CALENDAR: Counter-Inaugural Bawl Ball in Tacoma - Sat., Jan. 21 @ 7pm
- Written by Mark Jensen
ESSAY: Reflections on 10 years of marching for peace (Kristi Nebel)
- Written by Kristi Nebel
The 2016 Veterans Day parade in Auburn is the largest west of the Mississippi. -- After marching for the tenth straight year with the Tacoma Chapter of Veterans for Peace on Saturday, Kristi Nebel wrote up her reflections for the UFPPC website. -- "I think a parade is a very curious event," she said. -- "I consider it to be a very elemental thing, an almost primitive display of people just walking in front of other people. -- Yet it evokes such a powerful response. -- A quiet little thunderbolt erupts in some of them as their eyes alight on the words 'Veterans for Peace.'" ...
LECTURE: The political rhetoric of perpetual war
- Written by Bill Bridges