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Congress Must Reclaim its War Powers

April 19, 2018 // 0 Comments

The potential firing of Robert Mueller and/or Rod Rosenstein has focused a great deal of angst and hand-wringing on the looming potential for a constitutional crisis.  Not nearly enough attention, on the other hand, has been paid to the one that is already upon us. …

Saturday’s suspected nerve gas attack on the Syrian rebel stronghold of Douma, leaving more than 40 dead and over a thousand injured, has drawn a stark and largely partisan divide between the doves and hawks in the American foreign policy establishment, and the situation has …

July 21 — 214 Massachusetts leaders from a diverse assortment of backgrounds wrote today to the Massachusetts Congressional delegation urging them to help end the war without end. Signers explained that “The shooting down of a Syrian air force jet… represent a significant escalation of …

To: The Massachusetts Congressional Delegation The shooting down of a Syrian air force jet, following a Tomahawk missile attack on a Syrian airbase, represent a significant escalation of US military activity in the Middle East, but not a dramatic departure from the policies of the …

  192 Massachusetts leaders from a diverse range of backgrounds wrote today to the Massachusetts Congressional delegation urging them to help advance peaceful solutions to the problems of Syria and the Middle East. “We stand at a decisive moment,” the signers wrote. “It is critical …

Feb. 21, 2015-Boston Common: About 20 anti-war protesters held a speakout against Obama’s request for authorization to use military force against Iraq and Syria. Braving the cold sub-freezing temperatures, activists spoke out against the prospect of endless war this authorization would give the US. Here are links to photos …

Stop Bombing Syria & Iraq Now!

February 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

We can’t fight terror with terror Political, not military solutions, are urgently needed in Syria & Iraq Stop training rebel armies Stop sending weapons into the region – they are causing more bloodshed Support humanitarian aid, through neutral institutions, for victims of the conflict Tell …