No War with Iran rally, Cambridge, July 2019
Middle East Wars

Ending the Endless Wars

This article appeared in the Fall 2019 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter October 7th marked the 18th anniversary of the war in Afghanistan, the longest in American history. It is now possible for young men and women to fight and die in this […]

Steve Gallant, a member of Mass. Peace Action, testifies at State House hearing.
Legislation and Policy

Peace Bills Urged at State House Hearing

by Andrea Burns and Jonathan King This article appeared in the Fall 2019 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsletter Massachusetts legislators and peace advocates spoke out forcefully at a State House hearing Sept. 24 about the urgent need for nuclear disarmament, curbing Pentagon spending, […]

Jonathan King, Andrea Burns, and Savina Martin at the Moral Budget Forum, Sept 27, 2019
Peace Economy

A Moral Budget for Massachusetts

by Savina Martin and Jonathan King This article appeared in the Fall 2019 issue of the Massachusetts Peace Action newsetter More than 85 grassroots advocates, elected officials, union leaders, and economists gathered at an MIT forum on Sept 27 to launch the development of a […]

Ed Markey for Senate
Peace Voter

Ed Markey for Senate in 2020!

This article appeared in our Fall 2019 newsletter Mass. Peace Action endorses Sen. Edward Markey for reelection in 2020. Markey is being challenged by Rep. Joe Kennedy III and Shannon Liss-Riordan.  Some in the press say Markey and Kennedy are both progressive, with little difference […]