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198 Methods of Nonviolent Action

198 Methods of Nonviolent Action

By Gene Sharp, from The Politics of Nonviolent Action (Vol. 2) Practitioners of nonviolent struggle have an entire arsenal of “nonviolent weapons” at their disposal. Listed below are 198 of them, classified into three broad categories: nonviolent protest and...

My Lai Memorial Exhibit 2018 Portland, Maine

My Lai Memorial Exhibit 2018 Portland, Maine

Veterans For Peace Maine sponsored the traveling Ly Lai Memorial Exhibit at the Portland Media Center, Portland, Maine. Our Memorial Exhibit honoring the Vietnamese who died in their American War is a strong, anti-war response to the Pentagon’s campaign.

VFP in Washington DC; Memorial Day Parade 2018

VFP in Washington DC; Memorial Day Parade 2018

Great VFP presence at Vietnam and Korean War veteran memorials. Many great actions by VFP chapters around the country. Thanks once again to Doug Rawlings VFP Memorial Day Letters to the Wall VFP Korean War Veterans Memorial Ceremony Swords into Plowshares Bell...

2017 Peace Walk

2017 Peace Walk

October 13-21, 2017 The sixth Maine Peace Walk for Conversion, Community and Climate will be from October 13-21. This year the walk will largely be centered in Bath and concentrate on the serious need to convert Bath Iron Works (BIW) to peaceful and sustainable...

Are you a military veteran living in Maine?

We meet the last Thursday of each month, rotating locations between Brunswick, Augusta, and Portland.

The Tom Sturtevant Chapter

Our State of Maine chapter stood on the shoulders of Tom Sturtevant for years. As chapter president, his quiet leadership and amazing doggedness in the face of adversity – neither red tape nor neo-conservative attacks thwarted Tom – made us a force to be reckoned with. Tom is the epitome of a non-violent direct activist. In line with our organization’s pledge to refrain from violence of any kind, Tom also took seriously our mission to “…act in the best interests of the group for the larger purpose of world peace.” 

1928 – 2012

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