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Veterans For Peace Celebrate Peace & Reconciliationter

VFP 30th Anniversary National Convention August 5-9, 2015 San Diego, California vfpnationalconvention.org Keynote Banquet Speaker:  Seymour Hersh and Speakers: Sylvia Aurora, Dr. Kathleen Barry, Phyllis Bennis, Majorie Cohn, Ben Griffin, Dr. Thao Ha, Willie Hager, Le Ly Hayslip, Ray McGovern, Dr. Akiko Mikamo, Miko Peled Special Events

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Renew Vietnam Screening

Preview Screening & Q&A Friday, July 17, 6-9pm Grease Diner 6604 San Pablo Ave, Oakland $5/donation Renew Vietnam Indiegogo Campaign Benjamin Welmond’s latest film project tells the story of Project Renew, an organization in Vietnam’s Quang Tri province dedicated to removing unexploded … Continue reading

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June 20: Golden Rule Sails For Peace Again

Golden Rule Splashdown: June 20, 2015 2pm: Christening, presentations 4pm: Launch Zerlang and Zerlang Marine Services 1493 Fay Avenue, Samoa, California 5-8pm: Viewing, speakers, food & refreshments Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center 921 Waterfront Dr., Eureka, California Information: Golden Rule Project Contacts:  VFPgoldenruleproject@gmail.com, 707.443-5180 The Golden … Continue reading

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2015 St Patrick

Photos: Judith Sandoval

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The Nation: Lethal Legacy Of The Vietnam War

Fifty years after the first US troops came ashore at Da Nang, the Vietnamese are still coping with unexploded bombs and Agent Orange. George Black February 25, 2015  This article appeared in the March 16, 2015 edition of The Nation. ..”Ever … Continue reading

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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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Afghanistan: Emergency Hospitals & America’s The Longest War

Hospitals Treat Needy Regardless Of…. Sherri Maurin November 25, 2014 In late November, President Obama reversed his long held commitment to the American and Afghan peoples, so troubled by war, to end combat missions.  The loss of lives on the Afghan side is … 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

Eight Trees, Family Of Five Meta Peace Team Burin, Nablus, West Bank October 27, 2014 On Monday October 27, 2014, the MPT team participated in the olive harvest with a family living in Burin, a village in the Nablus region. The village … Continue reading

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Orwa Hammad Funeral

Tear Gas & Rubber Bullets Fired After Burial Meta Peace Team Silwad, Palestine October 26, 2014 On Sunday, the MPT team attended the funeral for Orwa Hammad, the fourteen year old US citizen who was fatally shot by the Israeli … Continue reading

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