Category Archives: Veterans

Project Renew Update: PBS & Athens Georgia

U.S. Veteran leads clean-up of Vietnam War’s lethal remnants PBS News Hour Judy Woodruff,  @judywoodruff November 20, 2014 There are still ongoing lethal consequences of the Vietnam War that ended in 1975. Undetonated “bomblets,” dropped by the U.S. military during … Continue reading

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Depression: Pathways to Resilience & Recovery

Saturday, September 13, 2014 9am-3:15pm Cole Hall, UCSF Parnassus Campus 513 Parnassus Ave., SF Open to the public: FREE 415 476-7755 psych.ucsf.edu/events/depression2014 Message from the UCSF Depression Center Director Robin Williams’ recent death highlights the importance of recognizing that depression … Continue reading

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Legacy of Agent Orange in Vietnam & the US

San Francisco-Ho Chi Minh City Sister City Committee (SFHCMSSC) Agent Orange Update Wednesday, August 27, 5:30 pm, Free Light Refreshments RSVP: 415 447-6075, sfhcmcscc@aol.com City Hall, Mayor’s Conference Room #201 1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl, San Francisco Agent Orange — a defoliant … Continue reading

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Operation Light at the End of the Tunnel

Chuck Searcy A Presentation & Conversation Thursday, September 4 6pm Registration 6:30 pm Program/Wine Reception Marines Memorial Club, 609 Sutter Street, San Francisco Free Event: Must pre-register Vietnam War veteran Chuck Searcy has lived in Vietnam for the last nearly 20 years. … Continue reading

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August 2: 50 Years Later “Why The Gulf Of Tonkin Matters?”

Vietnam: Gulf of Tonkin Reports Part 1 & 2. The Real News Jessica Desvarieux TRNN Producer Baltimore, August 1, 2014 Pentagon Papers whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg and historian Gareth Porter discuss how the Gulf of Tonkin incident was used to further entangle … Continue reading

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Vietnam Vet Drone Resister Acquitted

Up State Drone Action Thursday, July 31, 2014 Syracuse, New York Commondreams.org Veterans for Peace/Upstate Drone Action Russell Brown, 716-570-5201 Upstate Drone Action Ed Kinane, 315-478-4571 After two hours of deliberation,Vietnam Veteran and Buffalonian Russell Brown,  was acquitted tonight by a six person … Continue reading

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Meet Director Dan Krauss: August 1, 2, & 3, 2014

The Kill Team Q&As San Francisco Opera Plaza Cinema Friday, August 1 after the 7:20pm show Sunday, August 3 after the 4:30pm show Berkeley Shattuck Cinemas Saturday, August 2 after the 7:35pm show Regular show times: August 1-7 San Francisco Opera Plaza Cinema 601 … Continue reading

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99 to 1: Occupy SF 3rd Convergence

Occupy SF Action Council Saturday, September 20 4-8pm Chelsea Manning Plaza AKA Justin Herman Plaza occupysf.org occupyactionsf.org A gathering — songs & performances, street theater, information & tactics — an affirmation of purpose.

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Peace or Perish Abolish War on Planet and Poor

Veterans For Peace 29th Annual Convention Jul 23 – Jul 27, 2014 University of NC at Asheville 1 University Heights, Asheville, NC 28804 Host: VFP Chapter 99 in Asheville, NC PROGRAMS WORKSHOPS SPEAKERS

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SF Veterans Town Hall Collaborative

Wednesday July 23, 2014 Philip Burton Federal Building 450 Golden Gate Ave, 2nd Floor, AZ Room 9-11am & again at 3-5pm Learn about some of the issues facing our Veterans and to hear about the resources, programs, and benefits available for our … Continue reading

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