Veterans for Peace Santa Barbara

increasing public awareness of the costs of war

Activist Training and Guantanamo Talk

IS YOUR MOVEMENT STUCK IN THE MUD? M.A.P. – A ROAD MAP (MOVEMENT ACTION PLAN) FOR SUCCESSFUL SOCIAL MOVEMENTS ARE YOU WORKING TO CHANGE UNJUST SOCIAL SYSTEMS? DO YOU WONDER IF YOUR WORK IS MAKING A DIFFERENCE? HISTORY IS FULL OF THE DRAMATIC SUCCESSES OF SOCIAL MOVEMENTS, BUT ALSO OF DISMAL FAILURES. DON’T REINVENT THE WHEEL – LEARN FROM GENERATIONS OF SUCCESSFUL SOCIAL MOVEMENTS. SOCIAL MOVEMENT TRAINER AND VETERAN ELLIOTT.. Read More

Armistice Day and the Tenth Anniversary of Arlington West

Sunday, November 10th marks the tenth anniversary of the Veterans for Peace display called Arlington West, located at the foot of Stearns Wharf. We will have as special guest speakers: Congresswoman Lois Capps, County Supervisor Janet Wolf , COL Ann Wright, Mayor Helene Schneider, Steven Sherrill, Jane Bright, whose son was killed in the Iraq War, former Mayor Marty Blum, and others. We will be lighting 1,000 candles in red.. Read More