Student activism

Harvard Heat Week

April 22, 2019 // 0 Comments

In 2015, Divest Harvard staged the first Harvard Heat Week as part of a nation-wide student mobilization effort calling for fossil fuel divestment and climate justice. Now, in 2019, we are re-staging Harvard Heat Week to build up the public pressure for Harvard and its …

Student leaders tackle peace organizing

July 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in the Summer 2018 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter. Students from across the Northeast gathered at MIT this spring to share their experiences in campus organizing for peace and social justice. They joined dozens of older experts and activists at …

Students from campuses across the Northeast gathered at MIT this spring to share their experiences in challenging the US government’s aggressive foreign policy, growing nuclear arsenal, and neglect of pressing domestic needs. They were in town to lend their voices to the conference “Invest in …

Youth are Re-Invigorating the Peace Movement

October 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Remarks presented by Angela Kelly at Mass Peace Action’s 60th Anniversary Celebration Thank you to our wonderful MC, Jimmy Tingle, and to all of the staff, board, members and friends of Mass Peace Action, who have made possible not only today’s celebration, but the 60 …