During a post-armistice stroll in London on December 1, 1918, French wartime prime minister Georges Clemenceau turned to his British counterpart and asked: “What do you want?” “Mosul,” replied Lloyd George. “You shall have it,” Clemenceau declared. “and what else?” “Palestine.” “You shall have that […]
It’s not too late to stop an endless war in Iraq and Syria. We’ve spent over $1.1 billion bombing Iraq and Syria since August 2014, yet Congress has not debated or authorized our latest war. It will take grassroots pressure to move Congress. We can […]
We will not be silent! Multiple peace groups across Massachusetts are taking action today and in the coming todays to protest the new US war in Syria and Iraq. Please join one of these actions, or organize your own! Today – Saturday, Sept […]
Cambridge, Mass, September 10, 2014 – In response to President Obama’s speech on dealing with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Massachusetts Peace Action, the largest grassroots peace organization in Massachusetts, made the following statements: “We agree with the president that there is […]
Click here for pictures by Michael Borkson: https://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157645247412515/ Excerpts from Thea Paneth article about protest: Forty United for Justice with Peace activists stood out in Harvard Square in a hastily-arranged vigil to oppose any renewed attacks by the U.S. on Iraq. Iraq has been in […]
New England Cable News coverage of UJP/ Mass Peace Action June 18 vigil in Harvard Square demanding “No Military Intervention in Iraq”.
Please take action! Tell President Obama not to try putting out the fire with gasoline – no U.S. military intervention in Iraq, invest in diplomacy and international cooperation instead. Believe it or not, some are responding to the escalating violence in Iraq with calls for […]