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War and Peace in the Age of Trump: Joseph Gerson

September 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Talk on “War and Peace in the Age of Trump” by Joseph Gerson, AFSC, Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7:30 PM, Walpole Public Library, 143 School Street The continuing crisis with North Korea brings urgency to Joseph Gerson’s message. The talk is sponsored by the …

On 72d anniversary of Nagasaki Bombing, We Stand for Talks, Not Threats, with North Korea Wednesday, August 9, 2017 – 6:30 pm First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street Refreshments will be provided In response to reports that North Korea may have achieved the capability …

Clark on Talks Not Sanctions

August 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

On Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at the John and Christina Markey Malden Senior Community Center in Malden, Massachusetts Congresswoman Katherine Clark was asked about her vote for sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea. Here is the report from those in attendance: At this town …

Last week Congress overwhelmingly passed a bill that applies sanctions to Russia, Iran, and North Korea. President Trump is expected to sign it. Yet, this dangerous bill will needlessly provoke all three countries and move us away from productive solutions to the issues the sanctions …

From the Dorchester People for Peace Update, July 21, 2017 Despite how despicable Donald Trump remains in so many ways, reports that he plans to end US arming of so-called “moderate” Syrian rebels is good for Syria – and good for the US.  While the NY …

Over a week has passed since two historic moments took place. On Friday July 7th, Putin and Trump met for the first time in person at the G20 meeting in Germany. Meanwhile, the United Nations voted nearly unanimously in favor for the nuclear ban treaty, …

As Congress enters its summer session,  a bill implementing harsher sanctions on Iran and Russia could be on the table. Senate passed these new sanctions by an overwhelming majority in mid-June, but the House has yet to give its approval. The bill, known as the Countering …

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