95-Year Old Woman Veteran On Hunger Strike

By Ann Wright, Op Ed News. -

Sally Alice Thompson is 95 years old and she is on a hunger strike for the children, children who are victims of the U.S. government's sanctions and war mongering on the countries where they live [...]

US Veterans Attacked, Arlington West Memorial Desecrated On Memorial Day

By Frank Dorrel, Popular Resistance -

In the early morning hours of Memorial Day on Monday, May 27, 2019, the Arlington West Memorial Santa Monica was desecrated and its veteran volunteers attacked.   The intrusion took place [...]

‘Turnkey Tyranny’ On The Streets Of Washington

By Ray McGovern, Consortiumnews.com -

Gerry Condon, President of Veterans For Peace, was bloodied and “taken to ground,” on Wednesday night for trying to get food to people inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington. The activists [...]

U.S. Vets Expose Irish Govt Complicity In War Crimes

Tarak Kauff and Ken Mayers are two US Army Veterans and members of US Vets for Peace who felt called to come to Ireland to help expose the Irish Governments complicity in US led war crimes in the [...]

Shannon Airport Case Involving US War Veterans Adjourned Until May

By Cathy Halloran, Rte.ie -

A case involving two US war veterans, accused of trespassing and causing damage to the perimeter fence at Shannon Airport last month, has been adjourned until 8 May next. Eighty-two-year-old Ken [...]

Two Former US Soldiers Have Been Arrested After An Alleged Security Breach At Shannon Airport This Morning.

By Michael Staines, Newstalk.com -

The pair are members of ‘US Veterans for Peace’ – an international organisation dedicated to “building a culture of peace and exposing the true costs of war.” The group has been in Ireland in [...]

Veterans Challenge Islamophobia Campaign

By Staff, Veteranschallengeislamophobia.org -

Veterans For Peace and the Veterans Challenge Islamophobia campaign are participating in the We Are All America week of action from January 27th through February 3rd to protest the one-year [...]

Armistice Day

By Staff, www.veteransforpeace.org -

By Staff of Veterans for Peace - Veterans For Peace calls on all members and all peace-loving people to take a stand for peace this Armistice (aka Veterans Day), Saturday November 11. We call for [...]

Veterans Group Wants To End MCAS Miramar Air Show

By Debbi Baker, www.sandiegouniontribune.com -

By Debbi Baker for The San Diego Union Tribune - There is a debate playing out in the pages of the Union-Tribune Thursday morning over the MCAS Miramar Air Show which will roar into and over San [...]

Veterans For Peace Golden Rule Project

By Staff, www.vfpgoldenruleproject.org -

By Staff of Veterans For Peace Golden Rule Project - We aim to advance Veterans For Peace opposition to nuclear weapons and war, and to do so in a dramatic fashion. We have recovered and restored [...]

Don’t Thank Me Anymore

By Michael T. McPhearson, www.commondreams.org -

By Michael T. McPhearson for Common Dreams - This past Saturday morning in Saint Louis, MO I was walking home when I saw a people gathering and portions of the street being blocked. I live [...]

Air Force Times Ad Urges Drone Operators: “Refuse To Fly”

By Know Drones, www.knowdrones.com -

By Know Drones - On September 14, 2015, Air Force Times published the advertisement shown here carrying the message from 54 U.S. military veterans urging U.S. drone operators to refuse orders to [...]

‘Peace Ship’ Golden Rule Arrives In San Diego For VFP Convention

By Ellen Taylor, www.counterpunch.org -

By Ellen Taylor in CounterPunch - On June 20th 2015 a crowd gathered on the bank of Zerlang & Zerlang Boat Yard in Samoa, California, to witness the launching of the Golden Rule. It was a bright [...]

Christmas Truce: A Peace To End All War

By Staff, www.veteransforpeace.org -

During World War I, on and around Christmas Day 1914, the sounds of rifles firing and shells exploding faded in a number of places along the Western Front in favor of holiday celebrations in the [...]

Turn Armistice Day Into Day To End All Wars

By Veterans For Peace, www.veteransforpeace.org -

Each year, Veterans for Peace chapters across the nation meet in major cities to celebrate and remember the original Armistice Day as was done at the end of World War I, when the world came [...]

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