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June e-news update  2022
June 18. It's happening! This Saturday! #MeetUsInDC at 9:30am ET on June 18  or tune in online Find Schedule for entire weekend HERE. (Photo op after assembly ends-gather at the peace tank!)
YEMEN. June 23 6:30 30 min.Register for an Emergency Rapid Action Event for Mainers. Peace Action Maine asks you to act today for Yemen! Sign FCNL's petition HERE -War Powers Resolution HJ Res. 87: Stop supporting Saudi Arabia’s brutal campaign in Yemen. Phone/tweet contacts are HERE. Be sure to thank Rep. Pingree, who signed on as co-sponsor June 9. #YemenCantWait
June 13. Brian Milakovsky & our Somerville Maine family friends helped in the delivery of humanitarian aid and the evacuation  of over 70 people from Seversk, Soledar, Bakhmut, Slavyansk, & from Kramatorsk Ukraine. Donations welcomed HERE
Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons: We met with Rep. Pingree's office June 9, to ask her support for the Norton Bill, to sign the ICAN pledge  and to join the Press Conference in DC - help draw attention to the First Meeting of States Parties to the TPNW (Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons) taking place in Vienna from June 21-23. It was our honor that Dr. Timmon Wallis joined us. Guatemala has just ratified the treaty, making Central America  the first entire region to support the TPNW . #NuclearBan #TPNW1MSP (Screenshot)
These Times Through the Eyes of a Veteran for Peace via @FacebookWatch. Check out New Hampshire PA's Will Hopkins talk on Tuesday!
UKRAINE. June 25 is the next global day of action & call for Peace. Read John Raby's new rousing columns on Ukraine, "Hobbling toward oblivion", "Tsunamies in the Black Sea", "Mad, Sad, and Nuts"
ON IRAN. PAM entreats Biden to restore the JCPOA (the Iran Nuclear Deal) and continues to actively tweet our MOC to #ResealTheDeal.
End Gun Violence. So many gathered together in Lincoln Park on June 11 and across Maine. Press Conference raw video HERE. Check out the many photos on Face Book.
July 8-10 #NoWar2022 World Beyond War's Virtual Global Conference, Peace Action Maine will pay for a limited number of tickets. If you are interested, contact using "#NoWar2022" in the title.
Peace Action Maine is a proud state affiliate of Peace Action for many reasons. This is one of them: Meet candidate Kina Collins(IL-07) June 16.
Common Ground Country Fair 2022!  Mark it on your calendars, Sept. 23, 24, 25.
Heidi Peltier:(Sr. Researcher) New: What the Pentagon Doesn't Need
Lest we forget the COSTS OF WAR:
-8 TRILLION Dollars
-1.2 BILLION Metric Tons of GHGases,
 -37 MILLION Displaced,
 -801,000  Dead.
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