Members of the Dalton State University Peace and Justice group asked American Friends Service Committee to put together an event that would educate students and faculty about the realities of military service and the recruitment process. For those that don’t know DSU is not only a major target for military recruiters, the school has many Iraq/Afghanistan veterans enrolled in classes.
So we organized an event entitled, “Veterans Speak Truth”. We were honored to be able to have Iraq War veteran and form Marine Corps recruiter Chris Raissi and
During the question and answer session a rather large young man in the back raised his hand and identified himself as an
After we left the college we took the opportunity to flyer downtown Dalton with, "Be the Change" Youth Convergence brochures.