FOR THE MISSION STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL VETERANS FOR PEACE WEBSITE, CLICK ON THE "OUR MISSION" BUTTON

FOR A BRIEF HISTORY OF VETERANS FOR PEACE FROM THE NATIONAL VETERANS FOR PEACE WEBSITE, CLICK ON THE "HISTORY" BUTTON

CLICK ON THE "JOIN VETERANS FOR PEACE" BUTTON TO SIGN UP ON THE NATIONAL VETERANS FOR PEACE WEBSITE

CLICK ON THE "RENEW MEMBERSHIP" BUTTON TO RENEW YOUR VETERANS FOR PEACE MEMBERSHIP ON THE NATIONAL VETERANS FOR PEACE WEBSITE

CLICK ON "CONTACT" IN THE TOP MENU TO LET US KNOW YOU ARE INTERESTED IN JOINING THE ROCHESTER CHAPTER OF VETERANS FOR PEACE (CHAPTER 23)

THE MINUTES OF THE MONTHLY MEETINGS OF CHAPTER 23 ARE PASSWORD PROTECTED;

FOR ACCESS CLICK ON THE "MEETING MINUTES" BUTTON AND TYPE IN THE PASSWORD WHEN PROMPTED.

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

CLICK ON THE "NO WAR WITH IRAN" BUTTON FOR PHOTOS FROM THE JANUARY 25, 2020 PROTESTS, JAMES SWARTS' REMARKS AT THE GENESEO JANUARY 25 PROTEST ,

INFORMATION ABOUT THE 'NO WAR WITH IRAN' TEACH IN PRESENTED ON JANUARY 11, 2020 BY THE ANSWER COALITION WITH A LINK TO A VIDEO OF THE PRESENTATION AND A JANUARY 30, 2020 ARTICLE IN THE LIVINGSTON COUNTY NEWS ABOUT THE GENESEO PROTEST

FOR THE FEBRUARY 2020 "SAVE OUR VA!" LOBBYING FACT SHEET USED FOR THE FEBRUARY 9-13, 2020 SOVA LOBBYING EFFORT IN WASHINGTON DC, CLICK ON THE "SAVE OUR VA LOBBYING" BUTTON---FOR MICK COLE'S DESCRIPTION OF THE EVENT, GO TO THE FEBRUARY 19, 2020, MEETING MINUTES

CLICK ON THE "MLK BEYOND VIETNAM SPEECH" BUTTON FOR A LINK TO THE SPEECH GIVEN BY DR. KING ON APRIL 4, 1967--IT IS STUNNING AND TRAGIC THAT THE SPEECH PRECISELY DESCRIBES AMERICA'S FOREIGN POLICY IN 2020

FOR THE CHAPTER BY-LAWS CLICK ON THE "CHAPTER 23 BY-LAWS" BUTTON

FOR THE 2019 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE REPORT ON THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE CLICK ON THE "DOD CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT" BUTTON

FOR A DISCUSSION OF THE BOOK "ALL HELL BREAKING LOOSE--THE PENTAGON'S PERSPECTIVE ON CLIMATE CHANGE" BY MICHAEL KLARE ON THE "RALPH NADER RADIO HOUR" CLICK ON THE "ALL HELL BREAKING LOOSE" BUTTON

FOR A LINK TO THE WEBSITE FOR THE "INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO ABOLISH NUCLEAR WEAPONS'" CLICK ON THE "ABOLISH NUCLEAR WEAPONS" BUTTON

FOR A LINK TO "EYES LEFT," A MILITARY PODCAST HOSTED BY TWO ANTI-WAR ARMY VETERANS OF THE AFGHANISTAN AND IRAQ WARS, SPENSER RAPONE AND MIKE PEYSNER, CLICK ON THE "EYES LEFT" BUTTON 

FOR THE NATIONAL VETERANS FOR PEACE POSITION STATEMENTS, INCLUDING 2019/2020 STATEMENTS ON JULIAN ASSANGE, THE WARS IN AFGHANISTAN AND SYRIA, THREATS OF WAR IN IRAN AND VENEZUELA, THE COUP IN BOLIVIA AND THE USE OF THE MILITARY DURING "BLACK LIVES MATTER" RALLIES, CLICK ON THE "NATIONAL POSITION STATEMENTS" BUTTON

TO CHECK OUT OTHER VETERANS FOR PEACE CHAPTER SITES FOR IDEAS ABOUT THE STRUCTURE AND CONTENTS OF THIS SITE AND FOR TOPICS OUR CHAPTER COULD FOCUS ON IN 2020, CLICK ON THE "LINKS TO OTHER VFP CHAPTER SITES" BUTTON

TO ACCESS THE CHAPTER 23 FACEBOOK PAGE CLICK ON THE "CHAPTER 23 FACEBOOK PAGE" BUTTON

FOR A BRIEF VIDEO INTRODUCTION TO THE FILM "WAR SCHOOL," CLICK ON THE "WAR SCHOOL" BUTTON

FOR THE FILM "WAR SCHOOL," WHICH IS POSTED ON YOUTUBE, CLICK ON THE "WAR SCHOOL (FILM)" BUTTON

FOR A  LINK TO THE WEBSITE FOR THE "POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN" CLICK ON THE "POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN" BUTTON

 

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Veterans for Peace, Chapter 23, Rochester, New York