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Palestinians under Siege from GAZA to HEBRON – Where’s the Outrage?

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Speakers:ISSA AMRO, founder and director of Youth Against Settlements in Hebron who has been arrested dozens of times for leading non-violent popular resistance.and  NANCY MURRAY, activist and co-founder of the Gaza Mental Health Foundation who recently returned from a visit to the Gaza Strip. AMAHL BISHARA, [...]

Biodiversity for a Livable Climate

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Dr. John D. Liu in Cambridge John D. Liu, Documentary Videographer and Soil Scientist, will speak at Friends Meeting House during the day on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 and in the evening at Harvard’s Museum of Natural History. He is visiting this country as a [...]

Noam Chomsky: Prospects for Democracy and Survival

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Marking American Friends Service Committee’s 100th anniversary and benefiting AFSC’s Peace & Economic Security Program and continuing work for peace and justice. AFSC has been privileged to work with Noam Chomsky, among the world’s most courageous and widely quoted thinkers and activists, for many years. [...]

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International Day of Peace: “Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All”

Boston Common - Park St Tremont & Park Streets, Boston, MA

Come celebrate the United Nations International Day of Peace on the Boston Common (near the Park Street MBTA station) from 1 – 3 pm on Sunday 24th September.  Consistent with the Day’s theme (Together for Peace:  Respect, Safety and Dignity for All), this year’s event features a culturally-diverse [...]

Connecting with the Enemy: a Century of Palestinian-Israeli Joint Nonviolence

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Sheila Katz, author of Connecting with the Enemy: a Century of Palestinian-Israeli Joint Nonviolence will speak at Friends Meeting at Cambridge on October 29, Sunday, 1:15. Her groundbreaking research about efforts to build a just peace in Palestine-Israel by Israeli and Palestinian groups working nonviolently together inspires [...]

Welcome Walk for a New Spring

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

  Join Cambridge Friends and Massachusetts Peace Action in a welcome potluck and discussion this Sunday, March 25th, at 6pm at the Cambridge Friends Meeting, 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge. Join the conversation and bring your favorite dish! All are welcome.   Canadian-American-Yemeni grad student Shireen Al-Adeimi of [...]

Recognizing Ourselves in Today’s Migrants and Refugees: The Need to Take Action Against Racism and Xenophobia

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Sunday, April 22, 1pm Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge   A Talk with Oscar A. Chacón, Executive Director, Alianza Americas   Oscar A. Chacón is a co?founder and executive director of Alianza Americas, a Chicago- based national network of Latin American immigrant?led [...]

Community reading of Thomas Merton’s “Original Child Bomb”

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

On August 6th, the Quakers of Friends Meeting at Cambridge will hold a collective reading of Thomas Merton’s “Original Child Bomb,” followed by a procession to the Charles River to float candles as is done throughout the world in commemoration of the atomic bombings.   [...]

Medea Benjamin: Taking on the Military Industrial Complex

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge, MA

Come hear one of the U.S.’ most prominent war analysts, anti-war speakers, and activists give us insight into ongoing U.S. wars and what we can do about them. Medea Benjamin is co-founder of CODEPINK: Women for Peace. Her latest book is Inside Iran; The Real History [...]

Community reading of Thomas Merton’s “Original Child Bomb”

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

On August 6th, the Quakers of Friends Meeting at Cambridge will hold a collective reading of Thomas Merton’s “Original Child Bomb,” followed by a procession to the Charles River to float candles as is done throughout the world in commemoration of the atomic bombings.   [...]

Ending the Yemen War: A Celebration of Peace and Resistance

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

As 2019 comes to an end, it's time to step back and take stock, but also to reconnect and celebrate. Yemen bombing Hassan El-Tayyab will report on efforts to use Congress to end the Yemen war and US arms sales to Saudi Arabia that are [...]

Good Friday Witness for Peace and Justice

Boston Common, near Park Street Station Park St and Tremont St, Boston, MA

Tremont Street sidewalk at Park Street MBTA station We passionately believe in “that of God in everyone” and bear witness to the notion of ESTABLISHING LASTING PEACE IN OUR TIME. We represent Quakers around the world who know that systemic racism, environmental degradation, hyper-militarism, xenophobia, [...]

“ABOLISH NUKES” Hiroshima Day Advocacy Event

Harvard Square T Entrance Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA

On Friday, August 6th, at 4:00 pm, Friends Meeting at Cambridge and fellow activists will gather around the Harvard Square T station, and chalk up the sidewalks with anti-nuclear weapon slogans such as "ABOLISH NUKES." Join to show your opposition to these unconscionably ruinous weapons [...]

Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration

Friends Meeting at Cambridge 5 Longfellow Park, Cambridge

Photo Credit: "Floating Wishes August 24, 2017" by James Seattle is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Join us on August 6, at 6PM for a community reading of Thomas Merton's "Original Child Bomb", followed by a procession to the Charles River where we will float origami paper boats and [...]

Remembering the Nagasaki Holocaust

Harvard Square T Entrance Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA

Monday August 9th @ 5:00pm-6:00pm Harvard Square MBTA entrance Join Massachusetts Peace Action and Friends Meeting at Cambridge - Peace and Social Concerns in Harvard Square on Monday August 9th from 5:00-6:00 pm to commemorate the 76th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan. [...]