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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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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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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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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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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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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

FW: Nadine’s article in the Universalist Herald

Dear GVCP Member, Sorry for so many messages today, but things are happening right now, and I want to share them. This letter is from GVCP member Suzanne Blackburn. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP —— Forwarded Message From: Suzanne Blackburn <kandsblackburn@gmail.com> Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:58:49 -0400 Subject: Fwd: Nadine’s article in the Universalist… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Our International Peace Day column in LCN

Dear GVCP Member, Here’s a link to GVCP’s latest Livingston County News column: http://www.thelcn.com/lcn03/citizens-for-peace-has-ideas-to-mark-todaysday-of-peace-20160921 Please remember that LCN succeeds by selling newspapers and ads.  They get ads because people read the LCN. If you live locally, please consider this. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP P.S. GVCP has decided to celebrate the International Day of Peace… Continue Reading

[GVCP] FW: A moment of hope in hard times

Dear GVCP Member, Working for peace and justice is nothing new for Zack Pitt-Smith.  He won GVCP’s Young Peacemaker Award in the 1990’s. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP —— Forwarded Message From: Sara Matlin3 <sara@smatlin.com> Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:08:24 -0700 Subject: A moment of hope in hard times Dear People Who Know Zack… Continue Reading