ANNUAL PARTY & FUNDRAISER Friday December 2, 2016            St. John’s Episcopal Church                          Festivities start at 7:00 p.m.       74 Pleasant St., Arlington, MA                        $15 donation requested   This is a Pot-Luck Dessert… Read More

Standing Rock Statement

Thank you to our very own Michael Sullivan for being a integral part of setting up the Veteran’s tent at Standing Rock. Statement from VFP National: Veterans For Peace Statement in Support of the Pipeline Resistance at Standing… Read More

Globe Article: Warriors Celebrating Peace, Not Themselves

vets for peace

Pat Scanlon and other members of Veterans for Peace were interviewed for this excellent article in the Boston Globe. So proud of our veterans who have seen the horrors of war, and now commit themselves to peace. It… Read More

About Smedley VFP

Veterans For Peace is both a local and national organization dedicated to the abolishment of war. Our local chapters, the Smedley Butler Bde, and Samantha Smith’s work closely together to advance Peace and educate people to the perils… Read More

Why Smedley?

Smedley Butler  -from Wikipedia, all citations included.   Smedley Darlington Butler[1] (July 30, 1881 – June 21, 1940) was a United States Marine Corpsmajor general, the highest rank authorized at that time, and at the time of his death the most… Read More