Why Do Veterans Support Donald Trump? - BillMoyers.com
In January, I helped Veterans For Peace launch Veterans Challenge Islamophobia. The purpose of the campaign is to push back on the most recent wave of anti-Muslim speech and actions that are sweeping the country after the Paris and San Bernardino attacks late last year and rising in the aftermath of the horrible mass shooting in Orlando.
Veterans_For_Peace  Islamophobia  McPhearson  VCI 
june 2016
Peacestock to confront topic of terrorism | Republican Eagle
As grief over the loss of 50 lives and injuries suffered by 50 more during a shooting at an Orlando LGBTQ nightclub resonates across the globe, this year’s theme, “Terrorism: Definitions, Causes and Effects,” is particularly relevant, organizers said.

Bill Habedank, executive director of the Red Wing chapter of Veterans for Peace and primary organizer of the event
Veterans_For_Peace  VFP_MN  culture_of_peace 
june 2016
U.S. Bombing Syrian Troops Would Be Illegal
A member of the national advisory board of Veterans for Peace, Cohn’s latest book is Drones and Targeted Killing: Legal, Moral, and Geopolitical Issues
Veterans_For_Peace  Advisory_Board  Syria 
june 2016
Buzz Davis and Ian Smith: VA needs more staff and facilities, and better management — not privatization | Opinion | host.madison.com
Buzz Davis, of Stoughton, a longtime progressive activist, is a disabled veteran, member of Veterans for Peace and former VISTA volunteer, Army officer, elected official, union organizer and state government planner.
Veterans_For_Peace  VFP_WI  Veterans_Administration 
june 2016
Seeking a Debate on ‘Regime Change’ Wars – Consortiumnews
William H Warrick III, retired Family Physician and 25-year member of Veterans For Peace. Former US Army Security Agency Intelligence Analyst (1968 – 1971).
Veterans_For_Peace  Syria  Russia 
june 2016
Veterans Talk about Hate and Violence after Orlando Nightclub Tragedy
#VetsVsHate was inspired by efforts including the Veterans Challenge Islamophobia campaign, an national initiative of Veterans For Peace launched earlier this year in collaboration with Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW).
Veterans_For_Peace  Islamophobia  Orlando 
june 2016
One More Warship: Remarks at the Launching of a ‘Stealth’ Destroyer | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community
Among my Naval Academy classmates was Bill Fitzgerald. He, too, proudly served in Vietnam. In 1967, Bill died heroically when his base was overrun by Viet Cong. The USS William Fitzgerald, an Arleigh Burke destroyer, was launched in January 1994. I was here on that occasion as well, only across the street.
Veterans_For_Peace  VFP_ME  militarism 
june 2016
Protesters arrested outside destroyer christening at BIW — Midcoast — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine
A group of 12 protesters, several of them members of the organization Veterans for Peace, were arrested Saturday morning outside Bath Iron Works as thousands gathered in the shipyard for the christening of the future USS Michael Monsoor.
Veterans_For_Peace  VFP_ME 
june 2016
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