Workshop: Full Spectrum Counter-Recruitment


Speakers shared effective strategies for reaching the young people who are potential candidates for military service. Tried-and-true methods combine creativity and ingenuity to express the truth about the Armed Forces and the ongoing conflicts youth are recruited to fight. Presenters also examined efforts to demilitarize public schools and counter military tactics of using digital and online gaming platforms to reach kids. Speakers: NATASHA ERSKINE, VFP Board of Directors GARY DAVID GHIRARDI, National Network Opposing the Militarization of Youth CHRIS VENN, San Pedro Neighbors for Peace & Justice – SPNPJ HART VIGES Part of the VFP 2020 Online Convention


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