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Eyewitness Syria

When: Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: First Parish Church • 75 Great Road • Bedford

 

Syria devastation

Jeff Klein, Massachusetts Peace Action Board Member will speak about his recent trip to Syria.

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Palestinian House of Friendship Annual Fundraising Event

When: Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Center for Arabic Culture • 191 Highland Ave. • Somerville
 
Learn about life under occupation and view slides of the Smiling Faces Summer Camp, an experience that provides sports, dance, crafts, healthy meals, and fun for the children of Nablus. Director Mohammed Sawalha will join by Skype.

Refreshments will be served.

Musical entertainment by Layth Sidiq. Layth is a sought-after violinist, vocalist, and composer who currently directs the Arab Music Ensemble at Tufts University.

Parking on the street and at rear of building. Bus #88 from Davis Square or Lechmere. Bus #90 from Davis Square or Wellington.

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“Paying the Price for Peace: Annual Sacco and Vanzetti Award" with S. Brian Willson

When: Sunday, May 27, 2018, 11:00 am to 1:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston

“Paying the Price for Peace: 2018 CCB’s Annual Sacco and Vanzetti Award" with S. Brian Willson

Join us live on Facebook for our 11:00 a.m. service!

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End the US – Saudi War in Yemen: A Discussion with Shireen Al-Adeimi

When: Sunday, April 29, 2018, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Harvard Epworth Methodist Church • 1555 Massachusetts Ave. • Cambridge

US weapons are destroying Yemen Saudi pilots are firing US-made missiles from US-made jets that are refueled and repaired by US personnel. Tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians have been killed since 2015. Shireen Al-Adeimi Shireen is a Yemeni-CanadianAmerican doctoral student at the Harvard Grad. School of Education "Unless the situation changes, we're going to have the world's worst humanitarian disaster in 50 years" -United Nations Office of Humanitarian Affairs

• Over 1,000,000 Yemeni civilians currently have cholera

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Code Pink: Tell Congress US air strikes on Syria are illegal and unconstitutional

Veterans for Peace: PROTEST THE U.S. ATTACK ON SYRIA!

The U.S. has launched a military attack on Syria, along with NATO allies France and the United Kingdom.

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NO WAR ON SYRIA

When: Thursday, April 12, 2018, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: Park Street Station • Boston

WE MUST NOT WAIT UNTIL THE BOMBS DROP!

The US empire under Trump is preparing another unilateral military attack against the people of Syria! This attack is based on a false justification humanitarianism and the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government - a pretext proven to be false on multiple previous attempts by the U.S. to stoke war against Syria.

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Medea Benjamin: Inside Iran; the Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic

When: Thursday, April 5, 2018, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: University Lutheran Church • 66 Winthrop St • near Harvard Sq. T stop • cambridge

Medea Benjamin: Inside Iran; the Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic

Inside Iran

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"Voices of Palestinian Resistance" with Islam Maraqa and Rana Nazzal

When: Sunday, March 25, 2018, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston

Special 3 p.m. Service (No 11 a.m. service):

 

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The Cost of War, the Price of Peace with Kathy Kelly

When: Sunday, February 18, 2018, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston

Special 3:00 p.m. Service
(No 11:00 a.m. service)

Kathy will describe experiences living in a working class area of Kabul, Afghanistan, where people feel trapped by war and impoverishment and then discuss experiences living in a U.S. prison, for protesting U.S. drone warfare, where people likewise feel trapped and struggle with impoverishment. Kathy Kelly received CCB’s Sacco and Vanzetti Award in 2016.

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Only Americans can stop America’s War on Yemen

When: Thursday, February 8, 2018, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Democracy Center • 45 Mount Auburn St. • Cambridge

Jill Stein Speaks: Building Power in Boston & Beyond: Resisting Militarism, McCarthyism, Austerity, Deportations & more”

When: Sunday, January 28, 2018, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston

“Building Power in Boston & Beyond: Resisting Militarism, McCarthyism, Austerity,
Deportations & more” with Dr. Jill Stein

Special 3 p.m. Service (No 11 a.m. service): 

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Yemen: reasons for poverty and war

When: Friday, December 8, 2017, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Walker Center • 144 Hancock St. • short walk from the Riverside green line stop • Newton

Why has Saudi Arabia, the richest Arab country, launched a devastating war against Yemen, the poorest Arab country?  Why has the US been silent?  What are the external and internal factors and forces that historically have kept Yemen poor and cominated?  Val Moghadam will address these questions and more in her presentation.  Jean Miller will talk of her visit to Yemen prior to the war.

You must RSVP if you want to attend: marieljm1961@yahoo.com  857 526 2579, donation $10

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Yemen? Where on Earth is Yemen? Paul Shannon (from Counterpunch)

At the end of last week the United Nations humanitarian chief warned that unless the blockade of Yemen was lifted, the country woul face “the largest famine the world has seen for many decades, with millions of victims”. 

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An American Housewife in Syria

When: Sunday, November 19, 2017, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: Fulton Hall -- room 511 • Boston College • Boston

> Janice Kortamp became an independent and completely self funded journalist after noticing the western media bias regarding Syria, and how that bias was promoting war and destabilization in Syria and the levant region.

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