Yemen

Andover Rally Against the Raytheon-Saudi Alliance

December 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

Raytheon is the largest supplier of weapons to Saudi Arabia for the Yemen War. Raytheon bombs have been used in many of the Saudi attacks on civilians during the war.   Yemen is facing the world’s worst humanitarian catastrophe with bomb deaths, one million cases of …

Since 2015, the Saudi-led coalition bombing campaign to dislodge the Houthis has created a humanitarian catastrophe for the Yemeni people and an international headache for Saudi allies. Is an end in sight? The presentation will provide a brief historical overview and a description of the …

Speakout at BU: Stop the War in Yemen

December 4, 2018 // 0 Comments

We will have a speakout at Marsh Plaza in Boston University in opposition to the ongoing genocidal war in Yemen. According to a recent UN estimate over 14 million people in the country are on the verge of famine. The war effort is led by …

Originally posted on Peace Action Groundswell Washington, D.C. — November 28, 2018 — In response to the Senate voting 63-37 in favor of allowing floor debate on S.J.Res. 54, legislation introduced by Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Mike Lee (R-UT) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) to end …

Stop the War in Yemen

November 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Remarks delivered at a protest at Harvard Square, November 14, 2018 Millions of people in Yemen are on the brink of starvation – a child dies every ten minutes, 130 children per day and at least 50,000 children have died during the past 3 years …

Calling Raytheon to Account

November 7, 2018 // 0 Comments

This article appeared in the Fall 2018 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter The war in Yemen may seem far away, but key material support for that war is being manufactured right in our own back yard.  The Massachusetts-based Raytheon Company is supplying billions …

Yemen is Massachusetts’ War! Demand End to US Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia Thursday , November 1,    5pm – 6pm Standout at South Station, downtown Boston We’ve called Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman the “Butcher of Yemen”. And with the unfolding story of …

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