Annual Meeting

Planting the Seeds of a Foreign Policy for All

February 7, 2015 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action 2015 Annual Meeting Keynote speakers: Dennis Kucinich, former Member of Congress and presidential candidate; author, The Courage to Survive. Rev. Osagyefo Sekou, activist in the Ferguson protests; author, Gods, Gays, and Guns: Essays on Religion and the future of Democracy.  Read his recent article “The …

Annual Meeting 2015: Workshop Descriptions

January 22, 2015 // 0 Comments

The following workshops will be offered at the Massachusetts Peace Action annual meeting, Feburary 7, 2015. Why Renewable Energy is a Peace Issue The move to renewable energy will undercut what has been a central plank of US actions abroad since world war two: control …

The following article appears in MAPA’s spring newsletter In Whose Interest is the Trans Pacific Partnership? By now many of us have heard about the Trans Pacific Partner­ship (TPP), a proposed trade and economic integration agreement among Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New …

The following article appears in MAPA’s spring newsletter Shared Security: New Vision for U.S. Foreign Policy At the Annual Meeting, a question was posed to Andrew Bacevich and Barney Frank: We have considered the two extremes of global dominance vs. isolationism. What other options are …

Stopping a War with Iran

March 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

The following article appears in MAPA’s 2014 Spring Newsletter Stopping a War with Iran – and Opposing All Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East  Peace advocates scored a big win recently when aroused public opinion and a strong stand by President Obama succeeded in blocking …

Andrew Bacevich delivered this speech at the Massachusetts Peace Action annual meeting on February 8, 2014 at St. Ignatius Parish, Boston College Andrew Bacevich Speech {Transcription of Bacevich Audio}     So thank you very much for allowing me to participate in the event. Okay so …

Barney Frank delivered this speech at the Massachusetts Peace Action annual meeting on February 8, 2014 at St. Ignatius Parish, Boston College. Barney Frank speech {Transcription of Barney Frank Audio}IntroductionI had a chance to hear Professor Bacevich because I couldn’t find a parking space in …

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