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VFP Linus Pauling Chapter president responds to attacks on Palestine by Israeli Government

by Rick Staggenborg. Published as a letter to the editor in the three mid-Valley newspapers May 28, 2021. “Palestinians in Gaza are dying by the hundreds under relentless Israeli missile attacks. Several Israeli citizens have also been killed by Hamas … Continue reading

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Corvallis Palestine Solidarity

Members of VFP Linus Pauling Chapter 132, Mid-Valley joined many community members and Oregon State University students for two demonstrations, on May 14 and 20, in support of Palestinian resistance against the brutal attacks by Israeli forces in Gaza and … 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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Recent Corvallis Gaza support demonstrations (photos)

VFP Corvallis has joined other local groups at several recent Gaza solidarity actions over the past weeks. The response from passing motorists has been overwhelmingly positive. Here are some photos of recent demonstrations (photo credit: Courtney Childs).  

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Corvallis joins national day of action for Gaza

VFP and Corvallis/Albany Friends of Middle East Peace lead local demo. Please join us on Thursday, July 24 to demonstrate our solidarity with the innocent victims in Gaza. We will be part of a national day of action, including calls to … Continue reading

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VFP protests the indiscriminate murder of innocent Gazans

Demonstrating outrage in Corvallis. July 17, 2014 (Corvallis) — Several members of the Linus Pauling Chapter of Veterans For Peace participated in a rush-hour demonstration against recent Israeli attacks killing over 100 in Gaza, including women and children. All told, … Continue reading

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Taking a Stand ~ Not in My Name!

Originally posted on 4justpeace:
Soldier at Palestinian Nonviolent DemonstrationPhoto Credit: Dawn We Refuse to Serve in the Occupation Army! It is not easy to take an unpopular stand for what we know is right! And I am proud of the…

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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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