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Support water justice in Palestine and Indigenous Peoples Day in Cambridge!
People from all over the world swarm into Cambrdige for Harvard Graduation. It's a great time to talk about Palestine and access to water as a human right. Please join the Alliance for Water Justice in Palestine on Thursday May 16 in Harvard Square.
After demonstrating our support for the indigenous people of Palestine, we will also show support for the indigenous peoples of our own hemisphere.
Annual event hosted by Veterans For Peace, Chapter 9 – Smedley Butler Brigade
Building the Mother of All Movements,
talk by Mark Solomon
The Sanders electoral campaign, Black Lives Matter, the Movement for 15, the environmental upsurge, the defense of women's rights -- all portend the emergence of a progressive majority. A converging movement of all progressive forces to set the country and the world on an irreversible path towards peace, justice, equality and security fo all. How to build and nurture that convergence is the central topic of this talk.
"Upping the Nuclear Weapons Ante: Modernizing Doomsday" will be the subject of a presentation and discussion sponsored by Newton Dialogues on Peace and War on Sunday, June 5 at 7:00PM. Few know that the US administration is making plans to spend approximately $1 Trillion over the next 30 years to modernize and upgrade our arsenal of nuclear weapons and delivery systems, at a time when we should be seeking to rid the world of nuclear weapons.
Film Review/Flyer: "Eye in the Sky," A Sugar Coated Picture of Killer Drones reviewed by Marilyn LevinSubmitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 03/25/2016 - 8:06pm
The new drone film Eye in the Sky presents a dishonest, sugar-coated view of the U.S. killer drone operation. It claims that they can precision-drop their bombs, only on selected known targets who will kill innocent people, so, of course, they are saving many lives. When one child wanders into the kill zone, they agonize about the possibility of killing her, and kick it up to the U.S. Secretary of State and the British Prime Minister to get the okay. The not-made-in-Hollywood reality is one of killing hundreds, if not thousands, of children in many countries to satisfy U.S.
While Massachusetts taxpayer dollars buy Hewlett-Packard (HP) products for local goverments, HP profits from institutionalized racism from here to Palestine. Israeli checkpoints, US prisons, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement all use HP techology to control and segregate people. Let's organize to end contracts with HP and pressure the corporate giant to ends its complicity with human rights violations.