BROOKLINE PAX RECOMMENDATIONS: JANUARY 10, 2023 TOWN MEETING
Now proudly starting our 7th decade, the PAX Board has, collectively, over 800 years of progressive activism.
We’re pleased to share our Board’s Warrant Article recommendations, as always, by a super-majority (minimum threshold of 60%) of those voting. We generally limit our recommendations to Articles expressive of (albeit broad) PAX values (e.g., supporting public education, public service and unions, climate change activism, social/racial justice, and peace).
With just two Articles on the Warrant for the January 10 Special Town Meeting, one an important climate article and the other a straightforward “good government” initiative, it was an easy call to endorse both. (See the PAX website for more about us.)
May, 2022 Newsletter
Brookline Town Election Tuesday, May 3, 2022 Because of redistricting following the 2020 Federal Census, precincts and polling places have changed for many Brookline voters. Find where you vote here. Brookline PAX Newsletter for May, 2022 is now online! It lists all May 3 2022 PAX-endorsed candidates by office and precinct.
2021 Annual PAX Newsletter
The 2021 Annual PAX Newsletter was published on April 23! The web version of the newsletter can be downloaded here. The newsletter contains explanations for PAX endorsements of Townwide candidates, the list of endorsed Town Meeting Members, a Chair’s column, Town Meeting update, and special columns from Brookline Rep. Tommy Vitolo and Jeff Wachter of…
May 4th, 2021 Town Election Endorsements
A PAX Endorsement requires support from 60% of the PAX Board. Those endorsed in the 2021 election are listed below as they will appear on the ballot. TOWN MODERATOR – 3 YEARS – Vote for ONE No Endorsement TOWN CLERK – 3 YEARS – Vote for ONE Benjamin Kaufman SELECT BOARD – 3 YEARS -…
Apply to vote by mail
Stay tuned for information on applying for a Vote-By-Mail-Application for the May 3rd Brookline Town Election.
Brookline PAX: An Early History
Except for last paragraph, taken from the papers of Ethel Machanic Alper (1908-1989), U. Mass., BostonEthel Machanic Alper, daughter of Russian Jewish immigrants, was born September 23, 1908, in Burlington, Vermont. An accomplished portrait artist, Ethel attended the school of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston on a scholarship. She married Benedict Solomon Alper…
SUPPORT PROGRESSIVE CANDIDATES
Every year, Brookline PAX endorses progressive candidates for elective office. Please help us in the critical 2023 election season, making a donation to the Brookline PAX Campaign Committee. Donations to the Brookline PAX Campaign Committee support the election of endorsed candidates with mailings, and, in many races, additional campaign materials. Your financial support is critical…
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