• Commonwealth Peace & Justice Agenda

    Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda

    Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda for 2019-2020 The Massachusetts Peace & Justice Network has partnered with allied legislators to submit a set of bills to the Massachusetts state legislature concerning nuclear disarmament, Middle East wars, military spending, legislative ethics, and the design of the state …

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    Peace Action Endorses Ayanna Pressley for Congress

    Peace Action, the nation’s largest grassroots peace organization, and its affiliate Massachusetts Peace Action, endorsed Ayanna Pressley for re-election in Massachusetts’ 7th district. Peace Action is a national grassroots organization working to advance nuclear disarmament, promote government spending priorities that support human needs, encourage real …

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    Moving Mountains for Peace

    Massachusetts Peace Action Education Fund 2019 Annual Dinner Saturday, September 28 4-7 PM First Church in Cambridge 11 Garden St We have been voting, phoning, demonstrating, petitioning, lobbying, writing, and tweeting for peace.  That’s why we’re called Massachusetts Peace Action. On Saturday, September 28, our members will …

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    Music for Peace 2019-2020 Concert Series

    Massachusetts Peace Action Education Fund announces the MUSIC FOR PEACE 2019-2020 CONCERT SERIES Three evenings of chamber music to support our work for a more peaceful U.S. foreign policy Victor Rosenbaum, Music Director   The Verona Quartet and Paul Katz Saturday, OCTOBER 19, 2019: The …

  • Green New Deal

    Rise Up for a Livable Future

    The climate crisis is not a singular, or simple issue. Complex, and symptomatic of deeper struggles, it challenges us to rise to the occasion and address the forces that have led to this catastrophe. If we hope for peace and a livable future for all, …

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    The Green New Deal Moves Forward

    The Green New Deal catapulted into public awareness in February of this year, when newly elected US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez introduced a resolution in Congress calling for a massive national program to address both climate change and deep economic and political inequities. Sen. Ed Markey …

  • US - Iran Conflict

    US-Iran Conflict: The Cost of Sanctions and Risks of Regional War

    Boston University, College of General Studies Room 511 871 Comm. Ave Boston, MA  The Trump administration is charting a course for war with Iran. After withdrawing from the Iran Nuclear Agreement last year Trump has repeatedly threatened Iran and deployed more troops, warships, and bombers …

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    Hearing on Nuclear War and the Cost of Militarism

    The Veterans and Federal Affairs Committee of the State Legislature will hear five bills submitted by the Massachusetts Peace and Justice Network as part of the Commonwealth Peace and Justice Agenda.  View the official hearing notice.  Come out on September 24 to testify for one …

  • Boston Climate Strike

    Boston Climate Strike

    On September 20th, 2019, millions of people will strike around the world to demand action on the climate crisis. Join thousands in Boston at City Hall Plaza as we kick off a week of climate actions! This event is youth led and community supported. #StrikeWithUs …

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Massachusetts Peace Action is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization working to develop the sustained political power to foster a more just and peaceful U.S. foreign policy.

Through grassroots organizing, policy advocacy and community education, we promote human rights and global cooperation, seek an end to war and the spread of nuclear weapons, and support budget priorities that re-direct excessive military spending to meeting human and environmental needs in our communities. 

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