Film

With filmmaker Sam Vinal, for film commentary and Q&A. L’EAU EST LA VIE (WATER IS LIFE): FROM STANDING ROCK TO THE SWAMP follows water protector Cherri Foytlin as she leads us on a no nonsense journey of Indigenous resistance to the Bayou Bridge Pipeline (BBP) in …

A documentary by Sheila North & Leonard Yakir ~ followed by a panel discussion Panelists   Leonard Yakir– Director and co-producer  Shelia North ( bio following) Mahtowin Munro– United American Indians of New England Join us for a screening and fundraiser to support the film …

An Endless War: Getting Out of Afghanistan

January 4, 2020 // 0 Comments

Movie screening with discussion “The conflict in Afghanistan has become the longest and costliest war in U. S. history.” Nearly 18 years after US forces invaded Afghanistan in the wake of 9/11, the Afghan conflict has become America’s longest and costliest war. Yet today, the Taliban insurgents are stronger …

The War On Climate Science (documentary)

December 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

On the eve of December’s global Climate Strike, Mass Peace Action invites local activists to a screening of the documentary, “Trump, The Koch Brothers and Their War on Climate Science” (32’) followed by a discussion on the current state of climate activism in and around …

Necessity: Oil, Water and Climate Resistance

October 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Join us for a screening and fundraiser to support NECESSITY–a documentary film and proposed docu-series on climate resistance. (Doors open at 3:30. Program begins at 4:00.) About the Film In a climate emergency, is civil disobedience a necessity? Grounded in people and places at the heart …

Boston Palestinian Film Festival

October 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Boston Palestine Film Festival (BPFF) brings Palestine-related cinema, narratives, and culture to New England audiences. The festival features compelling and thought-provoking films, including documentaries, features, rare early works, video art pieces, and new films by emerging artists and youth. These works from directors around the world …

Venezuelans Under Siege

October 16, 2019 // 0 Comments

Join us as we hear from local activists Scott Reed and Professor Kevin Young of the UMass History Department about the conditions in Venezuela, and watch Young’s recently released film about the U.S. sanctions on the country. About Scott Reed: The Food Sovereignty Delegation with …

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