Peace Action Maine is a member based and driven state-wide organization. It is the state affiliate of Peace Action, the largest peace and justice organization in the United States.
Since 1982, Peace Action Maine has been a voice in Maine to abolish nuclear weapons, to promote US and global disarmament, and to end war.
Peace Action Maine Vision Statement:
Peace Action Maine is a voice for education and a center for all people committed to disarmament and creative responses to conflict.
Peace Action Maine Mission Statement:
Through our campaigns we:
-Educate about our increasing defense budget and decreasing expenditures for human needs and the connection between corporate globalization and militarism.
-Influence and affect state and federal laws and policy through lobbying, advocacy and direct action.
-Encourage nonviolent resolution to conflict.
2019 Peace Action Maine Board of Directors
Louise Lora Somlyo