From Vets Radio Show - and Organizing in Northwest Indiana by Kim Scipes:
Iraq combat veteran and IVAW member, Vince Emanuele, hosts a weekly two-hour radio show he calls Veterans Unplugged. This show, and the people around it, is central to veterans organizing in Northwest Indiana.
Emanuele, who did a tour with the Marines in 2003-04 in Anbar Province, near the border with Syria, turned against the war when he saw the violence he and his fellow Marines were committing against the people of Iraq.
After getting out in 2005, Emanuele joined IVAW. He participated in Operation First Casualty in New York City in 2006, and later testified about his experiences and what he saw in Iraq at the Winter Soldier Hearings at the National Labor College in Silver Spring, Maryland in March 2008. He participated in protests at the Democratic National Convention in 2008. He participated in and spoke at the protests in Madison and Indianapolis in February-March 2011... Read More