Boston Globe Article

St. Pat's Peace Parade

Gays in parade, but Veterans for Peace shunned Globe Staff/File 2013 David Carlson of Brighton marched in the Veterans for Peace parade in 2013. The organization has been barred from joining the main St. Patrick’s Day parade in… Read More

Rainbow Times Article on VFP and St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Saint Pat's Peace Parade

St. Patrick’s Day Parade: Paying Homage to VFP, Gay Inclusion By: Christine Nicco*/TRT Reporter— OUTVETS and Boston Pride’s participation in the less exclusive South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade, organized by the Allied War Veterans Council, AWVC, is… Read More

NECN “No Parade for Veterans for Peace?”

Vietnam Vet Pat Scanlon and Sarah Wunsch of MA ACLU discuss the exclusion of Veterans for Peace from Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

The Peace Parade Battle is far from Over!

Pat Scanlon

Boston.com featured story: After a year of reaching out to the city of Boston with no response, the Massachusetts chapter of Veterans for Peace (VFP) announced Monday that they’ve canceled their annual St. Patrick’s Peace Parade. The group’s decision to… Read More

Boston.com ‘Veterans for Peace,’ ACLU Sue City Over St. Patrick’s Parade Application

News Story Link: Boston.com ‘Veterans for Peace,’ ACLU Sue City Over St. Patrick’s Parade Application   By Chris Caesar Boston.com Staff | 02.12.15 | 5:25 PM A local branch of Veterans for Peace and the ACLU filed a First… Read More

ACLU PRESS RELEASE: Veterans for Peace sues City of Boston for St. Patrick’s Peace Parade permit

American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts Veterans for Peace sues City of Boston for St. Patrick’s Peace Parade permit Suit challenges City’s eleven month delay in acting on permit application and charges favoritism for South Boston parade organizers… Read More

Guidelines for Participation in the Saint Patrick’s Peace Parade

Saint Patrick’s Peace Parade The Peoples Parade for Peace, Equality, Jobs, Environmental Stewardship, Social and Economic Justice The Saint Patrick’s Peace Parade is welcoming and inclusive of any group or individual who supports the following guidelines. We have… Read More

St. Pat’s Peace Parade Cancelled

Peace Parade

St. Patrick’s Peace Parade has been cancelled People’s Parade for Peace Equality, Jobs, Environmental Stewardship, Social & Economic Justice UNITE, PARTICIPATE, CELEBRATE! ASSEMBLY Date: March 15, 2015 (Sunday) Assemble Time: 11:00 a.m. Parade Start: 12:00 p.m. (noon) Start Location:… Read More

IRISH SINGING TRIO SHUNS TRADITIONAL PARADE WILL WALK IN SAINT PATRICK’S PEACE PARADE

Veterans For Peace For Immediate Release Contact: Pat Scanlon, Office: 978-475-1776, Cell: 978-590-4248, email:Vets4PeaceChapter9@gmail.com Or Contact Eddie Duffy, the Friel’s Sisters Uncle: 617-869-2965 IRISH SINGING TRIO SHUNS TRADITIONAL PARADE WILL WALK IN SAINT PATRICK’S PEACE PARADE Boston, Mass…. Read More

Sam Adams and Mayor Walsh should sponsor St. Patrick’s Peace Day

by Carol Rose, On Liberty March 14, 2014 01:38 PM I like Sam Adams beer. I also like Samuel Adams, the American patriot, after whom the beer was named. As I’m sure all of you history buffs recall,… Read More