Social Justice

Social and Economic Costs of Endless Wars

April 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

Conference on the social and economic costs of endless wars, Friday afternoon April 26th at MIT Pre-Register at cost-war-apr19.bpt.me/: Students and low income FREE, General Admission 12.00, Supporter 75.00 (thanked at event and in program) 2:00 pm: The Tasks We Face: Jonathan King, MIT and …

Please join us for our Sunday Forum with Fania E. Davis! To many people, ‘Restorative Justice’ is more a vague concept than a movement that is gaining increasing attention, credibility and action. Dr. Fania E. Davis is a leading voice as a Greeley Scholar speaker, …

Eyewitness Palestine: Moving to the Brink

March 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

A conversation, lecture, and discussion with Dr. Nancy Murray, Rev. Mariama White-Hammond, and Hubert Murray After being given a green light by President Trump, Israel has accelerated its land and water grab, and settlement construction. How under these circumstances are Palestinians keeping hope alive? What …

A brief political and theological reflection on Du Bois’s famous line a 118 years later. • Byron Rushing served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1983 to 2018. He came to the House with a background in community organizing and Afro-American history. In the legislature, Byron’s …

What Peace Means to Millennials

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

As a person born in the ‘90s who works with today’s college and high school students, specifically students focused on the peace movement, I would like to say that I fully understand the “Millennial Perspective” and how it connects to peace. After all, I spend …

Walking the Path of Abraham

August 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

GRALTA is proposing to lead a small group to visit Israel/Palestine in mid-September.   George Rishmawi (a long-time friend) will give a presentation on The Abraham Path on Thursday, August 3 at 7 PM at the Lincoln Library. George will also comment more generally on tourism to …

Economic & Social Justice Work Plan 2017

April 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

No Justice – No Peace Executive Summary: The Social and Economic Justice Working Group works at the intersection of the movement for Peace and the struggles for Social and Economic Justice. By supporting campaigns that address inequality and promote democracy such as RaiseUpMA, Our Revolution …

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