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Submitted by ujpadmin1 on Fri, 10/10/2014 - 1:03pm
When: Saturday, November 1, 2014, 6:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where: College of the Holy Cross • Hogan Campus Center, 4th Floor, Suite ABC • Worcester
Pax Christi Massachusetts 2014 Assembly
co-sponsored by Holy Cross Pax Christi
Thu, 04/07/2011 - 8:19am - ujpadmin2
Submitted by Michael Borkson on Wed, 08/25/2010 - 11:51am
Some of us who attend the weekly sat. peace vigil at Park Street in Boston heard from a passerby that the National Guard was staging a recruiting event/military display at Faneuil Hall a few blocks away. So after our vigil ended a little after 2pm, 3 of us went down to the National Guard event to protest.
Submitted by akelly on Tue, 06/08/2010 - 12:28pm
When: Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Government Center • Boston
This is it! The hopes of 5,500+ young people in our communities depend on YOU!
Amidst a youth jobs crisis, more than 5,500 Boston youth will be denied jobs this summer due to city, state, and federal budget cuts. A cut of just 2,000 jobs in Boston brings us back to 2005 funding levels, when we had 75 homicides in the city.
Submitted by akelly on Mon, 05/03/2010 - 10:30pm
When: Thursday, May 6, 2010, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: Lucy Parsons Center • 549 Columbus Avenue • Boston
The Think Outside the Bomb National Youth Network is coming to Boston as part of its 40+ city tour of the USA beginning at Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference and culminating at a New Mexico Convergence in August. The tour will be a rad space with a focus on collective liberation.
Submitted by akelly on Tue, 04/20/2010 - 3:19pm
When: Wednesday, April 21, 2010, 8:30 am to 11:30 am
Where: Government Center / City Hall / Senate Offices / State House • Boston
IT'S DECISION TIME FOR YOUTH JOBS!
Join us to demand funding for our future!
Submitted by masspeaceaction on Wed, 09/02/2009 - 6:41pm
Just in time for tonight's first debate among Boston's mayoral candidates...
Check out Mass Peace Action's new voter guide!
Click here to download a one-page .pdf with the candidates' positions on three peace issues that have local implications.
Submitted by ujpadmin on Mon, 08/31/2009 - 2:08pm
When: Sunday, September 27, 2009, 11:00 am
Where: Newton • 48 Glenwood Ave • home of Sev and Louise Bruyn • Newton Center
The Under The Hood Cafe ( http://underthehoodcafe.org/ ) is a center
of GI resistance and an active duty chapter of Iraq Veterans Against
The War at Fort Hood, Texas - the largest army base in the country.
It is in serious need of funds to keep going, and the Smedley Butler
Brigade of Veterans For Peace is stepping up to help. But to do that
we need *you*.
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Wed, 08/05/2009 - 1:48pm
When: Monday, September 7, 2009, 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
Where: Campagnone Common, Lawrence • Lawrence and Common Streets • Lawrence
25th Annual Bread & Roses Festival
Labor Day, September 7, 2009
On the Common in Lawrence
12noon - 7:00pm
Bread & Puppet Theatre,
Zili Misik, Si Kahn,
Veronica Robles, the
Branco/Stamas Big Band,
Submitted by email@example.com on Wed, 08/05/2009 - 1:29pm
This is the newsletter of Merrimack Valley People for Peace for December 2008 to July 2009. Columns include Good News, Actions, Summaries of Recent Meetings, Recent Events, Coming Events, Letters, "At the Curb" (vigil anecdotes) and membership and subscription information. The newsletter may also be downloaded directly from MVPP's website.
Submitted by masspeaceaction on Thu, 07/23/2009 - 3:32pm
by Emily Pistell, Randy Forsberg Intern
Mass Peace Action Education Fund
Submitted by masspeaceaction on Wed, 06/03/2009 - 9:54pm
Submitted by ujpadmin on Sun, 05/03/2009 - 2:46pm
When: Friday, July 17, 2009, 5:00 am
Where: Chicago • Chicago
The National Counter-Recruitment and Demilitarization Conference is less than a month away! On July 17-19 in Chicago, IL, a broad spectrum of people will come together to share skills and to form the relationships needed to build a permanent resistance to militarism.
UJP Counter-Recruitment Campaign
Cutting the supply of troops: As the US military struggles to meet recruiting goals -- first in the National Guard and Marine Corps, and now in the Army and Army Reserve -- the face of the country’s war plans is changing. Through education and outreach to those targeted by military recruiters, we can directly impact the ability of the U.S. to not only maintain its current occupation of Iraq, but stifle its future deployment in other illegal and immoral conflicts throughout the world.
Educating youth and demilitarizing our schools: We need to get military recruiters out of our schools. UJP must work closely with students, parents, and teachers to reverse the militarization of our schools. Glorifying war and violence and the military as a way of life at the expense of the rest of society is wrong. Many youth choose military service as a means out of poverty--for job training, work experience, or a college education. Entering the military and risking your life and lives of others is not the only option for a job or an education. By exposing the truth about military service and offering youth other options, they can make a more informed decision about their future.