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I have been to Palestine with Veterans For Peace delegations and marched shoulder to shoulder with the Palestinians. We have seen where the violence comes from. Soon, I fear, Israel may increase its violence in Gaza. People of good conscience need to do everything they can to stop it or, like ... Warsaw
Veterans for Peace - Social at 6:30 pm 7 p.m. meeting, second Thursday, in the Riverbend Room of North County Recreation District at 36155 Ninth Street in Nehalem. For more Info, call Brian McMahon, 503-368-3201. Parkinson's Support Group - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., second Thursday, Tillamook ...

The protest will take place on the intersection of Springs Road, Page Road and Pine Hill Road because according to John Niles, who coordinated the protest for Veterans for Peace, it is against the law to protest on VA property. The group had signs and banners, and handed out flyers to those who ...
Join the efforts of the Santa Barbara Veterans for Peace in opposing the use of war as an instrument of foreign policy. An exceptional meeting toward this goal will be held April 2 at 5 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building (112 W. Cabrillo Blvd.). With the appointment of the most notorious hawks in ...

April 26-28, the downtown Spokane Library will host a memorial exhibition on the My Lai Massacre, brought here by Veterans for Peace, as part of our “Vietnam: Full Disclosure” program. The exhibit is not for everyone, but may be carefully viewed as a historical reminder that Earth's inhabitants have no ...
Heidi Christensen, former and last acting President Of the Seattle Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Veterans for Peace Seattle Chapter and the NW Museum of Legends and Lore spoke to Seattle City Council to request removal of the monument in Lakeview Cemetery. Since the events ...
... a member of a local veterans association. But he acknowledged that both sides suffered, describing American mothers who could sympathize with the loss that Vietnamese mothers also underwent. Chuck Searcy, a Hanoi-based leader of a local chapter of the Veterans For Peace group, co-organized the ...
By Dave Patterson, San Diego Veterans for Peace. How can we talk with our school children about the irrationality of violence when we happily take them to gun shows, military air shows and military museums where indiscriminate killing is portrayed as a fun activity for all? Since the last school shooting, ...
The shame of District 81 in general and Sacajawea Middle School in particular for discouraging and dissuading students from spending 17 minutes to remember and honor their slain sisters and brothers at Parkland and speak against automatic weapons and our politicians' refusal to do anything about ...
The contest's goal is to honor peace and social justice by spotlighting young people's perspectives. The group is also accepting applications for three peace scholarships for high school senior, or students already in college or trade school who plan careers in pursuit of a more equitable, peaceful and just ...
The fundraiser features a home-cooked gourmet spaghetti dinner. For those desiring it, there will be a vegetarian sauce option. The spaghetti dinner will be prepared by member chefs, and a wide array of desserts will be available. Other events at the fundraiser include a live auction and Veterans for Peace ...
Mt. Diablo Peace and Justice Center and Veterans for Peace present a half-day conference with internationally renowned speakers on US militarism and its consequences. They will give incisive 7-10 minute presentations on many aspects of one big problem. There will be a chance to network informally ...
After several months of building the coalition, the mobilization now includes Veterans for Peace, Service Employees International Union, the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) and National Nurses United. Healthcare advocacy groups including the Illinois Single Payer Coalition and ...
Larry Johnson: World Storytelling Day host and coordinator, Vietnam unarmed medic, past president of Veterans For Peace and author of “Sixty-One,” 61 stories calling for less war, more walking and no arguing on veteran care. Allan Bostelmann: Infantry veteran, licensed clinical social worker emeritus, ...
A handful of protesters held signs at the Garden Valley Boulevard entrance to the Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center Thursday to express their fear that politicians at the national level are moving to privatize veterans' health care. These local veterans, members of the Veterans for Peace, believe that ...

