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Citizen Soldier’s Agent Orange Archives

Shared by Vietnam veteran Michael Uhl, with this introduction: In early 1978, Citizen Soldier, a nonprofit dedicated...

Deporting Ho Chi Minh

A history lesson about a critical period in Ho Chi Minh’s earlier life, by Tom Vaizey published January 16, 2020...

Many Soldiers Want to Stop Fighting. Let’s Build a Movement That Welcomes Them.

This piece by Rory Fanning, a veteran twice deployed to Afghanistan with the 2nd Army Ranger Battalion over a decade...

Podcast: “What am I doing here? This is crazy!” – S Brian Willson

"I'd probably seen somewheres between 700 to 900 dead Vietnamese, most of whom were children or very young people. I was both shocked and sickened."

Noam Chomsky: US Is a Rogue State and Suleimani’s Assassination Confirms It

C.J. Polychroniou conducted the following interview with Noam Chomsky, published by Truthout on January 7, 2020....

With Iran, Trump Throws Matches in the Gas Tank

“As we are caught up in the moment, here on the knife’s edge, it would be easy to forget how we got here, how we...

Toward an honest commemoration of the American War in Vietnam

Vietnam v. Afghanistan: Matched Mayhem, Ceaseless War

Vietnam v. Afghanistan: Matched Mayhem, Ceaseless War

Vietnam vs. Afghanistan – Matched Mayhem, Ceaseless War Posted on Antiwar.com November 15, 2019 By Gene Marx Between the fading bugles of Veterans Day weekend and Black Friday, my day-long musings invariably return to Vietnam, but this year there was a new wrinkle to...

Regretting the Mission

Regretting the Mission

Endless war can be wearying and takes a toll on our troops. We saw it in Viet Nam, and we’re seeing it in Afghanistan and Iraq. In this photo, soldiers quickly march to the ramp of the CH-47 Chinook helicopter that will return them to Kandahar Army Air Field on...

Remembering Carol Brightman and Viet Report

Remembering Carol Brightman and Viet Report

Notable writer Carol Brightman died November 15, 2019, at the age of 80. Known best for her coverage of The Grateful Dead and their devoted followers, Brightman also helped uncover the truth about the American war in Viet Nam early on: She was a 26-year-old graduate...

Waging Peace Exhibit Opens at George Washington University in D.C.

Waging Peace Exhibit Opens at George Washington University in D.C.

Below are a few photos from the Waging Peace Exhibit Opening at George Washington University on Veterans Day, November 11, 2019: A shot of the crowd, the Vietnamese musicians, and a selection of images from the exhibit itself, which was very well...

How Soldiers Brought a Halt to the U.S. War Machine

How Soldiers Brought a Halt to the U.S. War Machine

A Waging Peace in Vietnam book review by Roger Bybee originally appeared at The Progressive on October 29, 2019. Waging Peace in Vietnam: U.S. Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War (New Village Press) is a new and fiercely compelling anthology about a wide swath...

Resistance stories get play on NYC television

Resistance stories get play on NYC television

Ron Carver, co-editor with David Cortright and Barbara Doherty of the book, Waging Peace in Vietnam: U.S. Soldiers and Veterans who Opposed the War (New Village Press, Sept. 2019), and creator of the Waging Peace in Vietnam exhibit, reports that, since making a big...

veterans for peace logoThe Full Disclosure campaign is a Veterans For Peace effort to speak truth to power and keep alive the antiwar perspective on the American war in Viet Nam — with a series of 50th anniversary events now occurring. It represents a clear alternative to the Pentagon’s current efforts to sanitize and mythologize the Vietnam war and to thereby legitimize further unnecessary and destructive wars.

50 Years of GI Resistance, In and Out of Uniform

2019 is the year that we acknowledge and honor the courage, sacrifice, and moral strength of those who resisted.

Original Podcasts

Produced by Courage to Resist in collaboration with the Vietnam Full Disclosure effort of Veterans For Peace.

On the Burns/Novick PBS Documentary

Critical responses to the 10-part PBS series by Ken Burns, The Vietnam War (2018)

Philip Jones Griffith's Viet Nam

Highly recommended photo exhibit available to local community arts centers, galleries and schools.

Upcoming Events

  1. Waging Peace Exhibit: Duke University, Durham, NC

    January 15 @ 7:00 am - February 15 @ 10:00 pm EST
  2. UNAC Conference 2020

    February 21 - February 23

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“All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory.”

— Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

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