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Jun
29
Wed
The Waging Peace in Vietnam Exhibit
Jun 29 @ 1:00 PM – Aug 14 @ 6:00 PM

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During America’s War in Vietnam, tens of thousands of GIs and veterans created a robust movement in opposition to the war. Yet its history is largely unknown.

The Waging Peace in Vietnam exhibit and its companion book show how the GI movement unfolded, from the numerous anti-war coffeehouses springing up outside military bases, to the hundreds of GI newspapers giving an independent voice to active soldiers, to the stockade revolts and the strikes and near-mutinies on naval vessels and in the air force.

It’s time to set the record straight.

 Please take the time to visit the exhibit-there are always new
things to learn from history.  

Waging Peace in Vietnam: US Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War 
San Francisco Veterans Gallery, first floor of the SF Veterans Building at
401 Van Ness

June 29 through August 14, free. OPEN 1-6 pm, Wednesdays through Sundays

Sponsored by Veterans For Peace Chapter 69
FMI:  www.wagingpeaceinvietnam.com <http://www.wagingpeaceinvietnam.com
Or: PaulCox@sonic.net <mailto:PaulCox@sonic.net>

Jul
8
Fri
Dance of Peace Class Municipal Rose Garden.
Jul 8 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Join Khalilah Ramirez, the Peace Dancer, for the Dance of Peace class at the Municipal Rose Garden (at Dana and Naglee) San Jose.
Dance & Play among the flowers! You will learn how to create joy and harmony through the magic power of music, breath and movement.

Link To All Classes:
Meeting ID: 309 089 4469
Passcode: 712607
Sliding Scale Donations $5-$20, PayPal Link:
THANK YOU! SEE EVERYONE IN CLASS 🙂

Contact: Khalilah Ramirez
Email: thirdi1@yahoo.com
Phone: 4084399237

More Info: http://www.thedanceofpeace.org

Khalilah Ramirez is a performance artist, educator and author. Her work with the Dance of Peace spans well over a decade. She specializes in getting people in touch with their inner light, joy and peacefulness using a combination of music, movement, magic, dance and guided imagery. Weekly classes, Quarterly workshops, and small group intensives are available.

Jul
9
Sat
Peaceful Yoga w/Khalilah @ Online
Jul 9 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Description
This is a morning yoga class focused on strengthening, calming and centering the body, mind and spirit. No prior experience in yoga is required.

Link To All Classes:
Meeting ID: 309 089 4469
Passcode: 712607
Sliding Scale Donations $5-$20, PayPal Link:
THANK YOU! SEE EVERYONE IN CLASS 🙂

Contact: Khalilah Ramirez
Email: thirdi1@yahoo.com
Phone: 4084399237

Khalilah Ramirez is a performance artist, educator and author. Her work with the Dance of Peace spans well over a decade. She specializes in getting people in touch with their inner light, joy and peacefulness using a combination of music, movement, magic, dance and guided imagery. Weekly classes, Quarterly workshops, and small group intensives are available.

Jul
18
Mon
Peace Collective Delegation to Venezuela Info Session
Jul 18 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

The Peace Collective is made up of people under the age of 30 who come together for anti-imperialist education in the form of book clubs and discussions. Collective members have opportunities to start or get connected to divestment campaigns in their area to gain anti-war organizing experience, as well as other CODEPINK campaigns around the country and world. Please sign up for the Peace Collective if you are a young person interested in attending this delegation.

Michelle Ellner of CODEPINK will join us to discuss the delegation, answer questions, and give a general outline of what the trip will look like.

 

The Peace Collective is CODEPINK’s youth cohort (age 30 and under). For June we are reading China’s Great Road by John Ross.

RSVP for the Zoom link.

Can we count you in?

 WHEN

– 5 (PDT)

 WHERE

Zoom

 CONTACT

Danaka · danaka@codepink.org

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Jun
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Wed
1:00 PM The Waging Peace in Vietnam Exhibit
The Waging Peace in Vietnam Exhibit
Jun 29 @ 1:00 PM – Aug 14 @ 6:00 PM
The Waging Peace in Vietnam Exhibit
During America’s War in Vietnam, tens of thousands of GIs and veterans created a robust movement in opposition to the war. Yet its history is largely unknown. The Waging Peace in Vietnam exhibit and its companion[...]
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Fri
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