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Names of Fallen Soldiers chalked on sidewalks for Fleet Week

Posted by on Oct 11th, 2012 in Events, Featured, IVAWSF | Comments Off

Names of Fallen Soldiers chalked on sidewalks for Fleet Week

Thanks To Iraq Veterans Against the War, Occupy Stockton And Veterans for Peace, Two Active duty Marines were able  to honor their brother, a fallen young Marine on the 11th anniversary of the Afghan War. So sad that a Chalk Memorial on the pavement was the only available venue to bring attention to the real price of war and those KIA (Killed in Action) during the past 11 years. Fleet Week being the massive military event that it is where the need was evidenced by the many people who stopped for prayer, questions, or just to take a moment to...

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Appeal for Redress

Posted by on Oct 5th, 2012 in Featured, IVAWSF | Comments Off

Just in time for San Francisco’s Fleet Week, we are introducing our Appeal for Redress for current military and post 9-11 veterans to sign. This appeal will be delivered to Congress. The appeal regards medical treatment, especially for mental health issues. View or sign the appeal.

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VETERANS AND GI’S ORGANIZING AT FORT HOOD

Posted by on Jan 11th, 2012 in Actions, Featured | 0 comments

VETERANS AND GI’S ORGANIZING AT FORT HOOD

published by Aaron Hughes This article is about the current organizing effort by IVAW Members and Under the Hood Members at Ft. Hood, Texas was written by Siri Margerin, a CivSol member from San Francisco As the buses roll by, a small cluster of veterans and active duty service members stand outside, passing out information and starting conversations with passersby. These folks are part of a new stage in Iraq Veterans Against the War’s Operation Recovery campaign, and have come to Ft. Hood to do outreach with soldiers on base … By...

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