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Hiroshima and Nagasaki Week in Massachusetts August 5-9, 2017 72 years have passed since the United States dropped atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 47 years since the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) took effect, and yet the five original nuclear weapons states, led by the …

First published in the Summer 2017 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter On Saturday, April 15, two thousand people gathered on a sun-drenched Cambridge Common to send some clear messages to Washington: “President Trump, release your tax returns; stop your attacks on our families …

Marking American Friends Service Committee’s 100th anniversary and benefiting AFSC’s Peace & Economic Security Program and continuing work for peace and justice. AFSC has been privileged to work with Noam Chomsky, among the world’s most courageous and widely quoted thinkers and activists, for many years. …

This article appeared in the 2016 Fall Newsletter After the bruising 2016 election cycle,  the people’s movements and the political revolution will face enormous challenges in the next four years. Massachusetts Peace Action, American Friends Service Committee, Progressive Democrats of America and others have organized …

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance

August 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

The legacy of nuclear weapons, how much it’s costing you, and how you can end the threat Join us for our annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance. We will hear readers read the poetry and testimony of survivors of these bombings; the cost of “nuclear modernization” …