100th anniversary of Armistice, celebrating peace not war

Islamophobia, the next chapter in our history of xenophobia

November 11, 2018

Armistice Day, now known as Veteran’s Day, is commemorated every year on November 11th, this marks the armistice signed between the Allies of World War I and Germany. Signed in France for the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front of World War I, which took effect at eleven in the morning—the "eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month" of 1918, one hundred years ago. 

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Iran - A History of U.S. Meddling

On June 29, 2018, Medea Benjamin spoke at the Friends Meeting House about her latest book "Inside Iran." Many of our Peace Action members were there. Ms. Benjamin has worked internationally for years as the co-founder of CODEPINK and the fair trade advocacy group Global Exchange.

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US-Saudi War Crimes in Yemen

The United Nations has said that Yemen is the world’s worst humanitarian disaster in modern history from war, drought, famine and cholera. Since 2015, Saudi led forces have been making incursions into Yemen, attempting to take over control of the country from the indigenous Houthi government. The Saudi Coalition includes all Persian Gulf countries except Iran, which  sides with the Houthi People.

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