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VFP Speaking Tour 2021: Twenty Years of the War on Terror
December 4, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm ESTFree
Register at https://shorturl.at/vJUV6
Sponsored by New York City Veterans For Peace and peace organizations and individuals from the U.S. and Japan.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Susan Schnall, NYC VFP
Moderator: Kaoru Kobashi
1. Nakano Citizen’s Group with Ken’ichi Narikawa (co-representative, VFP Japan)
2. Kevin Lucey: Military Families Speak Out
3. Eri Nakamura PhD, Hiroshima University
4. Sam Coleman PhD MSW, California State University Long Beach
5. Fumikazu Nishitani, Freelance Journalist
6. Matt Hoh: Senior Fellow with the Center For International Policy, VFP Advisory Board member
7. Basir Bita: Afghan Peace activist recently relocated to Canada
We look forward to your company at this exciting event.
The VFP Peace Speaking Tour began in 2016 and has been an annual event now celebrating its 6th year. In earlier years it was a live tour with speakers from the U.S. going to cities in Japan focusing on the impact of war. We have been using Zoom to conduct our annual event since last year because of the pandemic.
2021 VFP Speaking Tour Steering Committee
Veterans For Peace • Samuel Lawrence Foundation • Veterans for Peace Japan • Military Families Speak Out • Allen Nelson Peace Project • Code Pink Osaka • VFP 2021 Japan Tour Zoom • Steering Committee @Nakano • Social Book Cafe Hachidor • VFP Nuclear Abolition Working Group • IMAGINE • Peace Boat • Flowers and Bombs: Stop the Violence of the War Now! • Citizens Movement for Declaration of Denuclearization, Yokosuka • Okinawa Environmental Justice Project • Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space • Manhattan Project for a Nuclear-Free World • Chris Smiley filmmaker • AkIno Miyaqi (Butterfly Researcher) • Hideo Yoshikawa, Director, Okinawa Environmental Jusice Project • Bruce Gagnon, Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space,Coordinator • Tarak Kauff, editor, Peace and Planet News.