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Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

Massachusetts Peace Action recognizes the efficacy of, and the justification for, campaigns of boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) when directed conscientiously against companies, institutions and other organizations that profit from or help to perpetuate Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territory.  Peace Action, our national organization, is […]

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What is “Sustainable Security”?

The Building Sustainable Security conference will be held Saturday, November 21, at Harvard Law School.   This message, written by the conference planning committee, expands on the assumptions behind the conference.   More Information and to Register The 2016 elections are  bearing down on us. […]

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MAPA Update, Nov. 2, 2015

Fair Share Millionaire’s Tax IT’S CRUNCH TIME!  Raise Up Massachusetts’ campaign to gather signatures for the Fair Share Millionaire’s Tax is on!  It’s an amendment to the Massachusetts Constitution that will ask Massachusetts families with incomes over $1 million a year to pay a little more to cover needed improvements […]