But it has refused to accommodate Veterans for Peace, and the anti-war group won't be allowed to walk in Sunday's parade. Its applications to participate have been denied since 2011, despite support from Democratic Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Police Commissioner William Evans and sympathetic ...
But it has refused to accommodate Veterans for Peace, and the anti-war group won't be allowed to walk in Sunday's parade. Its applications to participate have been denied since 2011, despite support from Democratic Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Police Commissioner William Evans and sympathetic ...
It is fitting that the San Diego Hugh C. Thompson Veterans for Peace is hosting the exhibit. Hugh C. Thompson is the courageous US Army helicopter pilot who landed his chopper and, along with fellow crewmen, intervened against fellow American troops to end the carnage at My Lai. Thompson reported ...
Indivisible Ramona members and guests learned the goals and ongoing efforts of San Diego Veterans for Peace during their Feb. 25 monthly meeting. Speakers included Jim Brown, former president of San Diego Veterans for Peace who was a U.S. Marine Corps artillery/infantry officer who served in ...
MacDevitt, a civilian member of the Chicago Veterans for Peace chapter, has created a touring exhibition commemorating the anniversary of My Lai to raise awareness about the human suffering that underlies any war. He is bringing the project to Santa Fe for a three-day exhibition that starts Friday at El ...
But it has refused to accommodate Veterans for Peace, and the anti-war group won't be allowed to walk in Sunday's parade. Its applications to participate have been denied since 2011, despite support from Democratic Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, Police Commissioner William Evans and sympathetic ...
Veterans for Peace East Bay Chapter 162 strongly supports direct talks between President Trump and the North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. It is time to end the state of war between the US and North Korea. The prospect of a US attack on North Korea leading to North Korean nuclear retaliation is ...
Members of Veterans for Peace picket near the Bedford VA Hospital to show support for the medical services provided by the VA and to protest the proposed privatization of those services. From left are Veterans Robert Morris, Paul Piraino, Dan Luker, David Snieckus, Pat Scanlon, Amy Taylor and ...
The rally was also supported by the Poor People's Campaign, Veterans for Peace, Democratic Socialists of America and the International Socialist Organization, as well as a number of University of Wisconsin students. Sarah Christofferson, a mental health clinic worker and vice president of AFSCME Local ...
... DisabledVeterans.org, Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the U.S., Military-Veterans Advocacy, Jewish War Veterans of the USA, The Retired Enlisted Association, United States Army Warrant Officers Association, Veterans for Common Sense, Veterans for Peace, VetsFirst and Wounded Paw ...
The executive director of Veterans for Peace, Michael McPhearson, spoke at the hearing as well. "The cost of war to people should compel us to rethink U.S. foreign policy and specifically these current wars," he said, citing the suicide risk veterans face, the pain of "Gold Star families," the pain felt by Iraqis ...
“Things like war can really impact a family especially if a parent is traumatized by their experience.” Johnson said, many times, World Storytelling Day in the U.S. revolves around a war-related theme. Johnson, former president of Veterans for Peace and unarmed Vietnam War medic, said global peace is a ...
7 a.m. 1700 Jefferson Davis Hwy. AFCEA Washington DC Chapter: 8th Annual Cybersecurity Technology Summit with Rep. Mike McCaul and Marianne Bailey, Deputy National Manager, National Security Agency. afceachapters.org. 8 a.m. 7525 Colshire Dr. Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) ...
The Korean War Navy veteran is a charter member of the local chapter of Veterans for Peace. He feels two strong bonds to the apartment project. He was born at St. Anthony Hospital and his Catholic mother had a strong devotion to its namesake saint. In fact, he was named for St. Anthony. Tony's original ...
Veterans For Peace has condemned Trump's decisions to vastly hike military spending and to provide military equipment, including grenade launchers and tanks, to local police forces. And it has praised Colin Kaepernick's apparentcareer-ending decision to not stand for the national anthem—which Trump ...
The program is being sponsored by Fire Mountain Chapter Fellowship of Reconciliation and Veterans for Peace Rachel Corrie Chapter 109, as well as the Citizens for Climate Lobby. The next Lewis County Community Conversations film presentations will take place from 7-9 p.m. on Thursday, Feb.
... Social Equity Educators, Students United for Palestinian Equal Rights at UW, United Students Against Sweatshops at UW, Veterans For Peace #92 and others. Ultimately, the fascists retreated into the barricaded corner that the police had provided for their protection. Chants such as “No Trump! No KKK!
