Operation Mom’s Couch Shows How War and Violence Permeates Our Culture In his solo show at the National Veterans Art… Read more VFP Member Eric Garcia’s art exhibit featured in Chicago Magazine
Thank you for being here today. I am grateful to people like you who will help veterans like me continue to… Read more Speech given by Sabrina, Mothers Day 2016
This article originally appears on CommonDreams.com and includes an interview with one of our VFP Chicago members Kevin Merwin. What’s… Read more Poverty, Militarism and the Public Schools
It was a typical Memorial Day parade in Chicago. Sun shining, people smiling, flags waving, bands marching and 6,000 youth… Read more Encouraging Critical Thinking at the 2016 Memorial Day Parade
This brief video explains the rationale and goals of our Education Not Militarization campaign in Chicago Public Schools.
This Position Paper addresses the issue of the militarization of Chicago Public Schools. The military model is conflict resolution by… Read more The Military Model and Children
This Memorial Day, let’s remember the courageous war resisters who said no to the slaughter in Vietnam. by Rory Fanning Chicago… Read more When Soldiers Resist