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Veterans For Peace is a national organization founded in 1985 by military veterans opposed to the Reagan administration’s war against the people of Central America. It includes men and women veterans who are dedicated to the abolishment of war from of all eras and duty stations spanning the Spanish Civil War, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Panama, Persian Gulf, Bosnia, Afghanistan, Iraq, other conflicts and periods in between. Veterans for Peace have over 100 chapters across the country, including VFP Chapter 75 in Phoenix and Chapter 13 in Tucson.
 
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Cindy Sheehan & Tour de Peace Ride 3000 Miles for Peace & the Environment

Cindy Sheehan & Tour de Peace Ride 3000 Miles for Peace & the Environment

Liisa Wale April 18, 2013 1

By Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org Anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan, who made international headlines eight years ago when she camped out in front of former President George W. Bush’s “ranch” to speak out

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Arizona Defense Community Faces Opposition

Arizona Defense Community Faces Opposition

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By Cam Reuker and Liisa Wale Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org On Thursday, March 14th The 2nd Annual Requirements Conference for Arizona’s Aerospace, Aviation & Defense Community at the Hilton Scottsdale Resort & Villas

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OP-ED: Wikileaks, Government Corruption Far Beyond Americans’ Worst Fears

OP-ED: Wikileaks, Government Corruption Far Beyond Americans’ Worst Fears

Charlie Parke January 22, 2013 0

Charlie Parke Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org WikiLeaks, Bradley Manning and Julian Assange are names that flutter through the media with tales of dangerous secrets and government persecution.  Why is it so dangerous for the public

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Analysis: Bradley Manning accepts responsibility for act of conscience

Analysis: Bradley Manning accepts responsibility for act of conscience

Editor November 26, 2012 0

Note from Arizona Community Press: This week, November 27-December 2nd, Bradley Manning’s defense will be facing off with the military prosecution at Fort Meade, Maryland to argue that all charges be dismissed because of

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Drones over Tohono O’odham land

Drones over Tohono O’odham land

Editor November 10, 2012 1

By Brenda Norrell Occupied Tucson Citizen | www.occupiedtucsoncitizen The most censored in Indian country: Drones, spy towers and the militarization of Indian lands. The use of drones on the border, and the militarization of

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11 years of war in Afghanistan – End it Now!

11 years of war in Afghanistan – End it Now!

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Arizona Community Press | www.azcommunitypress.org   October 7th marked the 11th year of the U.S./NATO war in Afghanistan. It is now considered the longest overseas war in American history and U.S. military deaths in

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Medea Benjamin Makes Stops In Arizona to Speak Out Against Drones

Medea Benjamin Makes Stops In Arizona to Speak Out Against Drones

Liisa Wale August 2, 2012 2

By Liisa Wale Arizona Free Press | azfreepress.org Medea Benjamin, co-founder of CODEPINK and author of “Drone Warfare, Killing by Remote Control”, has come to Arizona to challenge us to “Ground the Drones ”

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Support for Bradley Manning Continues to Grow

Support for Bradley Manning Continues to Grow

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By Liisa Wale Arizona Free Press | azfreepress.org This week solidarity actions were being held throughout the globe to support PFC Bradley Manning as one of three pretrial court hearings scheduled for this summer

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Phoenix Vigil to be Held to Support PFC Bradley Manning

Phoenix Vigil to be Held to Support PFC Bradley Manning

admin May 29, 2012 1

By Liisa Wale Arizona Free Press | azfreepress.org On June 6th-8th Bradley Manning’s next pre-trial hearing will take place at Fort Mead, Maryland. Manning was first charged with releasing US state secrets on July 5,

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