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November 2016

Armistice Day For Peace

November 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm

Veterans For Peace & Allies will be marching behind the Boston's Veterans Day Parade on November 11th. The parade will form at the corners of Charles & Beacon Streets and step off around 1pm. The parade will end at Sam Adams Park (Faneuil Hall) and the Armistice Day program will begin shortly after. A variety of readers, poets, and musicians will bring a sense of Peacefulness surrounding Armistice day. After the program, Veterans and family are invited to Durgin Park…

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January 2017

Boston Women’s March For America

January 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Boston Womens March

On January 21, 2017, we will unite in Boston to march in solidarity with communities most affected by the hate, intolerance and acts of violence being perpetrated throughout the nation -- among many are communities of women, immigrants, people of color, and people who identify as LGBTQIA and people with disabilities. Peace Action members will gather at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument starting at 10:30 am We stand for religious freedom, human rights, climate justice, racial justice, economic justice and…

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March 2018

March for Our Lives Boston

March 24, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

We, the students of MFOL: Boston, are joining students across the country to demand that our lives are prioritized over access to guns. We seek to amplify and emphasize the voices of communities of color, who are both disproportionately affected by gun violence and silenced in their calls for reform. We are organizing and mobilizing our generation to raise our voices and take action on gun violence in America. We are calling on students and supporters to join us in…

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May 2018

Veterans’ Encampment/ Rally/ Teach-in on War Economy

May 28, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - May 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm
Mass PPC

Join the Massachusetts Poor People’s Campaign on Boston Common as we hold an overnight vigil to challenge the War Economy. Speakers will include veterans, people from countries impacted by U.S. militarism, advocates for people’s needs that have been defunded because of the war economy, and those impacted by gun violence.  We will hear music, poetry, and speeches by those personally impacted, and have the opportunity to participate in teach-ins. Immediately followed by the Rally Against the War Economy, Militarism, and Gun…

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September 2019

Climate Action for Peace: International Day of Peace

September 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
International Day of Peace Boston

United Nations International Day of Peace Sunday 22nd September 2019 2 – 4 pm Boston Common (near Park Street MBTA station) Music, Dance, Song, Artwork, & Peace Education Face-painting and Activities for Children Followed by Walk to Garden of Peace Special Prelude Music starts at 1:45 Free for all ages Bad Weather plans: see Alternate Site Information (click here) Free Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/climate-action-for-peace-un-international-day-of-peace-boston-2019-tickets-65957906875         United Nations Theme for 2019 International Day of Peace: "Climate Action for Peace"  …

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