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Boston May Day 2011 at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Park

When: Sunday, May 1, 2011, 9:00 am
Where: Rose Kennedy Greenway Park • Cross St. and Hanover St. • across from the Haymarket T Station corner • Boston

 

Boston May Day 2011 at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Park

Let's commemorate International Workers Day this year with a rally at 12 noon at the Rose Kennedy Greenway Park, across from the Haymarket T Station, in the corner of Cross and Hanover streets in Boston. 

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Memorial March for Peace

When: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Where: Garden of Peace • 100 Cambridge St • Government Center T • Boston

Memorial March for Peace 

Start date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013

 

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Out of the Marathon Bombings – A Conversation of Boston Area Peace Activists

A group of Boston area peace activists met on Tuesday to share what we know about Monday's bombings and to discern how best to respond to the deadly attack against our community and against people from across the nation and around the world who came to Boston to participate and enjoy the Marathon.

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Nonviolence Training Weekend - Report

Led by Cathy Hoffman and Ken Butigan, a weekend nonviolence training session was held in Cambridge for Campaign Nonviolence (http://paceebene.org/campaign-nonviolence).

The training brought local peace activists together with folks from Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Worcester and Dighton, MA and one stalwart life-long activist from Baltimore, Maryland.

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Have we finished with war -- yet?

Kathy Kelly Inspires at Simmons

Kathy Kelly, a Catholic peace activist and founder of Voices of Creative Non­violence, spoke at several events in the Boston area Nov. 13-15. I attended her talk at Simmons College on Monday afternoon, where she was introduced by Prof. Becky Thompson. It drew about 60 people, more than half of whom where students.

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Veterans For Peace: Veterans Day Parade and Rally

When: Monday, November 11, 2013, 7:30 am
Where: Charles St. and Beacon St. • Boston

Attention Peace Activists

Please Join Veterans For Peace
and
our “Outhouse House Band” The Leftist Marching Band 

for

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Santiago Declaration - The Human Right to Peace

International Association of Peace Messenger Cities
December 22, 2010

Dear Friends:

We are sending you the SANTIAGO DECLARATION-THE HUMAN RIGHT TO PEACE.
The Declaration is the culmination of years of discussion and debate among global peace activists to finally enshrine in international law the recognition of humanity’s centuries longing for peace and security.

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Veterans Day for Peace

When: Thursday, November 11, 2010, 6:30 am to 10:00 am
Where: Charles and Beacon Sts. • Park St. T • Boston

Parade

Veterans for Peace will once again proudly walk behind the street sweepers in the Veterans Day Parade in Boston. Please join us as we show our opposition to these two on-going wars and occupations. Bring signs and banners.

The theme for this year:
“How is the War Economy Working for You ?”

We will gather at 11:30 on the corner of Charles and Beacon Streets.
Parade steps off at 12:00 Noon.

Please Join Us!

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Walk for a New Spring: Presentation and Walk

When: Monday, March 23, 2015, 7:00 am to 9:00 am
Where: Boston City Hall • Piemonte Rm • Boston

Please join Councillor Charles Yancey on Monday, March 23rd at 10:00 am to hear a presentation about the annual “Walk for Peace” held in the Piemonte room of Boston City Hall, with Sister Claire and friends from the New England Peace Pagoda. The Peace Pagoda was conceived as a prayer for peace, a tangible structure that manifests the dedication of our lives to justice and peace. 

This year is their 14th Annual Walk for a New Spring – Walking for Peace. They would be delighted to have you join them for a short time to hear about their quest and journey.

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Report Back from WILPF's 100th Anniversary Meetings in the Hague

When: Thursday, May 21, 2015, 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Where: The Walker Center • 171 Grove St, Auburndale (parking lot site) • Newton

REPORT BACK FROM WILPF’S 100TH ANNIVERSARY MEETINGS & CELEBRATIONS IN THE HAGUE

The Oldest Women’s Peace Organization Looks to the Future

 

WHEN: Thursday May 21, 6:30 – 9:00 pm

6:30 pm – mingling and light refreshments

7:15 pm Program

 

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Walk with us for Peace!

When: Sunday, May 10, 2015, 4:00 am to 7:30 am
Where: Town Field Park • 1520 Dorchester Ave • Fields Corner • Dorchester

Concord Peace Vigil

Who:Concord Peaace Vigil
What: Vigils every  Friday at 8:00am-9:00am, Monument Square, Concord, MA - (small rotary, concord center)

website: http:ConcordPeaceVigil.org

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Violence is a Religious Problem

Not all or even most of the violence in the world is religious in nature, but for religions to evolve and progress, for justice to be the order of the day, and for our planet to thrive, the religious and spiritually inclined among us are called on to take a stand for peace and non-violence.

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Peacemakers Gathering

When: Friday, May 1, 2015, 3:30 pm to Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10:00 am
Where: North Shore Community College • 300 Broad Street Lynn, MA 01901 • Campus Cafeteria • Lynn

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