Middle East

Is War with Iran on the Horizon?

June 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

The Trump administration seems bent on regime change and war with Iran. Using harsh, hyperbolic and often absurd rhetoric, the Trump, Bolton, and Pompeo trio continue to tighten sanctions, deploy additional military forces, and threaten war. They have learned nothing from past US military blunders—not  …

*** Price Reduced! *** Still Trapped in a Greater Middle Eastern Quagmire, the U.S. Military Prepares for Global Combat Major Danny Sjursen (U.S. Army -ret.) will survey U.S. regional interventions since 9/11 and intersperse his analysis of the counterproductiveness and criminality of these actions with …

JEFF KLEIN, veteran anti-war activist, retired machinist and local trade-union president, regularly teaches a course on “The US in the Middle East” at the UMass Boston Lifelong Learning Institute. He is active with Dorchester People for Peace and a board member of Massachusetts Peace Action. …

This article appeared in Massachusetts Peace Action’s Summer 2018 newsletter Now that Donald Trump has withdrawn the US from the Iran nuclear agreement, repeatedly bombed Syria, unreservedly backed every Israeli demand and continued the US involvement in the Saudi-UAE war on Yemen, tensions in the …

Now What? Understanding Iran

May 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

Reportback by Cambridge Photojournalist Randy Goodman 1979 Hostage Crisis to 2015 Nuclear Agreement Join us for a slideshow and talk by Randy Goodman on her newest photo series as she discusses the changes in Iran from 1979 to today, including the effects of the Iran …

Combatants for Peace, Somerville

April 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

Monday April 30, 2018, 7:00 PM Temple B’nai Brith of Somerville 201 Central Street Somerville, MA   In 2006, Israeli and Palestinian former combatants laid down their weapons and established Combatants for Peace. The egalitarian, bi-national, grassroots organization was founded on the belief that Israelis and Palestinians …

The Joint Comprehensive Plan Of Action (JCPOA), more commonly known as the Iran Nuclear Deal, was adopted on the 14th of July 2015 by Iran, the US, France, China, Russia, the UK, the European Union and Germany. It is a landmark deal that curbed Iran’s …

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