Middle East

This article appeared in Massachusetts Peace Action’s Summer 2018 newsletter Now that Donald Trump has withdrawn the US from the Iran nuclear agreement, repeatedly bombed Syria, unreservedly backed every Israeli demand and continued the US involvement in the Saudi-UAE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

Massachusetts Peace Action actively protested Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman of Saudi Arabia during his visit to the United States, and to the Boston area March 24-26. As Saudi defense minister he initiated the Saudi war against Yemen, which has caused catastrophic human and material …

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman (MBS) will visit Cambridge/Boston on March 24-26.  We will protest him on March 23, noon on the MIT front steps. Sign Up! Please fill out this form and share it:  bit.ly/protest-mbs-mit-signup The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia – a country …

Saudi Arabia’s Prince Mohammed Bin Salman is planning a visit to the United States early this year and, in order to discuss “ways to continue advancing shared priorities, including enhancing security and prosperity in the Middle East.” Another aspect of this visit is that Prince …

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