Iraq

Cambridge, Mass, September 10, 2014 – In response to President Obama’s speech on dealing with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Massachusetts Peace Action, the largest grassroots peace organization in Massachusetts,  made the following statements: “We agree with the president that there is …

Firsthand report from Palestine and analysis of Iraq and Syria Raed Jarrar, policy impact coordinator for AFSC, was in Jerusalem July 10-17 as Israel launched the attack on Gaza.  Raed will report on his experiences and also focus on analysis of the current situation in …

Rally – No Military Intervention in Iraq

June 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

NO BOMBS!  NO TROOPS! NO DRONES! Despite spending a trillion dollars on the Iraq war from 2003 to 2009 that cost the lives of 4500 U.S. soldiers and hundreds of thousands of Iraqis, and despite providing billions of dollars worth of training to the security …

Click here for pictures by Michael Borkson: https://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157645247412515/   Excerpts from Thea Paneth article about protest: Forty United for Justice with Peace activists stood out in Harvard Square in a hastily-arranged vigil to oppose any renewed attacks by the U.S. on Iraq. Iraq has been in …

Vigil: No Military Intervention in Iraq

June 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

As the situation in Iraq deteriorates, the “Never Learn” caucus is demanding US military intervention in the form of ground troops, air strikes, Special Operations and weapons deliveries. The unfolding tragedy in Iraq is a direct consequence of the illegal American invasion and occupation of …

Please take action! Tell President Obama not to try putting out the fire with gasoline – no U.S. military intervention in Iraq, invest in diplomacy and international cooperation instead. Believe it or not, some are responding to the escalating violence in Iraq with calls for …

1 3 4 5