Posts Tagged ‘afghanistan’

Portland Central American Solidarity Committee Present Brian Willson Vietnam Vet and Peace Activist

July 25, 2009

Introduction to PCASC with Megan Hise, mobilizer extraordonaire, followed by Benji Lewis, Iraq Veteran war resisting marine, and Daniel Shea, Vietnam Vet — MC.

Brian Willson, Vietnam Vet, talks of the awakening of his conscience in the midst of slaughter in Vietnam.

Memorial Day Special…Winter Soldier on the Hill: War Vets Testify Before Congress

June 28, 2009

As the delegation will be focusing on stopping the war, bringing about world peace, greater environmental and social harmony and the increased awareness of sentient beings, it is fitting to share some of the testimonials of US veterans who have conscientiously objected and refused to fight. This is not light stuff.

Here is a link to Democracy Now’s coverage of Winter Soldier on the hill. Follow the link. I couldn’t embed the video…

Memorial Day Special…Winter Soldier on the Hill: War Vets Testify Before Congress