Category Archives: Veterans For Peace News

VFP Press Release on Gaza Freedom Flotilla Seizure

@GazaFFlotilla #GazaFreedomFlotilla Press Release from Veterans For Peace      1404 North Broadway St. Louis, MO 63102  (314) 725-6005 http://www.veteransforpeace.org  @VFPNational FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 2, 2015 For more information: Ray McGovern, Participant, 2011 Freedom Flotilla, 703-994-1459 Michael T. McPhearson, VFP Executive … Continue reading

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VFP UK Launches Powerful Media Campaign

Amazing stuff. Thank you, @VFPUK. Must see videos for Truth in Recruiting activists and VFP members and allies. The best presentation of the Veterans For Peace mission statement ever: And… Truth in Military Recruiting…if military recruiters target small children, counter-recruiters should complete … Continue reading

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Final Production for “Paying the Price for Peace: The Story of S. Brian Willson”

 Trailer (click below) Support the Film (via the Indiegogo page) It has taken three-years and we are in our final production stages for the documentary film, “Paying the Price for Peace“. We need your support to finish the film and spread the word … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Tour: Derry

Powerful new documentary short from our Veterans For Peace chapter in the UK. Here’s the post on their website: http://veteransforpeace.org.uk/2014/a-different-kind-of-tour-derry/ Please watch this ~20 minute documentary–the first of a three part series on VFP-UK’s peace and reconciliation tour of Northern Ireland. … Continue reading

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Peace and Reconciliation in Northern Ireland

Veterans For Peace United Kingdom on … “A Different Kind of Tour: Finding Understanding Through Dialogue” This is a must read, trust us. Our Veterans For Peace UK brothers are now reporting back, with a documentary film yet to come, … Continue reading

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VFP Statement Against Israeli Assault on Gaza, 2014

Veterans For Peace National Convention; Asheville, North Carolina July 26, 2014 As veterans who have witnessed the horror of war, we are deeply outraged by the State of Israel’s slaughter of many innocent civilians in Gaza. The military assault against children, women … Continue reading

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2014 VFP National Convention

Chapter 132 member Leah Bolger displays Drones Quilt Project and presents on World Beyond War. The 2014 Veterans For Peace National Convention in Asheville, North Carolina is just wrapping up (July 27th) and we just received a photo slide show of some … Continue reading

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Army Makes Case Against Enlisting

[ed. note:  We had read various reports about this paper from the Army War College, but none included the detail of analysis that David offers here. We were especially interested in this piece because some of us prepared papers for … Continue reading

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VFP in Palestine

Palestinian News Network covers VFP delegation to West Bank http://english.pnn.ps/index.php/nonviolence/6211-u-s-military-veterans-resist-u-s-support-of-israeli-policies Text of November 21, 2013 article here: A delegation of U.S. military veterans will protest U.S. funding of the Israeli military at the American Embassy in Tel Aviv at 9 am, … Continue reading

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Bradley Manning support rally in London, UK

Portland’s own, David Rovics, energizes the London Manning supporters Here’s a good report on the Bradley Manning support action in front of the American Embassy in London on June 1.  This was one of hundreds of actions worldwide as Manning … Continue reading

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