“How do you see Iran?” asks Rashin Khosravibavandpouri, an Iranian-born journalist, M.S. student in international relations at Suffolk University, and member of Massachusetts Peace Action’s Middle East Working Group, at a talk on June 23rd. In the media, Iran is portrayed as the bad guy; […]
MAPA’s summer schedule is filling up! Here is a brief summary of dates you might want to add to your calendar: On July 7th at 5:00 PM, we will be having a Skype call with Daban Shadala, representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq. He will […]
Markey_Warren_Baker_letter_signed Jeff Frenkil of the MA Sierra Club spoke at the March for Our Children rally. He also wrote a letter to Senators Markey and Warren, as well as Governor Baker, requesting that Pilgrim be shut down. The letter is attached. Feel free to read […]
70 Years — Never Again! August 5-9, 2015 A Call to People of Faith to Observe Hiroshima & Nagasaki Week Sign on to this Call: bit.ly/sign-faith-call 70 years after the United States atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and 45 years after the entry into […]
Originally written by Mike Deehan; appeared in WBGH News Former Gov. Michael Dukakis was among a throng of activists Tuesday who called for the closure of the Pilgrim nuclear power plant along Cape Cod Bay. In front of a crowd clad in bright yellow “Shut […]
People are justifiably horrified by the grisly executions – especially public beheadings – carried out by the Islamic State in areas under its control. But “our side” also carries out beheadings in Syria and Iraq. And Saudi Arabia, the oldest US ally in the Middle East, in on […]
Originally from the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, a subset of Council for a Liveable World, this two-minute video summarizes the Iran nuclear negotiations cleanly, concisely, and completely.