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Palestine/Israel Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary Our working group focuses on legislative action, often in the form of action alerts sent to members, asking them to contact their representatives about an urgent issue. We think this is an important component of the Palestine solidarity movement, since, in our view, […]

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Middle East Work Plan 2017

The Middle East Working Group’s work plan for 2017 has been informed by the priorities that national Peace Action has identified. These are: Education with focus on Syria, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Yemen Lobbying to maintain pressure on the Massachusetts Congressional Delegation. Push the call […]

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Nuclear Disarmament Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary:  We are engaged in developing and growing a campaign whose target is restricting the funding of the proposed trillion-dollar nuclear weapons escalation. The emphasis is on building a social movement from the grassroots up. Policy: We support the complete abolition of nuclear weapons. […]

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Boston Downwinders Work Plan 2017

Executive Summary: We believe that nuclear energy and climate change are equal threats to earth’s survival and need to be addressed by a unified environmental movement. We educate and agitate for the immediate shut down and safe/responsible decommissioning of Pilgrim Nuclear Plant (rated among the […]

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Palestine/Israel in the Trump Era

This article appeared in our Spring 2017 Newsletter Despite the Trump administration’s contradictory policies, MAPA’s Palestine/Israel working group is keeping on, to advance Palestinian rights and for our own sanity, and to add new issues as needed: e.g., opposing David Friedman as ambassador to Israel. […]