Member Highlights

VFP organizer stands with Cuban vets in solidarity

July 25, 2019

In June & July, Chapter 180 president Joshua Shurley travelled to Cuba on an unlicensed delegation comprised of educators and healthcare providers to protest the ban on Americans travelling to Cuba, as well to protest the six decades-old illegal and immoral US blockade against Cuba.

8 Arrested Protesting Killer Drone Assassinations

July 01, 2019

On Thursday, June 20th, eight members of the Upstate Drone Coalition were arrested for blocking the main gate of the 174th Attack Wing of the United States Air Force at Hancock Killer drone base in Syracuse, NY.

Was Congress Listening?

July 01, 2019

Doug Lummis writes on the addition in the Defense Authorization bill of a review of the plan to move the 1st Marine Air Wing from Futenma Base in Okinawa to Henoko.

Golden Rule Update: June!

July 01, 2019

The sea trial went as planned and the Golden Rule is getting prepared to set sail for Hawai'i!

Veterans For Peace and Climate Change by Woody Powell

June 06, 2019

Woody Powell, former Executive Director of Veterans For Peace, writes on climate change and asks important questions for Veterans For Peace members.