Upper Hudson Peace Action works to end wars and prevent new wars through education and public witness.
We seek to abolish nuclear weapons. We support human rights, economic justice and international cooperation.
Located in New York’s Capital District, we sponsor speakers, organize demonstrations, pass out leaflets, circulate petitions and address elected officials.
We have nine affiliated Branches:
- Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace
- Chatham Neighbors for Peace
- Guilderland Neighbors for Peace
- Pine Hills Neighbors for Peace
- Saratoga Peace Alliance
- Schenectady Neighbors for Peace
- Southern Rensselaer Neighbors for Peace
- Palestinian Rights Committee
- UAlbany Peace Action
We are part of national Peace Action, the largest membership peace group in the United States.
We are also one of 18 chapters of Peace Action New York State.
We work in cooperation with other peace and justice groups in our area.
Peace Action Awards Dinner
Wednesday, October 1, 5:30pm
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
10 North Main Avenue, Albany NY (Between Madison & Western)
Speaker: Betty Medsger
author of a 2014 book, The Burglary: J. Edgar Hoover’s Secret FBI. It tells the story of non-violent activists who broke into an FBI office in 1971 and discovered Hoover’s counterintelligence program (COINTELPRO).
Mabel Leon, Bertha Kriegler, Dan Wilcox
This is a potluck dinner. Please bring a dish to share.
Suggested donation: $25
(More if you can afford it, less if you can’t.)
Please RSVP 518-595-9324, email@example.com