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Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration **SUNDAY**7:30 PM

Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration **SUNDAY**7:30 PM

Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace, along with our allies, Rochester Chapter 23 Veterans For Peace, will hold our 49th annual candlelight vigil to commemorate the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki that took place August 6th and 9th, 1945. 78 years after these horrific events, the nations of the world have still not managed to eliminate these terrible weapons.

Join VFP and GVCP in welcoming the VFP Peace Boat, The Golden Rule to Rochester, NY!

Join VFP and GVCP in welcoming the VFP Peace Boat, The Golden Rule to Rochester, NY!

The storied Golden Rule anti-nuclear sailboat will be at the Port of Rochester Marina in Rochester July 20-23, 2023 to raise awareness about the growing danger of nuclear war and to build support for the abolition of nuclear weapons.  The 34-foot wooden ketch is sailing on a 15-month voyage around the “Great Loop” of the central, southern and eastern United States, making 100 ports-of-call.  The Golden Rule is a national project of Veterans For Peace, which owns the boat.

Honoring Daniel Ellsberg

Honoring Daniel Ellsberg

Members of Genesee Valley Citizens for Peace joined with the hardy Rochester New York activists who demonstrate every Sunday at noon. We wanted to honor Daniel...

Medea Benjamin’s “18-minute video”

Medea Benjamin’s “18-minute video”

Medea Benjamin spoke in Rochester and Geneseo on Saturday, April 22nd. She mentioned her “18-minute Ukraine video.”  In Rochester, people voted not to watch it—they...

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