Memorial Exhibit Debuts in Santa Fe

“The exhibit gives us an opportunity to view the horrors of war and know that we must do everything in our power to prevent future wars.” -from the Commentary Book   We had a successful exhibit launch in Santa Fe. The Santa Fe VFP chapter turned out in force to set the exhibit up in […]

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My Lai Memorial Exhibit launched on Our Southwest and West Coast Tour

For details on all events check out host organizations. March 2-4: Santa Fe, Santa Fe Veterans for Peace March 14-17: San Diego, San Diego Veterans for Peace March 24: Fresno, Fresno Veterans for Peace (www.facebook.com/fresnovfp), Peace Fresno (www.peacefresno.org) April 4 – 11: San Francisco, San Francisco Veterans for Peace (www.facebook.com/sf.vfp) April 21-22: Portland, Oregon, Portland Veterans […]

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Funding Support for the Memorial Project Continues to Grow

Our Indiegogo campaign ended on November 5. More than 127 backers now have raised 72% of our $27,000 campaign goal – enough to ensure that the exhibit will be begin touring in March 2017. The breakdown: 59% directly through Indiegogo contributions and 13% through our matching donor, our website and direct donations. We are confident […]

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Memorial Exhibit Display Presented at South Siders for Peace Event

On a hot Sunday afternoon in late September, South Siders for Peace gathered for a picnic in Blue Island, Illinois and in small groups spent some quiet time  to experience some of the My Lai Memorial Exhibit panels. A number of members built sculptural collages and engaged in dialogue with each other and with the […]

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Memorial Project Interactive Art Process – “This is social justice work”

At the First Unitarian Church of Chicago Rev. David Schwartz highlighted the interactive art process at the heart of the My Lai Memorial Exhibit in his sermon on The Varieties of Social Justice Experience “The wooden blocks are 4 inches long, 2 inches square, some thinner: 1 by 2. There are about two dozen of them, one […]

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My Lai Memorial Exhibit to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the My Lai Massacre on March 16, 2018 in San Diego

We are working with the Hugh Thompson Chapter of Veterans for Peace to host the Memorial Exhibit in San Diego on March 16 next year to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the My Lai Massacre. This will be a key event on our first tour through the southwest and up the west coast in the winter and […]

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