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Veterans are available to speak about their military experience, the Vietnam War, the Iraqi/Afganistan Wars, about being a veteran, and war in general.
We are available for Veteran's Day assemblies, Memorial Day events, or history classes about the wars since WW II.
Greater Seattle Veterans For Peace
March for Chelsea Manning in the 2015 Pride Parade
Sunday, June 28, 2015, be in the staging area (see map below) no later than 12 noon, Republic parking lot under I-5, between Cherry & James Sts. and 6th & 7th Aves, Seattle, WA
VFP 92 is in the Seattle Pride Parade again. We'll be marching in support of US Army whistle-blower Chelsea Manning. Bring posters, t-shirts, whistles, and other items proclaiming your support for Chelsea.
The parade starts at 11 AM at 4th Avenue & Union streets and will proceed north-northwest on 4th Avenue to 2nd and Denny Way near Seattle Center. VFP 92's entry number is 153 and our staging location is Republic parking lot under I-5, between Cherry & James Sts. and 6th & 7th Aves.
The parade will be held rain or shine. Plan for the morning by wearing a good pair of walking shoes and bringing a hat, water, sunscreen, and/or rain gear as needed.
Click on the image below to enlarge it or click here for a PDF version of the map.
Updated: Feb 24 2015
Video of an Author Event
Christian Appy, a Professor of History of the University of Massachusetts, spoke at Town Hall in Seattle about his new book:
American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity.
His talk was on the Vietnam War's legacy and how it changed America's national identity and the lessons we should learn from that war and how to move forward from its shadows.
Posted: 25 September 2013
Last revised: 28 September 2013
Click here for a PDF version of this resolution
A Resolution Concerning the National Security Agency
WHEREAS, the National Security Agency (NSA) "is a Combat Support Agency of the Department of Defense" and the "Secretary of Defense exercises authority, direction, and control over NSA" (DoD Directive 5100.20, §5; January 26, 2010); and,