Category Archives: Peace Activism

JROTC Shooting Programs are Dangerous to the Health 
and Safety of American School Children

Does your local high school have a JROTC program? Does the program use a shooting range? This 25-page report documents the danger of lead contamination associated with the military’s JROTC marksmanship program in high schools across the country. The research … Continue reading

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David Swanson: Top 100 Reasons Not to Bomb Iran

By David Swanson 1 There are over 80 million men, women, and children in Iran. Bombing them would be mass-murder. 2 If the U.S. government and its allies bomb Libya and Iran when their governments choose not to have … Continue reading

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VFP joins Corvallis activists to say #Enough

The college Republicans at Oregon State University love their firearms…or maybe they just needed the money. They concluded their second amendment week with their annual drawing for a rifle and other firearm paraphernalia. The Corvallis community was not happy. Many … Continue reading

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Help stop the humanitarian crisis (and war crimes) in Yemen

Please visit this link to sign a petition to Congress, supporting an existing resolution that will stop US aid to the Saudi war crimes against the Yemeni people: Urge your rep and senators to co-sponsor and support the bipartisan … Continue reading

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Letter to Oregon Congressional Delegates: End War on Yemen

Jan. 26, 2018. From the Peace and Justice Works ( Iraq Affinity Group: To Oregon’s Congressional delegation: Representatives Earl Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader and Greg Walden and Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden: We are writing to … Continue reading

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Ambassador Tom Graham Jr. Speaks on Nuclear Weapons

Lecture on Eliminating Nuclear Weapons at Oregon State University. “The Future of Nuclear Weapons: Can They Be Eliminated?” Jan. 29, 3pm, OSU Memorial Union, Journey Room 104 Lecture by Ambassador Tom Graham Jr. At a time when North Korea and … Continue reading

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Whither the Anti-war Movement?

The duopoly succumbed to the war machine, while organized resistance got pushed to the fringe. By DANIEL MARTIN • December 15, 2017 “Imagine there’s no heaven…and no religion too.” A more useful line when it comes to our current … Continue reading

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