Category Archives: Veterans

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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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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Fleet Week: VFP & IVAW On The Waterfront

VFP & IVAW Fleet Week table Saturday, October 10, 10 am to 6 pm Jefferson & Powell Sts, San Francisco Contacts: Nadya Williams, 415 845-9492 Jim Dorenkott, 415 505-4791 Our third year—information tables, banners, signs and literature to hand out, boots on display and maybe a tent,  & more… … Continue reading

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2015 St Patrick

Photos: Judith Sandoval

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A March & A Meeting

Denny Riley December 14, 2014 The sun came out in San Francisco yesterday as we marched in step with thousands of people across America, shouting “Black lives matter!” “Hands up don’t shoot!” “I can’t breath!” and carrying signs and banners … Continue reading

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Al-Aqsa Mosque Demonstration

Al-Aqsa Mosque Meta Peace Team October 31, 2014 The troubles that surrounded the closing of the Al Aqsa Mosque (which President Abbas called it a declaration of war and which complicate relations with Jordan because the Mosque and East Jerusalem are … Continue reading

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Olive Harvest In Burin

Picking Olives Meta Peace Team Burin, Nablus, West Bank October 28, 2014 Today we picked olives in Burin, a short “service” ride south of Nablus. We have picked in the area quite a lot because illegal settlements (Bracha and Yitzar) … Continue reading

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West Bank: International Peace Team Member Shot

Member Survives Shooting Meta Peace Team Palestine Scott Abrams November 11, 2014 One of MPT’s International team members, who is here (Palestine) working the olive harvest, was shot in the chest with a .22 long rifle round. This is not standard … Continue reading

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