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Boston Protest Against War Authorization Bill In Congress

Feb. 21, 2015-Boston Common:

About 20 anti-war protesters held a speakout against Obama's request for authorization to use military force against Iraq and Syria.

Braving the cold sub-freezing temperatures, activists spoke out against the prospect of endless war this authorization would give the US.

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Boston Protest Against U.S. Wars on Iraq/Syria

About 50 peace activists held an anti-war speakout at Park St., then marched behind a model drone to downtown crossing, where a mock drones war "die-in" took place as street theater. It attracted a great deal of attention from downtown shoppers; a police car showed up, but allowed us to stay and continue our protest.

See Photos and Video

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Boston Protests New War On Iraq and Syria

Boston Common-Sept. 13, 2014: About 75 peace activists gathered at Park St. in Boston today to protest Obama's new phase of the long US war against Iraq (from 1991-the present). Also protesting US war against Syria. This was in response to Obama's announcement wed. of his re-invading Iraq to supposedly destroy ISIS, when in fact the many US invasions of Iraq created the civil wars there by destabilizing the Iraq government and placing US puppets in power.
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Boston Protest Against War On Gaza

 Boston, Mass.-July 19, 2014:

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Boston Protests New Iraq War

Boston Common-June 21, 2014:
 
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Boston Vets For Peace Anti-war Memorial Day

Boston, Mass.-Memorial Day-May 26, 2014:

About 100 peace activists gathered in Boston Waterfront Park for the annual Smedley Butler Brigade Veterans For Peace anti-war Memorial Day commemoration.

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Boston Venezuela Support Rally 3/22/2014

Boston, Mass.-March 22, 2014:

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Anti-Drones Protest in Boston

Boston, Mass.-Nov. 16, 2013:

About 50 anti-war activists in Boston protested the US use of drones in warfare and domestic spying.

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From the organizers announcement:

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Veterans For Peace Anti-War Veterans Day March

Boston, Mass.-Nov. 11, 2013:

About one hundred members of Smedley Butler Brigade
Veterans For Peace and their supporters, marched on Veterans Day today. 

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Boston Anti-Drone Protest

Boston Common-April 6, 2013:
Boston area anti-war activists held a protest against US unmanned drone warfare. This was a preliminary protest to prepare for the national day of anti-drone protests on sat. April 13, culminating with a mass protest in front of the White House in Washington DC on April 13
at 12 noon. There will also be another larger anti-drone protest in Boston outside Park St. T Station

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Boston Peace Vigil, March 2

The Committee For Peace and Human Rights, Boston held its weekly sat. peace vigil / speakout today March 2; the topics- budget cuts, drones, the US wars. The Women's International League For Peace And Freedom (WILPF) joined us with their anonymous masks and anti-drones signs: here is a video I took for YouTube, as well as a few photos:
 
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First Night Against the Wars 2013

Boston, Mass.-Dec. 31, 2012:
About 20 peace activists braved the cold and held an anti-war informational
vigil in Copley Square right before the Boston First Night New Years Eve 2013 parade. Stop the War and Free Bradley Manning stickers were passed out to the crowds passing by, as well as very visible peace banners and signs displayed.

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Boston Veterans For Peace March On Veterans Day

Boston, Mass.-Nov. 11, 2012:

About 150 members of Veterans For Peace and their supporters marched behind the official pro-war Boston Veterans Day parade.

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Boston Anti-War Protest Oct. 6, 2012

Boston Activists Celebrate May Day

Councilor Charles Yancey addresses Boston May Day rallyHundreds of May Day activists braved a heavy rain in Boston to rally for the rights of workers, immigrants, and all oppressed people--in solidarity with May Day protests internationally.

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