Peace & Planet

Climate and Peace

February 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

Climate and Peace   The Pentagon calls climate change a threat multiplier.   Drought and desertification of agricultural land destabilized Syria and Mali, and millions of people have suffered from the ensuing violence.  Conflict over water looms over India, Pakistan, and China, three nations bristling with …

A Call to Observe Hiroshima & Nagasaki Week in Massachusetts August 6-9, 2015 70 years after the United States atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and 45 years after the entry into force of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, the 9 nuclear weapons states have not …

Peace Calendar April 30

April 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

Tony Palomba of Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice & Environment, and Sayre Sheldon of Women’s Action for New Directions, carried posters designed by student art contest winners Dear Friends,  We’ve Been Busy! Massachusetts Peace Action brought some 75 people to New York on Sunday for …