Action Alert:

Economic Justice

Fund our Future Rally

May 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

We have a once-in-a-generation chance to pass bills increasing the amount of state aid for our public schools and colleges by more than $1.5 billion a year. On Thursday, May 16, join with students, educators, parents and community members in demanding that our legislators take action …

The Wage Gap: How we can help the working poor

January 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Social Action Conference We will discuss the Inequality Gap as it applies to wages of workers who can’t make it with one 40-hour job: what is the Gap, effects of the Gap, which classes of workers are affected (a lot of us!), and what individuals …

What is Economic Justice?

August 21, 2018 // 0 Comments

Remarks delivered at “Music, Peace, and Hoppiness“, sponsored by MAPA Next Gen, August 19, 2018 Hi, my name is Susannah Sudborough and I’m a member of Massachusetts Peace Action Network- Next Generation. We’re a group of young people looking to take on the mission of …

Economic & Social Justice Work Plan 2017

April 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

No Justice – No Peace Executive Summary: The Social and Economic Justice Working Group works at the intersection of the movement for Peace and the struggles for Social and Economic Justice. By supporting campaigns that address inequality and promote democracy such as RaiseUpMA, Our Revolution …

Budgets, Transit and Transparency

March 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in our Spring 2017 Newsletter. MAPA’s Economic and Social Justice Working Group has been hard at work. In December we and our cosponsors held a standing-room-only symposium at MIT on building a public transportation network that serves more than just Boston. Former …

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