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Candle Light Vigil to End Gun Violence

When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: First Church in Boston • 66 Marlborough Street • Boston
The Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence is partnering
with Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence, the Newtown Foundation,
and B-Peace for Jorge to host an event to #EndGunViolence 

 

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Armistice Day For Peace

When: Friday, November 11, 2016, 11:05 am to 1:05 pm
Where: Boston Common • Charles and Beacon Streets • March to Faneuil Hall • Boston

Veterans For Peace & Allies will be marching behind the Boston’s Veterans Day Parade on November 11th. The parade will form at the corners of Charles & Beacon Streets and step off around 1pm. The parade will end at Sam Adams Park (Faneuil Hall) and the Armistice Day program will begin shortly after. A variety of readers, poets, and musicians will bring a sense of Peacefulness surrounding Armistice day. After the program, Veterans and family are invited to Durgin Park restaurant for a free and hearty meal.

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An Evening with Medea Benjamin at Community Church of Boston

When: Saturday, October 22, 2016, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street, 2nd floor • Boston

 

Saturday, October 22 at the Community Church of Boston

6:30 Reception: Pupusas, Wine & Cheese
7:30 Event: Sacco/Vanzetti Award Ceremony, Music, Talk, Q&A
Tickets: Advance-$15, Door-$20 (sliding scale)
Purchase Tickets: 
www.communitychurchofboston.org or call for info 617-266-6710

 

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Noam Chomsky: Extinction or Internationalism

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Where: Old South Church • 645 Boylston St • Copley T • Boston

Noam Chomsky

A Chomsky Legacy Event

presented by the Wallace Action Fund

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The Next Four Years: Building Our Movements in Dangerous Times

When: Saturday, December 3, 2016, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Where: Simmons College, Paresky Conference Center • 300 the Fenway • Boston

Paul Zaloom's "White Like Me: a Honky Dory Puppet Show"

When: Friday, October 21, 2016, 8:00 pm to Saturday, October 22, 2016, 8:00 pm
Where: Mass. College of Art’s Tower Auditorium • 621 Huntington Ave. • Boston

Political satirist and puppeteer Paul Zaloom will perform his "White Like Me: a Honky Dory Puppet Show" on Fri. & Sat., Oct. 21 & 22, @ 8 pm, in Mass. College of Art’s Tower Auditorium, located at 621 Huntington Ave., Boston, MA 02115. Paul Zaloom’s performance is his response to the ongoing national dialogue on race. This outrageous political comedy uses Zaloom's high-def, low-brow signature style to explore white privilege.

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Iyad Burnat: Bil'in and the Nonviolent Resistance

When: Tuesday, November 1, 2016, 7:00 pm
Where: Encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • (near Park St. T station) • Boston

Iyad Burnat

will be in Boston

Tuesday, November 1  7:00 PM at Encuentro 5

9A Hamilton Place, Boston (near Park St. T Station)

 to speak about his ­­­new book

Bil’in and The Nonviolent Resistance

 

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Elections 2016: What About War, Climate, and Social Justice?

When: Monday, September 19, 2016, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • across from Park St MBTA • Boston

ELECTIONS 2016
Humanity's Future in a Troubled World
What About War, Climate, and Social Justice?

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Showing Up for Racial Justice

When: Monday, August 29, 2016, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: SEIU • 26 West St. • Boston
 
 
 
2016-07-26 13:18 GMT-04:00 William Ruhm <wruhm123@gmail.com>:

SURJ (Showing Up For Racial Justice) Meeting. 

Monday August 29, from 6:00-8:00PM, at SEIU 615 Local (26 West St., Boston 02111).

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Boston City Council Hearing on BU Bioterror Labs

When: Thursday, August 11, 2016, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Boston City Hall • Government Center • City Council Chambers • Boston

A REQUEST FOR THE TRUTH & A MORATORIUM
ON POTENTIAL PANDEMIC PATHOGENS
(MAKING DEADLY PATHOGENS MORE DEADLY IN MORE WAYS)

The City Council will hold a hearing to discuss

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Boston Remembers: Hiroshima - Nagasaki - Ferguson - Orlando

When: Tuesday, August 9, 2016, 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: First Church, Boston • 66 Marborough Street • (procession to Boston Common) • Boston

Stop gun violence! Stop racialized police violence! Stop preparing for nuclear war!

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People's Resistance to the Venezuelan Food Crisis

When: Saturday, July 30, 2016, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: encuentro 5 • 9A Hamilton Place • (near Park Street Red Line T) • Boston

The People’s Resistance to the Venezuelan Food Crisis

Report back and report from the trenches

At Encuentro 5 – 9A Hamilton Place, Boston, MA (Park Street T station)
Saturday, July 30, 2016 – 4PM – 6PM

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Maria Sanchez, report back by a Maine resident who visited Venezuela recently to witness the efforts being made in alternative agriculture.

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Protest Fidelity Investment's complicity in West Bank stolen homes!

When: Friday, June 3, 2016, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Where: Fidelity Investment Headquarters • 245 Summer Street • Boston
The Stolen Homes coalition is having an international day of action on June 3 to call on Fidelity Investments to pressure Airbnb to stop listing homes in illegal israeli settlements (Fidelity is one of the largest investors in AIrbnb). In Boston the action will be from 12:00 - 1:30 PM in front of the Fidelity's national headquarters on Summer Street next to South Station. 
 
(for any of you who do not know me, I am CODEPINK's national Palestine campaign organizer and am helping organize the Boston Stolen Homes June 3action)
 
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Memorial Day for Peace

When: Monday, May 30, 2016, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Where: Christopher Columbus Park • Atlantic Ave & Richmond St • Aquarium T • Boston

Annual event hosted by Veterans For Peace, Chapter 9 – Smedley Butler Brigade

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“Closing the School of the Americas” with Maria Termini

When: Sunday, May 8, 2016, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston Street • 2nd floor • Boston

Maria Termini will explain what is the “School of the Americas,” who are its
graduates and how they have been involved in massacres, killings, and torture.  Closing the “School of the Americas” can stop the killings and violence. This is an urgent matter of faith and conscience for all who seek peace and justice.

Music by CommUnity Voices

Join us for lunch after the program.

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