Ed Markey

A risky plan for Hanscom

May 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Originally published in the Metrowest Daily News Do residents of Bedford, Lexington, Lincoln and Concord have anything to fear from their longtime neighbor, Hanscom Air Force Base? Without any vote on the matter, these four towns will become “ground zero” for activity essential to “modernization” …

In January 2016, the Iran Deal strengthened the world’s belief in diplomacy. The union forged between the United Nations Security Council states, Germany, the European Union, and Iran promised to create a more peaceful world, providing sanctions relief for Iran in exchange for the scaling …

As Wars Continue, Question Members of Congress

February 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

U.S. supported wars continue to ravage Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, and Yemen. Question Members of Congress at the following events: Thursday, Feb. 23 – Sen. Ed Markey: Smith College, 6pm. Town Hall. Smith College, Sweeney Concert Hall, 144 Green Street, Northampton. In the U.S. Senate, I am …

Challenging U.S.-Saudi War Crimes in Yemen

December 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Paul Shannon, Somerville.   Published in the Fall 2016 newsletter; adapted from an article in the AFSC Newsletter While the U.S. media focus on Syria, another disaster is unfolding in Yemen. In Yemen, the U.S. is collaborating with Saudi Arabia to do the killing. Yemen …

For weeks before President Obama attended the G-7 meeting in Japan, Mass Peace action joined with other peace groups around the country to demand that the President include Hiroshima in his visit.  When the President’s office announced he would visit the site of the atomic …

National Day of Action on the Iran Deal – 224 events scheduled so far Click on an event name to sign up Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015, 12:00 PM No War With Iran Rep. Michael Capuano’s office 14 registered participant(s) (30 maximum) Cambridge, MA 02141 Directions: Rep. Capuano’s office is in the building …

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