Upcoming Events – Week of 12/5

Here are some upcoming events you may find interesting: MONDAY Defeat Trumpism, Build Solidarity 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Pioneer Valley Workers Center 20 Hampton Ave Northampton, MA 01060 USA Learn how to get involved in the campaign against wage theft! To propose a committee structure that can respond effectively to local and national threats…

#ValleyGives to AFSC!

Can you imagine Western Massachusetts without AFSC? For over 46 years, the American Friends Service Committee in Western Massachusetts has been working for social justice – be it draft resistance, anti-nuclear activism, youth non-violence training, immigration policy, and more. On this day of generous giving, will you contribute to AFSC so that we can continue…

AFSC’s 45th Birthday Party

We were excited to celebrate AFSC’s 45th birthday (originally founded by Frances Crowe) – and the many people who have continued the struggle for social justice in Western Massachusetts! FOOD | MUSIC | ALL ARE WELCOME! Check out the Daily Hampshire Gazette’s story about Frances, Arky, and the party! Our thanks to the following restaurants and…

“Doctors On The Dark Side”: Film and Discussion

A FILM ABOUT THE ROLE OF PSYCHOLOGISTS IN DETAINEE TORTURE A compelling documentary about a little-known aspect of America’s worst human rights scandal in decades. It raises profound questions of the capacity of professional bodies to govern their members.” -Georgetown Law Weekly A discussion followed the film with Andrea Cousins (PsyD), Carolyn Hicks (EdD), Bruce Miller (JD).…