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Local Environmental Action Conference

March 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hosted by MCAN and Toxics Action Center at Northeastern University. Join community leaders, environmental advocates and activists from across New England for an exciting day of skills training, networking, and inspiration at Local Environmental Action 2016! Whether you’ve been to every conference or are attending …

Remarks delivered by David Klafter at the People over Pipelines rally, State House steps, July 17th, 2016 We all know we are here to address the climate issue, and to stop this unnecessary and dangerous pipeline, and the tax that would pass along the cost …

People Over Pipelines March

July 14, 2016 // 0 Comments

From July 14-18th, hundreds of Massachusetts residents will march the route of Spectra’s proposed pipeline projects all the way to the Massachusetts State House. Together, we’ll show Governor Baker and state legislators that if they don’t take leadership on stopping new gas pipelines, the people …

Helen Caldicott: Courting Armageddon

June 23, 2016 // 0 Comments

Massachusetts Peace Action is excited to announce that Dr. Helen Caldicott will be speaking in our Distinguished Peacebuilders Series! Come hear her talk, Courting Armageddon. Helen Caldicott, a former pediatrician at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Boston and instructor at Harvard Medical School, has devoted …

Film Screening: This Changes Everything

March 18, 2016 // 0 Comments

Selling water, development, power plants, and pipelines? Is there a smart way to manage growth and save the planet? View the documentary  based on Naomi Klein’s book of the same name that weaves together threads of climate, racial and economical injustice and the movements already rising for …

Climate and Peace

February 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Climate and Peace   The Pentagon calls climate change a threat multiplier.   Drought and desertification of agricultural land destabilized Syria and Mali, and millions of people have suffered from the ensuing violence.  Conflict over water looms over India, Pakistan, and China, three nations bristling with …

From November 29 to December 11, world leaders will meet in Paris to negotiate a new global climate treaty. This is their 21st attempt, and we already know that even if they reach an agreement, it won’t be nearly as strong as we need it …

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