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Did You Know?

Hank Stone
(April 2015) Six corporations control 90% of what Americans read, watch, and listen to: Comcast, News-corp, Disney, Viacom, Time Warner, and CBS. Media companies don¹t want to offend government by challenging calls for new wars. Media¹s corporate sponsors want contented shoppers. But media self censorship leads to public ignorance on climate change, wars, wealth inequality, and governmen…
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11 months agoDid You Know?
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Hank Stone
(May 2015) The Gulf of Tonkin attack, on which the Vietnam War was based, never happened. 55,000 Americans died in Vietnam, for a lie. Ancient history, right? That depends. What's the truth beh…
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11 months agoDid You Know?
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Hank Stone
(June 2015) Scientists estimate that 99.9% of all species that have ever existed are now extinct (Google: Wikipedia extinction). Meanwhile, we humans play around with doomsday weapons, as a child play…
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11 months agoDid You Know?
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Hank Stone
(July 2015) Retired four-star U.S. Air Force general Lee Butler was commander of U.S. nuclear forces between 1991 and 1994 (Google: Lee Butler hair-trigger). Now age 75, Butler has long since denounce…
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11 months agoDid You Know?
Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Hank Stone
(August 2015) On August 6, 1945, the U.S. dropped the first nuclear bomb, on Hiroshima, Japan. At the end of World War II, atomic power represented hope. Now, 70 years later, people around the world see nuclear weapons (and nuclear power) as incompatible with long-term human survival. Stand with us for sustainable future, free of nuclear weapons! Wednesday August 5th, 7:30 PM, Avon traff…
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11 months agoDid You Know?

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace is a nonviolent activist group, maintaining close contacts with national groups such as Peace Action NYS, and Nicaragua Network, and MoveOn. Our members includes concerned individuals from Livingston, Genesee, Monroe, Ontario, and Wyoming counties. We extend membership to any person anywhere who believes in our goals and our methods. If you’d like to join Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace, please contact us here.

News & Events

[GVCP] Reminder–GVCP meeting this Sunday, August 28th

Dear GVCP Member: Next Regular GVCP Meeting is Sunday, August 28th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting).  Omega Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Rd (Route 20A) Geneseo.  We hope some of the students from Geneseo Peace Action will join us.  The students have just arrived in Geneseo, and classes start Monday, August 29th.  So, logistically, it may… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Save the Date–Keys to Peace in Palestine 9/14/16

*****ANNOUNCEMENT ********* JUSTICE AND FREEDOM: KEYS TO PEACE IN PALESTINE               MR. MIKO PELED              WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 14, 2016  7:00 PM             SUNY GENESEO CAMPUS NEWTON HALL 204 [location tentative, but the day and time are confirmed] ************************************************************************************************************************************ Dear GVCP Member,   Internationally known speaker Miko Peled is the son of a famous Israeli… Continue Reading

GVCP 42nd Annual Vigil to Commemorate the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki

GVCP 42nd Annual Vigil to Commemorate the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki

On Monday, August 8th, Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace held our 42nd annual vigil to commemorate the atomic bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki. We were honored to be joined by Alison Clarke, long-time Rochester-area peace activist. Alison is our oldest member, and it’s a long drive from her home to the vigil in Avon. Still,… Continue Reading