It all started in 1967, with six Vietnam veterans marching together in a peace demonstration. Now, fifty years later, VVAW is still going strong-- continuing its fight for peace, justice, and the rights of all veterans.
Explore these pages; see what we've done, what we do, and why we do it. The struggle continues, perhaps these days more than ever. VVAW has never stopped working to protect the welfare of those who served their country.
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|VVAW 50th Anniversary Event: Milwaukee, Wisconsin|
|September 10, 2017 from 1:00pm - 6:00PM|
801 E. Clarke Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212
|50th Anniversary Event of VVAW in Milwaukee|
Latest Commentary: Taken from "50 Years of VVAW" by Joe Miller:|
From the National Office
This year we mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW)... Read More
View and sign the 50th Anniversary Guestbook
Excerpt From THE VETERAN: Now Online
Taken from Changes: The Coming of Age in the South During the Vietnam War by Dr. Bob Vadas (reviewer):
Changes: The Coming of Age in the South during the Vietnam War
by JD Morgan
(CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016)
The back cover of this book entices the reader by asking, "How much of this tale is fact, and how much is fiction? That's for you to figure out!" and I suppose the fun was supposed to begin there. Perhaps it is a reference to Tim O'Brien's view that "all war stories are false...but all war stories are also true." This story tests the parameters of believability with the unending adventures of a 17-year-old enlistee in the realms of hookers, drugs, guns and with, almost as a distant and vague side-show, the War in Vietnam as a back drop. One of many struggles I had with this story is that there is no war story... Read More
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