Peace Action Maine's Mission:
We are a voice of education and a center for people committed to disarmament and creative responses to conflict.

Peace Action Maine's Mission:
We are a voice of education and a center for people committed to disarmament and creative responses to conflict.

Women Cross DMZ

Medea BenjaminPeace Action Maine invites you to a talk

Medea Benjamin

6:30 pm Saturday October 27, 2018

Talbot Lecture Hall-Luther Bonney Hall, USM, 85 Bedford St.

Portland, ME  Registration is now open, the Annual Business Meeting includes a bag supper.

Please help us plan our space and catering needs by registering now!

Medea Benjamin is the co-founder of the women-led peace group CODEPINK and the human rights group Global Exchange. She has been an advocate for social justice for more than 40 years. Described as “one of the high profile leaders of the peace movement,” she is author of 10 books, including Inside Iran: The Real History and Politics of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Medea will be available after the lecture to sign your copy

Join us for our Annual Meeting Sat., Oct 27

Talbot Lecture Hall, 85 Bedford St., Portland, ME

5:30 pm: The evening will begin with our Annual Business Meeting (open to the public), when the 2018 Board of Directors will be elected. It will include our Peace Worker Award & recognitions as well as a discussion about future activities for PAM.

6:30 pm: Talk by Medea Benjamin followed by a Q & A and book signing

Upcoming Events

Peace in Korea

Hyun Lee, panelist “Current State of Affairs”, June 11, 2018, Korea Peace Network Advocacy Days, Washington, DC
Sunday Oct. 14 at 2:00 PMCurtis Memorial Library in Brunswick.Free and Open to the public. A talk by Hyun Lee Hyun Lee is a New York City-based writer and activist. She is a member of the Solidarity Committee for Democracy and Peace in Korea. She is also a Korea Policy Institute fellow and a member of Nodutdol for Korean…

Past Events

Film Series: Imagine A World Without Nuclear Weapons

Imagine A World Without Nuclear Weapons
Friday, July 13, 2018 6:00 PM Friday, July 27, 2018 8:00 PM Curtis Memorial Library 23 Pleasant Street Brunswick, ME, 04011 United States (map) Google Calendar ICS "#PeaceFair Prelude" Film series on July's final Fridays.July 13 6:30 Curtis Memorial Library Brunswick "Dr. Strangelove"July 20 6:30 Curtis Memorial Library…

Sister Megan Rice, guest speaker

SisterMeganRice
Sunday, July 29, 2018 6:00 PM 7:00 PM The Woodfords Club 179 Woodford Street Portland, ME, 04103 United States The new documentary “The Nuns, The Priests, and The Bombs” by Helen Young will be viewed in portions, followed by guest Sister Megan Rice- one of the anti-nuclear weapons activists who appears in the documentary.…

4th Annual Peace Fair

4th Annual Peace Fair
Saturday, August 4, 2018 10:00 AM 3:00 PM Brunswick Green 208 1/2 Maine Street Brunswick, ME, 04011 United States Peace Action Maine invites you to join PeaceWorks event on August 4 Source:: http://www.peaceworksbrunswickme.org/peacefair.html

Water Justice: Drink Locally, Think Globally a talk by Luke Sekera

Luke Sekera speaks at a local TEDx
Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMCommon Ground Country Fair294 Crosby Brook Road Unity, ME, 04988 Come meet Luke Sekera, water justice activist and hear his story, learn about his struggles against Poland Spring Nestle in his community, within our state of Maine. Water Justice's Luke Sekera first gave…

Peace in Korea

Hyun Lee, panelist “Current State of Affairs”, June 11, 2018, Korea Peace Network Advocacy Days, Washington, DC
Sunday Oct. 14 at 2:00 PMCurtis Memorial Library in Brunswick.Free and Open to the public. A talk by Hyun Lee Hyun Lee is a New York City-based writer and activist. She is a member of the Solidarity Committee for Democracy and Peace in Korea. She is also a Korea Policy Institute fellow and a member of Nodutdol for Korean…