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San Francisco, Chapter 69

Howard Zinn Lifetime Achievement Award Reception

A Pre-Convention Reception evening honors Veterans For Peace 2016 Howard Zinn Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Visiting VFP UK members host a discussion” Undermining Militarism in the UK.” Pat Scanlon sings his new song “Extremist” Wednesday, August 10, 7-9pm, Room 212 Veterans Building, 401 … Continue reading

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31st Veterans For Peace National Convention

PEACE AT HOME, PEACE ABROAD A Just and Sustainable Future for the World’s Children August 11-15, 2016, Thursday-Monday Clark Kerr Campus, UC Berkeley, California Veterans For Peace  National Convention http://www.vfpnationalconvention.org/ Berkeley, California is the place to be in August when the 2016 VFP National … Continue reading

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Kickoff Party: The Boys Who Said No

Support this documentary film in-progress on the young men imprisoned for resisting the draft during the Vietnam War, Sat, April 2, 7pm Continue reading

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Comfort Woman Grandma Yong Soo Lee

Sunday, March 20, 2016 7pm, Room 206 Veterans Building, 401 Van Ness Ave., San Franicsco, CA 94102   Visiting from Seoul, Korea, Grandma Yong Soo Lee is speaking about her life during World War II and  about the Comfort Woman who … Continue reading

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Add Your Voice: Historic SF BA Veterans Study

It takes about 30 minutes to complete, and for a veteran’s trouble the study is providing a $15 gift card. The University of Southern California has asked all the veterans’ organizations to join in and spread the word to their membership and … Continue reading

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2016 Việt Nam Tour Update

Hometown Hero: John Koehler Channel 5 News Green Bay Wisconsin February 3, 2016 Terry Kovarik reports Green Bay, Wisconsin’s John Koehler is heading to Vietnam for three weeks in March on a humanitarian mission to learn more about Agent Orange … Continue reading

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Pirate Mike: VFP SF Chapter 69

November 2, 2015 Ammarill News: Veteran Bicyclist Killed In Accident by Aaron Davis aaron.davis@amarillo.com A cross-country bicyclist died Friday when he was struck by a vehicle Thursday evening along west of Groom, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers said. About 6:30 … Continue reading

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VFP 2016 Annual Spring Tour To Việt Nam

Mar 14 – Mar 30, 2016 Sign Up For The Tour Each year since 2012, members of Việt Nam’s Hoa Binh (Peace) Chapter 160 of Veterans For Peace invite up to 20 veterans, non-veterans, spouses & peace activists to come … Continue reading

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Save The Veterans Building For Veterans

“Patriotic Organization” Petition by the Posts of the American Legion Monday, November 2, 9am San Francisco Superior Court, Room 204 McAllister @ Polk Street Support Us Attend the hearing and show your support for the Veterans community. We’ve worked years to … Continue reading

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Meet The Golden Rule

Wednesday, October 7, 7 pm GOLDEN RULE: Public Meeting/Reception Veterans Building, Room 206 San Francisco Civic Center 401 Van Ness Avenue at McAllister The Golden Rule peace boat and her crew coordinate with Veterans For Peace, Iraq Veterans Against the War, … Continue reading

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