The group "Veterans for Peace" has been told they aren't welcome at the parade in its first year under new leadership. 婦の服やメイド服を着たり歴史上の人物のコスチュームを着たりアニメキャラク … December 2010 White House Peace Bonus action when 135 or more participants were arrested. There were at least 1,000 active duty & vets leading that Easter Parade for Peace, many of whom wore VFP hats19:50:58 From Vince Dijanich : Thank you to all the presenters, i learned a few things. This was definitely a memorable event, but so to the VFP Delegation December 15th to Jeju Island and Okinawa where we join local Peace Activists protesting the construction of Military Bases on their Island. ), Dan Ellsberg and Chris Hedges and others speaking; and the Jeju-Okinawa initiatives in support of local people against military bases were major markers for me.19:57:13 From Becky Luening : Yeah…what is this about, under the surface?19:57:39 From Ann Wright : VFP trips to Viet Nam are very important to me.19:58:18 From Ron Garner : Great meeting, Sorry I have to leave.19:58:20 From djshea@hotmail.com : Ann, good suggestion, but I can’t say there is any one special event or action that is better than another. It is with this important concept in mind – chapters coordinating, sharing and working together – that Ann, Doug, Ken and Paul will offer their insights. Are we opposing past wars?20:01:40 From Barry : Agree John. This was before VFP began but it moved me to be apart of the Sanctuary Movement for Central America Refugees, I became a part of a number of Labor & Peace Movements. every Thursday at 6 pm. There are almost no younger VFP here.19:47:32 From leona Stucky : What about the receent report from Fort Hood? Waging Peace and Justice since 1985, Veterans For Peace is dedicated to building a more peaceful world through local and national efforts. Veterans For Peace - NYC Chapter 034, New York, New York. Saturday December 19, 11am-12:30pm every Saturday – Vigil for Yemen at Tompkins Sq. Henry LowendorfGreater New Haven Peace Councilsubmitted Jim Brasile Veterans For Peace Connecticut 4218:58:54 From Jim Brasile Veterans For Peace Connecticut 42 : link for registration to be forwarded in near future. They blocked the border crossing for several days if I remember the story correctly, but finally the USG relented and off they went to the Mexico port for the transfer of the buses to ships to go to Cuba.19:56:10 From leona Stucky : Have we ever worked with veterans who become police officers? )20:21:09 From Don Kimball : Peace and Planet rules!20:21:15 From John Spitzberg : We are working on keeping the VA from privatization.20:21:18 From djshea@hotmail.com : Thanks All20:21:36 From zool Zulkowitz : Can we all get up and dance now? Contact Veterans For Peace - NYC Chapter 034 on Messenger. Thanks and thanks everyone.20:24:42 From Kenneth Mayers : Sing, laugh, and cry!20:24:47 From Hal M : I’m having lunch with Barry Melton next week. This organization has been in … See and distribute attached flier. Veterans Challenge Islamophobia is a broad based call to all veterans to defend the values of religious freedom, equality and individual rights. Page … Barry20:02:51 From Michael McPhearson : Thanks Ken!20:03:00 From Michael McPhearson : Bye Anne!! Have another meeting. Thanks to Tarek for helping us with a banner! The campaign is initiated and coordinated by Veterans For Peace, however, all veterans … As veterans we know that a day that celebrates peace, not war, is the best way to honor the … i must go since I have another VFP meeting of which I am the zoom host. It touched a lot of people.19:40:49 From Herbert Hoffman : Initiating an essay contest for high school juniors and seniors in NM on the Costs of19:40:52 From zool Zulkowitz : The first Sunnyside St. Pat’s for All parade after shock & awe.19:40:59 From Becky Luening : That 2005 convention in Dallas is one of my most absolute favorites19:41:04 From Barry : Being arrested in front of the White House during a beautiful snow fall after chaining ourselves to the fence surrounding the White House. Veterans For Peace has taken the