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Veterans for Peace, East Bay Chapter Meeting
Date Saturday February 11
Time 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location Details
Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library, 6501 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609
Event Type Meeting
Organizer/AuthorGene Ruyle
The East Bay Chapter of Veterans for Peace meets regularly on the second Saturday of every moth at the Niebyl Proctor Marxist Library, from 10 am to noon. All veterans and others interested in peace are invited to join us.
Veterans For Peace, Inc. (VFP) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational and humanitarian organization dedicated to the abolishment of war.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE We, having dutifully served our nation, do hereby affirm our greater responsibility to serve the cause of world peace. To this end we will work, with others (a) To increase public awareness of the costs of war (b) To restrain our government from intervening, overtly and covertly, in the internal affairs of other nations (c) To end the arms race and to reduce and eventually eliminate nuclear weapons (d) To seek justice for veterans and victims of war (e) To abolish war as an instrument of national policy. To achieve these goals, members of Veterans For Peace pledge to use non-violent means and to maintain an organization that is both democratic and open with the understanding that all members are trusted to act in the best interests of the group for the larger purpose of world peace.
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