[PEACE] Antiwar Statement

Dear GVCP member, Here’s an important document from our friends Judy Bello and Doug Noble.  There’s no organization’s name on the document, but I assume it’s represents the views of Rochester Peace Action & Education.  As I see it, it’s not a statement of purpose, but rather a statement of goals to repair shameful and… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Healing the Great Divides – Jan 20, 2018

Dear GVCP Member, Important notice from Sue Staropoli of Pachamama Alliance. Arnie Matlin for GVCP —— Forwarded Message From: Sue Staropoli <suestar1@rochester.rr.com> Reply-To: Sue Staropoli <suestar1@rochester.rr.com> Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:40:15 -0500 To: Rochester Progressive List <announce@lists.riseup.net> Subject: [ANNOUNCE] Healing the Great Divides – Jan 20, 2018 Healing the Great Divides Saturday, January  20th… Continue Reading

[GVCP] “The Boys who Said No”

[GVCP] “The Boys who Said No”

Dear GVCP Member, I rarely forward emails asking for funds. However, GVCP was born as part of the resistance to the war in Vietnam, and the full-length video will portray that very resistance. My suggestion is to watch the seven-minute preview clip (link below), because it’s very interesting and informative.  Then, if you’re moved to… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Buy peaceful toys!

[GVCP] Buy peaceful toys!

Members of Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace, members of the student organization Peace Action Geneseo, and activists from the Rochester Raging Grannies joined together to urge parents to Buy Peaceful Toys. As Santa points out, you should play peacefully in this Season of Peace. This annual symbolic protest took place on Saturday, December 2nd in… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Buy peaceful toys demo Geneseo Sat 12/2 11:00 AM

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace BUY PEACEFUL TOYS DEMONSTRATION (Now more than ever!) Saturday, December 2nd   11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon We will meet at the entrance to Wegman’s Plaza, Route 20A in Geneseo. Please bring peaceful toys like teddy bears. *DRESS WARMLY*DRESS WARMLY* *DRESS WARMLY*DRESS WARMLY* *DRESS WARMLY* Afterwards, we’ll warm up at… Continue Reading

[GVCP] 14 for Claire letter for your membership

Dear GVCP Member, Normally, I wouldn’t send out a request for funds or a letter about buying merchandise. However, in this case, the material for sale is to honor Claire Allen, daughter of our core GVCP member Jim Allen. This message lets you know about the opportunity. Feel free to forward this message to others.… Continue Reading

[GVCP ] Next meeting is Saturday, November 11th

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace Founded 1972  “Human Race Not Arms Race” PO Box 363  Geneseo, NY 14454 <www.gvcp.org>  585-624-3673 Find us on Facebook  November 1, 2017  Dear GVCP Member: The next regular GVCP Meeting is Saturday, November 11th, 1:00 PM (Lunch), 1:30 PM (Meeting) at Mae’s Restaurant, 4182 Lakeville Road, Geneseo. [Note that the… Continue Reading

[GVCP] Geneseo Peace Action event on 11/18

Dear GVCP member, Here’s an important email message from Clara Gallagher of our sister group, Geneseo Peace Action.  The Rohingya Muslims of Myanmar are among the most persecuted groups in the world.  It’s wonderful that the Geneseo student group wants to help them. Peace, Arnie Matlin for GVCP We wanted to invite you to our… Continue Reading