Chapter 160, The Việt Nam Chapter of the Veterans For Peace
Mr. Craig Bruya, Board Chair
Ms. Erin Ganju, CEO
Ms. Tatjana Klein, Asia Director
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Posted by Chuck Palazzo on January 27, 2015 at 8:01am
In 1967, about to graduate from Steelton High School, John Galinac wanted more than just a job at the steel mill. He wanted to go to college.
The 19-year-old, second-generation Croatian-American enlisted in the Air Force with his sights on the G.I. Bill.
Within months, he became a military police officer, patrolling the…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on January 15, 2015 at 9:58am
There are still ongoing lethal consequences of the Vietnam War that ended in 1975. Undetonated "bomblets," dropped by the U.S. military during the conflict, are killing and maiming people who discover them by accident. To help close a painful chapter in history, American veteran Chuck Searcy has made bomb removal and education his humanitarian mission. Special correspondent Mike Cerre reports.…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on November 21, 2014 at 9:49am
Note: This is obviously NOT a post about education. Given the relative freedom of speech that this blog has afforded me since I left the employ of a quasi-US governmental nonprofit five years ago, I reserve to right to explore other important issues related to Vietnam, including the war legacy of Agent Orange and the issue of food sovereignty as it…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on October 22, 2014 at 7:07pm
VFP Statement Against Israeli Assault on Gaza2014 Veterans For Peace National ConventionAsheville, North CarolinaJuly 26, 2014As veterans who have witnessed the horror of war, we are deeply outraged…Continue
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