Welcome to the Spring 2014 issue of The Veteran!
Brian Matarrese, Ben Chitty, and Mike Goldat NYC Veterans Day, November 11, 2013.
As we approach the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) is reminded yet again of the US's tendency to unnecessarily and inappropriately intervene in other countries' affairs.
As tensions arise in Crimea between Russia and the US/NATO, we might remember other "regime changes," for the good of "democracy," both current and now enshrined in history and our nightmares. How about Vietnam, Cambodia, Chile, Panama, Iraq, Libya, Honduras, and Syria as just a few? The US and now international Rich have historically been less than respectful of other countries' democratic process when "they" don't like the results. The result of the CIA orchestrated regime change in Kiev is a very dangerous situation, which seems to be resolving as a win for the Russians (Putin)... Read More