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 […]
President Obama plans to launch a new war on Iraq and Syria, using US air strikes, arms, money, and training, and over 1,500 U.S. ground troops. The U.S. war on Iraq in 2003-2011 caused this crisis. We can’t let this happen again. Join together to […]
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 […]
Firsthand report from Palestine and analysis of Iraq and Syria Raed Jarrar, policy impact coordinator for AFSC, was in Jerusalem July 10-17 as Israel launched the attack on Gaza. Raed will report on his experiences and also focus on analysis of the current situation in […]
NO BOMBS! NO TROOPS! NO DRONES! Despite spending a trillion dollars on the Iraq war from 2003 to 2009 that cost the lives of 4500 U.S. soldiers and hundreds of thousands of Iraqis, and despite providing billions of dollars worth of training to the security […]
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”.