lead in lifting up the original intention of November 11th – as a day for peace. Andrew Cuomo’s June 5 executive order that … Get Directions. The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is 2962047. Many of us prefer a less centralised direction, the chapters and individual members “being trusted” as it says in the Statement of Purpose, to act in the best interests of the organization and world peace. Alice’s Nightmare in Drone Land Main Gate of Hancock Air Field 6001 E. Molloy Rd, Mattydale, NY 13211 11 am on Thursday, October 29 , 2020 Pace University salutes veterans for their bravery and service—on Veterans Day and every day. Can someone let me know how I can access the recording of the discussion. !20:11:58 From djshea@hotmail.com : David, I agree let’s expend the time20:12:05 From Tom Gogan : Good point, Zool.20:13:02 From John Grant : Personally, I’ve always traveled to places as a journalist who happens to be a vet for peace. my 2 arrests.20:06:48 From John Grant : Good questions, Tara.20:06:55 From marti guydowning : How did you historically reach out to minority veteran to join?20:06:56 From John Grant : That’s Tarak.20:07:29 From John Grant : Amen on that, Doug.20:07:51 From zool Zulkowitz : I find that the best way to build grassroots, bottom up solidarity movements is to work with autonomous chapters that can then be coordinated laterally by a cooperative organization of autonomous chapters.20:07:53 From Tom Gogan : Some of us would LOVE it if VFP took up Move the Money nationally — especially if that means working in broad local coalitions to push that idea, especially now that covid has revealed the extent of inequality/ damage to so many of our urban and rural communities while the military continues its massive spending on wars and military build-up.20:08:30 From djshea@hotmail.com : There are all kinds of American Wars, you know them by their names, like American Revolutionary War, the Civil War, WWI, WWII, Korean War, Viet Nam War, Central America Wars, Iran War, Gulf War, Afghanistan War, Iraq War, Libyan War, Syrian War, so many which are armed conflicts between Nations, Terrorists, most are wars of aggression, few are ever self-defense. Where I met Ann W, Garett, George McAnanama, Ward Reilly, and many others19:38:45 From tarak kauff to Ellen Davidson(Direct Message) : Question: From what I’ve heard VFP members back in the day put themselves on the line quite often. DVS is ready to help veterans get the benefits they have earned. 2 3. This Veterans Day, I will presume to speak for my brothers and sisters in Veterans for Peace Chapter 54, the crew that gave Santa Barbara the Arlington West display on the beach for … These are the very same values embedded in our Constitution that many of us believed we were defending when serving in the military. FOR A LIST OF UPCOMING EVENTS CLICK ON THE "UPCOMING EVENTS" BUTTON, CLICK ON THE "GILLIBRAND LETTER" AND "SCHUMER LETTER" BUTTONS TO SEE THE LETTERS FROM  CHAPTER 23, VETERANS FOR PEACE, TO SENATORS GILLIBRAND AND SCHUMER DEMANDING A REALLOCATION OF PORTIONS OF THE MILITARY BUDGET TO ADDRESS SOCIAL NEEDS, CLICK ON THE " '1033 PROGRAM' " STATUTE" BUTTON FOR THE TEXT OF THE FEDERAL STATUTE AUTHORIZING THE TRANSFER OF MILITARY EQUIPMENT TO LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS, CLICK ON THE " '1033 PROGRAM' SUMMARY" BUTTON FOR  A 2014 SUMMARY OF THE PROGRAM BY THE CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE, CLICK ON THE " '1033 PROGRAM' ARTICLE" BUTTON FOR A JULY 8, 2020, ARTICLE BY WILLIAM HARTUNG WHICH INCLUDES AN EXCELLENT DISCUSSION OF THE PROGRAM. War Resisters League New York, NY. The “Bring Them Home Now” project with MFSO and others early during the 2003 and on part of the decades long Iraq war. We need to be less in the streets and more a voice of national influence in the culture.20:00:09 From Nick Mottern : I’m sorry I have to leave the meeting to go on a zoom call addressing get-out-the-vote in Georgia. NYCFreeAssange.org for exact time and location information. Previous to working at Veterans For Peace she was a community organizer at a variety of different projects in St. Louis. Veterans for Peace is an organization founded in 1985. Can’t think of a better place to meet vets.20:19:22 From Mike Tork : thank you….nicely done.20:19:28 From Leah Brown (she/her) : Thank you for inviting us all to this important meeting. There are other issues like agism coming up where seniors with tons of experience do not seem to be trusted or valued. 