Gerry Condon

Gerry Condon serves on the Board of Directors of Veterans For Peace (VFP). 

Articles by this author

Pro-Guaidó police officers walk around Altamira distribuitor on April 30, 2019 in Caracas, Venezuela. Through a live broadcast via social media, Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido called for a military uprising against the government of Nicolás Maduro. (Photo: Carolain Caraballo/Vizzor Image/Getty Images) Views
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
This US-Backed Rightwing Coup Attempt in Venezuela Must Be Condemned
I am watching the cable news coverage of the latest escalation of the U.S.-orchestrated attempted coup in Venezuela. And I am disgusted. As far as I can tell from checking out a broader variety of news sources, the violent protests called by self-proclaimed president Juan Guaido are relatively...
Read more
Views
Friday, January 18, 2019
The Wall, The Endless War, and the Troops Who Pay
The suicide bombing in Manbij, Syria which killed up to twenty people, including two U.S. soldiers, a State Department employee, and a defense contractor, adds to the tragic toll of the war in Syria, said to be in the hundreds of thousands. ISIS has taken credit for the Manbij bombing, but they...
Read more
Views
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Veterans Call on US to Sign Nuclear Ban Treaty
On July 7th, 2017, the United Nations (UN), in a historic decision, approved a legally binding instrument to ban nuclear weapons, the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons . Months of negotiations involving over 130 countries began in March of this year, culminating in a final draft endorsed...
Read more