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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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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
(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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2 years agoDid You Know?
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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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News & Events

Coverage of the August 8th vigil in the Livingston County News

Dear GVCP member, Even though they couldn’t send a reporter, the Livingston County News has an excellent article about our August 8th Hiroshima/Nagasaki vigil.  It’s on page A6 of the August 24th issue of LCN. If you don’t live close enough to buy the newspaper, you can see the coverage on line: <http://www.thelcn.com/lcn01/citizens-for-peace-host-annual-anti-nuke-vigil-20170817> The one… Continue Reading

[GVCP] *Meeting SUNDAY August 20th*

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace Founded 1972  “Human Race Not Arms Race” PO Box 363  Geneseo, NY 14454 <www.gvcp.org>  585-624-3673 August 9, 2017 Dear GVCP Member: The next regular GVCP Meeting is Sunday, August 20th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting) at Mae’s (formerly Omega) Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Road, Geneseo. Save the date: International Day… Continue Reading

[GVCP] C27 Geneseo 8/23 vigil/rally DETAILS

Dear GVCP Member, I’m happy to pass along information about this rally, called for by INDIVISIBLE/C27. All of the information about the rally is intact.  I deleted some partisan political information. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP —— Forwarded Message From: Jill Gruber <jillian5757@yahoo.com> Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:47:24 -0400 To: Jill Gruber <jillian5757@yahoo.com> Subject:… Continue Reading

[GVCP] H/N vigil on August 8th

[GVCP] H/N vigil on August 8th

Dear GVCP Member, Here’s a photo by Judi Salzburg Taylor or Antonia Taylor that captures both the excitement and the solemnity of our 42nd consecutive Annual Hiroshima/Nagasaki Vigil.  Many people said it was the best vigil ever.  Certainly, the weather was perfect, but, more important, the number of peace activists was about 55, which is… Continue Reading