10027
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Peace & Planet, New York, 2015

World Conference 2020 Abolish Nuclear Weapons | Resist and Reverse Climate Change | For Social and Economic Justice Conference April 24-25; March and Rally April 26 Humanity faces two existential threats: the increasing dangers of nuclear war and climate disruption. Human beings created these threats, which can only be reversed by mass popular actions. 2020 will mark the 75th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- the beginning of the nuclear era which threatens human survival…

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The Japanese Peace Movement is Coming to Boston

April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friends Meeting at Cambridge, 5 Longfellow Park
Cambridge,
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No More Hiroshimas, No More Nagasakis

Join Us in Welcoming, Learning From & Engaging with A-Bomb Survivors, Peace and Disarmament Activists As our government ratchets up preparations for nuclear war and increases its military forces across Asia and the Pacific to contain China, a 50 member delegation of Japanese peace, disarmament and labor activists will come to Boston April 28-30. They will meet with activists, speak in schools and at house meetings, and meet with elected officials. They come to Boston following the April 24-25 New…

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May 2020

Walk for Water 5K in Support of Palestinian Refugees

May 2 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
South Plaza @ Kendall Square, 15 Broad Canal Way
Cambridge, MA 2142 United States
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Walk for Water

Join us for our 5th Annual Walk for Water 5K on May 2, 2020 in support of Palestinian refugees! Over the last four years, Walk for Water's fundraising efforts have directly benefited numerous initiatives, projects and activities in several areas in the Bethlehem area. Each year our geographical services continue to expand. We walk to empower Palestinian refugees through healthcare, education, and environmental projects. Our initiatives emerge out of a vibrant partnership between 1for3 and local Palestinian organizations that ultimately…

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John Flynn – Social Justice Songwriter

May 30 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friends Meeting at Cambridge, 5 Longfellow Park
Cambridge,
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John Flynn

Massachusetts Peace Action Benefit Concert Concert starts at 7:30 pm in Meeting House.   Regular price $20, student/low income $10, benefactor $30, sponsor $40.  Proceeds to Massachusetts Peace Action and Friends Meeting at Cambridge. Intermission reception in Friends Room with Cake, Beverages, and Information Tables for Mass Peace Action and John Flynn (and his organization New Beginnings-Next Step, Inc.) John Flynn Information "John Flynn is the real deal. His work follows in the footsteps of Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Kris Kristofferson,…

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