Veterans speak out against war on Memorial Day

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 · This is what makes Memorial Day and Veterans day different.. its origins are rooted in the Civil War. The first high-profile memorial event was held on May 30, 1868, at Arlington National.

Veterans Day in Chicago By Ken Nielsen [Printer-Friendly Version]For over twenty years, Vietnam Veterans Against the War in Chicago have paid respect to their brothers and sisters on Veterans Day by speaking out against war and imperialism, speaking up for veterans and active-duty soldiers and reminding the general population that war is the worst possible option in any circumstances.

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Memorial Day Observed Traditionally and by Protests on War – Memorial Day. last leg of their twoday trek tracing in reverse the midnight ride of Paul Revere in 1775. The veterans, who said they were seeking to “spread the alarm” against the war on Asian.

ERBIL, Iraq-A quick story about the meaning of Memorial. against the Islamic State group, is only about 50 miles from Erbil. (Photos: Nolan Peterson/The Daily Signal) “It was very dangerous,”.

VA hospitals rolling out program that helps veterans rehabilitate through gaming Veterans a focus of Homeless Coalition efforts VA drops goal of zero homeless veterans – The biggest concern of ours is whether the public advocacy for reducing veterans homelessness continues." The veterans homeless pledge was a key promise of Barack Obama’s presidency, and was followed by years of White House focus on the issue and routine funding boosts. Since 2010, more than 480,000 veterans and family members have received.They are speaking out as countries around the world rush to put better controls in place following a wave of scandals related to data privacy, election meddling and the spread of misinformation..

War. On Memorial Day, veterans speak out against ‘forever war’ and push to improve VA health system. – Rachel Hinton. Steps away from Chicago’s Vietnam War Memorial, anti-war activists gathered Monday morning to call for improved social services for veterans and to.

The Memorial Day Letter: We Need To Hear From You! We in Veterans For peace (vfp) invite you to join us as we put together a special Memorial Day 2015 service. As many of you know, the year 2015 marks the fiftieth anniversary of what some consider to be the beginning of the American War in Vietnam — the deployment of the U.S. Marines to DaNang.

2019 Vietnam War Veterans day commemoration events. The national cemetery administration (NCA) will recognize, honor, and thank our Vietnam Era Veterans and their families during our Nation’s commemoration of the anniversary of the Vietnam War.

24 military movies to watch over Memorial Day weekend. –  · "MASH" (1970) "MASH" is a black comedy set on the frontlines of the Korean War. The story follows a group of Mobile Army Surgical Hospital officers as they carry out their mission against the bleak backdrop of the seemingly ceaseless conflict miles from their position.