[act-ma] [UJP Activist] Military Spending vs. Jobs, Health, Education & Environment

United for Justice with Peace info at justicewithpeace.org
Tue Jan 24 13:15:16 PST 2012

UJP Activist: Military Spending vs. Jobs, Health, Education & Environment


Annual Meeting

            Saturday, January 28

            1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

First Baptist Church in Newton

            848 Beacon St (at Centre)

            Green Line "D"- Newton Center
Pre-Register Now! [1]



		Neta Crawford


		Judith LeBlanc

Massachusetts Peace Action Annual Meeting

Join Massachusetts Peace Action [2] as we review our progress in 2011 and chart
the path for our work in 2012.  We’ll elect new board members [3], discuss
plans for work towards a nuclear-free world, and build our organizing skills in

Professor Neta Crawford of Boston University, co-director of the Cost of War
Project, will talk about the tragedy of American militarism and the cost in
lives and dollars of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.

Judith LeBlanc, Field Director for Peace Action, will update us on Peace
Action’s national campaign to Move the Money from the military to human needs
and discuss building coalitions with human service, labor, and community groups.

Workshop topics:

• Bringing Peace issues into the 2012 Elections and Bird Dog Training

• Organizing Your Community to Move the Money

• What’s Behind  the US-Iran War Scare?

• Making the Media Work for You

Refreshments will be served
Pre-register here [4]

Questions? 617-354-2169 or info at masspeaceaction.org [5]


United for Justice with Peace [7] is a coalition of peace and justice
organizations and community peace groups in the Greater Boston region. The UJP
Coalition, formed after September 11th, seeks global peace through social and
economic justice.


Help us continue to do this critical work!   Make a donation to UJP today. [9]


info at justicewithpeace.org [10]


            		www.justicewithpeace.org [11]

Upcoming Events: 


		Singing for Our Lives: People's Music Concert [12]

		Fri Jan 27


		Lawrence High School Performing Arts Center



		Military Spending vs. Jobs, Health, Education & Environment [13]

		Sat Jan 28


		First Baptist Church



		Occupy Peace Summit [14]

		Fri Feb 24


		Friends Center

		Philadelphia, PA


		Remember Fukushima: Walk for a New Spring [15]

		Fri Mar 2


		Seabrook, NH to Plymouth, MA to Vernon, VT

		Seabrook, NH to Plymouth, MA to Vernon, VT


		Massachusetts Jobs with Justice 20th Anniversary Dinner [16]

		Thu Mar 15


		Suffolk Downs

		East Boston


		Retire NATO, Create Jobs & Fund Peace [17]

		Fri May 18


		Chicago, IL


More Peace and Justice Events [18].    How to Submit Events [19] 


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[2] http://www.masspeaceaction.org
[3] http://masspeaceaction.org/1642
[5] info at masspeaceaction.org
[6] http://justicewithpeace.org
[7] http://justicewithpeace.org
[8] http://justicewithpeace.org/donate
[9] http://justicewithpeace.org/donate
[10] info at justicewithpeace.org
[11] http://www.justicewithpeace.org
[12] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3374
[13] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3290
[14] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3404
[15] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3387
[16] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3299
[17] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3251
[18] http://justicewithpeace.org/upcoming-events
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