FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2017 CONTACT:Brian Stewart | firstname.lastname@example.orgJosh Nelson | email@example.com Over the last weeks, major news outlets have reported increased civilian casualties resulting from U.S.-led bombings in Syria and Iraq. Earlier this month, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that at least 42 people […]
International Peace Bureau Co-President Reiner Braun, a longtime leader in the German and European peace movements, and Peace Action and Peace Action Education Fund President Kevin Martin will be on a speaking and organizing tour with local peace groups and activists in Oregon and California starting next Tuesday, […]
(This post has been updated to include more recent endorsements) Few would disagree that this is a critical election year. With a good chance for Democrats to take back the Senate and an opportunity to make significant gains in the House, this election will have a big impact […]
On Tuesday, Textron — the last U.S. weapons company making cluster bombs, a deadly indiscriminate weapon that’s made headlines in the past year for killing and maiming hundreds of civilians in Yemen’s civil war — announced that it will no longer manufacture them. A spokesperson for the company […]
Will Hopkins went from serving in the National Guard and deployment in Iraq to becoming Executive Director of New Hampshire Peace Action. In this short video, produced by Kevin Bowe from Story-Crafters and released on Memorial Day, Will talks about returning from Iraq and joining the peace movement.
For Immediate Release: May 27, 2016 Contact: Paul Kawika Martin, Peace Action, 951-217-7285 cell, firstname.lastname@example.org Peace Action Praises Obama’s Hiroshima Visit; Pushes for Action on Nuclear Abolition Washington, DC — May 27, 2016 — Moments ago President Obama reflected on visiting Hiroshima Peace Park. […]
Today marks Peace Action Development Director Peter Deccy’s 33rd anniversary as a Sane/Sane/Freeze/Peace Action employee, a truly remarkable milestone. 33 years ago Peter and his good friend, the late Kevin O’Connell, started the Sane canvass, which recruited hundreds of thousands of supporters as well as launching the activist […]