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Of Black Veterans.20:17:42 From George Mc : battery running very low will be signing off soon most probably.20:17:46 From Douglas H. Ryder : Thank you, All, for continuting to walk the talk.Peace forward Ryder20:18:15 From John Grant : Thanks. Veterans for Peace Incorporated is a tax exempt organization located in New York, New York. https://www.stopthesewars.org/2010/12/18/131-arrested-at-veteran-led-civil-resistance-against-wars-dec-16/19:42:29 From tarak kauff : Hard to pick a favourite action. VFP NYC Chapter website. Veterans For Peace, St. Louis. An artificial separation seems to be made between the ages.20:05:47 From Steve Saelzler, Detroit, chap. Causes: Arms Control & Peace, International, Military & Veterans Organizations, Veterans. Veterans on the DMZ patrolled with live ammunition and were constantly under the threat of assault from North Korean infiltrators. BLM Asheville, RejectRaytheonAVL right now..19:44:07 From Frank Toner : The Woodside All-Inclusive St. Patrick’;s day parade and the lower Manhattan annual Memorial Day parade are always great events.19:44:14 From EllenB she/they stolen Piscataway land : The Iraq Water Project first delegation in 2000 to the Labanni water plant in southern Iraq. Chapter 34 marches every year in the annual NYC Parade on Fifth Avenue. 18:29:51 From Anthony Donovan to Everyone : Go to for TPNW info: www.nuclearban.us, For info on most all actions anti nuclear: www.nuclearresister.org, For the Kings Bay CW 7: www.kingsbayplowshares7.org, for the 2017 video to support the signing of the TPNW: https://vimeo.com/23424047118:32:42 From REPP to Everyone : That right18:33:34 From m Guy to Everyone : the online info is hard to bring up. For support filing your VA claim, please email us at claims@veterans.nyc.gov … The Veterans for Peace has been remembering Hiroshima Day by ringing the bell at 8 A.M. for decades - this year the kids were the ones to take on this responsibility by ringing the bell at … Veterans in Germany served near ground zero of a nuclear … and terrific stories!20:18:41 From Peggy Akers : thank you all❤️20:18:51 From zool Zulkowitz : Kudos to all the speakers and especially to Susan and Ellen!20:18:54 From Don Kimball : Nice job everyone!20:19:19 From Hal M : I’m still in favor of VFP presence at VA facilities. I enjoyed watching Elliott Adams having the bike lock around his neck removed by the fire fighters and the paddy wagon ride with Daniel Ellsberg. The day before the British court decision on Julian’s extradition to the US. How valuable was that?19:39:01 From Nate : favorite – Mobile to New Orleans March. Vince Briga spoke to both the group and the committee chair to see why the two can't come to an agreement. Veterans For Peace Association is a New York Domestic Not-For-Profit Corporation filed on October 6, 2003. Barry19:21:43 From David : Love that statement: take opportunities of crisis.19:24:29 From Vince Dijanich : Paul, I still have a VSA tee shirt19:27:21 From Becky Luening : Duncan Murphy was an ambulance driver in WWII I , he saw the liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp if I remember correctly…19:27:36 From Becky Luening : He was a trip19:28:53 From Becky Luening : Gerry had a falling out with Brian and George for different reasons.19:32:54 From Bob Keilbach : 1. The four panelists were founding member Doug Rawlings; Ken Mayers, founder of the Santa Fe chapter; Paul Cox, founder of the San Francisco chapter, which arose out of a previously existing veterans organization; and Col. Ann Wright (ret.). 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