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Why a Tax Day Rally?

The Boston area’s Tax Day Rally will be held Saturday, April 15, 1pm at Cambridge Common.  Read about the plans here.   What’s it all about?   Taxes: Who pays them?   Already large corporations and billionaires pay far below their fair share of taxes. Hundreds […]

Joe Kennedy III at Town Hall April 5, 2017
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Kennedy Town Hall Report

Recent town halls across the country have been very well attended since the November election and Representative Kennedy found out last Sunday that his constituents care a lot about foreign policy. The average citizen may not talk about foreign policy at the dinner table, but […]

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Legislative/Peace Voters Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary: The Legislative/Political Coordinating Committee identifies legislation relevant to our policy goals, as well as candidates and elected officials who can help us achieve those goals.  Through coordinated communications with our Members of Congress and State legislators we seek to increase our political power […]

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Racial Justice Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary: We believe that racism and white supremacist ideology are operative in the US government and society at large. We educate and agitate to raise the consciousness of MAPA members and the broader society of the relationship between white privilege and structural racism. Policy […]

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Climate and Peace Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary: Climate change, unrest and war are closely linked. We cannot address climate change without addressing violence and war, and vice versa. The Peace and Climate (P & C) Group opposes the US’s reliance on military-based economic growth, which wastes billions of dollars; which […]

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Economic & Social Justice Work Plan 2017

No Justice – No Peace Executive Summary: The Social and Economic Justice Working Group works at the intersection of the movement for Peace and the struggles for Social and Economic Justice. By supporting campaigns that address inequality and promote democracy such as RaiseUpMA, Our Revolution […]