Research report, July 15, 2013 Volunteer researcher Jun-li (Julie) Ping worked with Massachusetts Peace Action in Summer 2013. She wrote this report on iRobot’s transition from primarily military to primarily commercial products. Download the full report on iRobot’s Product Transition.
William Hartung, Center for International Policy, December 2012 Note: These profiles were assembled by Natalie Peterson, Daniel Resnick, and William D. Hartung GENERAL Massachusetts is 6th in the country in Pentagon prime contract awards, receiving more than $11 billion in FY2011. It is 9th in […]
Intern Andrew Romanowski wrote this report on the top 20 military contractors in Massachusetts on March 23, 2013. Download the full report on Military Industrial Contractors in Massachusetts. The top 20 contractors profiled are: RaytheonGeneral DynamicsGeneral ElectricMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyAmerican Science and Engineering Inc.Draper Labs […]
by Colman Altman (Presented at Haifa International Conference for Middle East Free of Weapons of Mass Destruction, Dec. 5-6, 2013) It would seem that Israel cannot lose in its struggle to free the Middle East (or at least part of it) from weapons of mass […]
by Madelyn Hoffman, Executive Director, New Jersey Peace Action On December 5th, 6th and 7th, 2013, over 100 delegates from at least 14 countries gathered first in Haifa and then in the Israeli-occupied West Bank town of Ramallah, for an historic international conference on creating a […]
Israel is often called a democracy – even “the only democracy in the Middle East.” That may be true in part – if we ignore the 2.5 million Palestinians with few rights under Israeli military rule for 46 years in the Occupied West Bank, and […]
DECEMBER 31, 2013 – 8:45AM | BY MICHAEL P. NORTON, STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE Role for Cape as FAA picks NY site for drone research Area around Joint Base Cape Cod effected until February 13, 2017 The Federal Aviation Administration has chosen Griffiss International Airport in […]