... interests and rights of its citizens, not making them fund, through their hard-earned cash, more corporate welfare for General Dynamics? Russell Wray of Hancock volunteers with Citizens Opposing Active Sonar Threats (COAST), and is an associate member of Veterans For Peace, and one of the Aegis 9.
“The obvious take away for us is the enormous power that General Dynamics has over the City of Bath and the State of Maine,” said Bruce Gagnon, one of the Aegis 9 and member of Veterans for Peace. The group is also protesting a proposed $60 million in tax credits being offered General Dynamics by ...
Cape Cod Veterans for Peace has issued a call for entries to the 23rd annual Voices of Peace Poetry Contest. The contest is open to all Cape and Islands poets. Winners will be chosen from 14 categories, grades K–12 and adults. Contestants may submit only one poem, on one side of an 8½x11-inch ...
They included: Council on American-Islamic Relations, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service, Veterans For Peace, Friends Committee on National Legislation, Franciscan Action Network, National Council of Jewish Women and Church World Service. The Jan. 27 rally was in protest of the original ban ...
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- A group in Douglas County wants to make it easier for veterans to talk about post-traumatic stress disorder. Veterans for Peace presented author Tim Keenan to talk about his experience with PTSD. Keenan spoke with fans this weekend about his book, "The Good Hike." He says hiking is something that ...
The Henderson County Democratic Party will host a presentation on the group Veterans for Peace from speaker Bob Houde from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3 at Democratic Party headquarters, 905 Greenville Highway, Hendersonville. Houde is a veteran of both the Army and the Navy. There will be an ...
David is active in social issues relating to peace, race and religious relations, homelessness and equal justice. David is a member of Veterans for Peace, Saint Pete for Peace, CodePink, and International Solidarity Movement. This article was first published by The Greanville Post, revised January 17, 2018.
... crimes,” many activists held signs reading “Free Ahed” and “Stop the Show Trial.” An array of groups sponsored the event, including Code Pink, Jewish Voice for Peace, American Muslims for Palestine, American Friends Service Committee, U.S. Campaign for Palestinian Rights and Veterans for Peace.
... conference, including the U.S. Peace Council, Black Alliance for Peace, the United National Antiwar Coalition, Code Pink, the International Action Center, World Beyond War, Alliance for Global Justice, Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Popular Resistance and Veterans For Peace.
Veterans for Peace sponsored Marine Force Recon veteran Michael Hanes, our translator Rachel Clark, and myself on a goodwill trip to Japan. I'm a two-tour veteran of the U.S. war and occupation of Afghanistan with the Seventy-Fifth Ranger Regiment. For the second year in a row, I traveled there to ...
His dad also drove a bus to El Salvador on behalf of Veterans for Peace in 1992, Dave Ojala recalled. Along with Brisbois, Ojala was one of the earliest supporters of Paul Wellstone's longshot campaign for the U.S. Senate in 1990. “I remember meeting Paul Wellstone in his living room,” said Ashley Ojala, ...
Veterans for Peace sponsored Marine Force Recon veteran Michael Hanes, our translator Rachel Clark, and myself on a goodwill trip to Japan. I'm a two-tour veteran of the US war and occupation of Afghanistan with the Seventy-Fifth Ranger Regiment. For the second year in a row, I traveled there to ...
... Peace Action; Peaceworkers; PICO Network; Positive Women's Network - USA; Power Shift Network; Presente; Progressive Change Campaign Committee; Progressive Congress Action Fund; Rachel Carson Council; Revolution Messaging; SisterSong; Tri-Valley CAREs; Ultraviolet; Veterans for Peace; ...
My father, John Alexander Eperjesi, entered the Korean War in the summer of 1952 as a member of US Marine Corps. On September 5, at the age of nineteen, he was hit by a missile and received wounds to his thigh, buttocks, Achilles tendon, scalp, and face. He lost one of his testicles, but gained a Purple ...
1 delivery man for San Diego Veterans for Peace's Compassion Campaign. The program was started seven years ago by member Jan Ruhman, who was troubled by the large number of unsheltered veterans he saw shivering in the cold downtown. Since 2011, the campaign has distributed more than ...
Veterans For Peace (VFP): Composed of veterans from World War II to the present, VFP takes strong stands, including peaceful demonstrations and marches, for peace and against a militarized, aggressive foreign policy and wars of choice. Donate here: (1404 North Broadway, St. Louis MO 63102 or ...


 

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