Yemen

Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon

January 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon  AN ACT RELATIVE TO PENSION DIVESTMENT FROM COMPANIES SELLING WEAPONS TO THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA H.2349 This act divests state pension funds from companies selling weapons to Saudi Arabia. Divest from the Yemen War/Raytheon Fact Sheet Read the Bill …

Famine and Catastrophe in Yemen

January 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

Resisting U.S. imperialism and Raytheon’s War Profiteering featuring guest panelists: Dr. Shireen Al-Adeimi, Yemeni/Canadian/American activist and professor.   Read a recent article, “War Crimes in our Name” Beth Huang, co-chair, Boston DSA Sponsors:  Massachusetts Peace Action NextGen; Boston Democratic Socialists of America; Coalition to stop the Genocide …

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 …

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