The Việt Nam Chapter of the Veterans For Peace
Tour of Vietnam
Recently, a group of Vietnam Veterans left the United States to travel back once again to Vietnam. There were thirteen members in the group. Some of the members were anti- war protestor, some where spouses of veterans, and there was one Korean War veteran amongst them. All of them were affiliated with…Continue
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on May 23, 2013 at 7:55am
Veterans for Peace Journey
May 9, 2013
The national organization of Veterans for peace has called for volunteers to join in a tour of Vietnam. This call is for volunteers to give assistance in remediation of the damage done to the country of Vietnam in the spraying of tons of Agent Orange over the countryside. This spraying of Agent Orange released a contaminant of dioxin to the groundwaters of the…
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on May 10, 2013 at 10:30am
Adjunct professor of environmental analysis, Pitzer College
Vietnam in the Aftermath of a Chemical Holocaust
Posted: 04/03/2013 5:54 pm
The Geneva Agreement of 1954 ended the French colonial rule of Vietnam. However, the Eisenhower administration subverted the idea of a united and independent Vietnam. It funded a puppet government in Saigon to resist Hanoi, thus precipitating a twenty-year American War in Indochina.
Posted by Chuck Palazzo on April 5, 2013 at 7:30am
May 7, 1984American veterans of the Vietnam War reached a $180-million out-of-court settlement with seven chemical companies in a class-action suit relating to use of the herbicide Agent Orange in…Continue
Started by Chuck Palazzo May 6.
Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam! The group of 13 delegates from the US have arrived, safe and sound. Trying to adjust to the time difference and jet lag - but starting the events already on this first…Continue
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