Veterans who work for peace are again prohibited from St. Pats Parade

Veterans who work for peace are again prohibited from St. Pats Parade “And the Band Played On” March 18, 2017 SOUTH BOSTON Veterans who have honorably served this country are once again prohibited from walking in the Saint… Read More

Standing Rock Statement

Thank you to our very own Michael Sullivan for being a integral part of setting up the Veteran’s tent at Standing Rock. Statement from VFP National: Veterans For Peace Statement in Support of the Pipeline Resistance at Standing… Read More

Globe Article: Warriors Celebrating Peace, Not Themselves

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Pat Scanlon and other members of Veterans for Peace were interviewed for this excellent article in the Boston Globe. So proud of our veterans who have seen the horrors of war, and now commit themselves to peace. It… Read More

Well, we’re off and runing for the Summer!

We’ve passed through a bit of a wicked winter, but as we know, the weather patterns are changing, so who knows what we are in store for. Regardless, by reducing our carbon footprint, we can still have a… Read More

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

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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.