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VFP Members Visit Venezuela with U.S./Canada Peace Delegation

March 22, 2019

Former VFP Board member Dan Shea and I had the honor of representing Veterans For Peace on a recent U.S./Canada peace delegation to Venezuela, organized by the U.S. Peace Council. The purpose of the delegation was to express our solidarity with the Venezuelan people and their elected government, which is resisting a multi-pronged attack from right wing oligarchs supported by the U.S. government.

Two U.S. Veterans For Peace Refused Bail at Ennis District Court

March 18, 2019

Two U.S. veterans were arrested at Shannon Airport on 17 March for entering the airfield to inspect and investigate an OMNI Air International plane on contract to the U.S. military. The two, Tarak Kauff and Ken Mayers, were refused bail at Ennis District Court today.

Veterans arrested at Shannon Airport in Ireland

March 18, 2019

A group of seven U.S. Veterans for Peace took part in protest against U.S. military flights through Shannon Airport on Sunday, March 17. Ken Mayers and Tarak Kauff entered Shannon air field carrying a sign.

Veterans Call on U.S. Troops to Resist Illegal Orders to Invade Venezuela in Response to Trump

March 15, 2019

Veterans For Peace (VFP) calls on all members of the U.S. military to refuse illegal orders to intervene in Venezuela. Furthermore, VFP urges all U.S. military leaders to inform the president that they will order their units to stand down from preparations to invade Venezuela.

American Dream Tour launched by Megaciph

March 13, 2019

Megaciph, an acronym for Mental Energies Gather And Circulate In Positive Harmony, is a progressive American rapper and Veterans For Peace member who is launching a 15 city tour to talk about issues related to peace.