Honk Parade 2018

Report Back On Honk! Parade And Octoberfest In Harvard Square-Sunday October 7th -Thanks To Smedley Honk! Marchers and Octoberfest Booth Volunteers Special thanks to Dan H. and Jain R-H for bringing materials, etc. over from the wilds of Quincy… Read More

Report back on return of ”Midnight Voices,” September 20th

On the night of September 20th, a small but appreciative audience attended the return of ‘Midnight Voices” after the August break to Friends Meeting House in Cambridge. Usually I don’t moan and groan over light attendance but given the… Read More

Report On “Pardon Whistle-blower Reality Leigh Winner” Stand-Out In Davis Square, Somerville -September 20th

On September 20th at the Davis Square MBTA stop in Somerville supporters of Russian military intelligence interference with the 2016 U.S. elections whistle-blower and veteran Reality Leigh Winner held a “Pardon Reality” stand-out. This was our first pardon effect… Read More

Sept. 6th March and Standout

On Sept. 6th the Smedley Butler Brigade of VFP marched from Park Street station through downtown crossing, to South Station for a stand out. We handed out leaflets informing folks of deaths in Yemen resulting from Raytheon’s weapons…. Read More

Report On July 19th “Midnight Voices” Event

No Midnight Voices in August we will start up again on the Third Thursday in September on the 20th Yes, the nighttime is the right time. That was true Thursday night July 19th at the Friends Meeting House in Cambridge as we held the fourth Midnight Voices event… Read More

Mass Peace Action – Civil Disobedience & Arrests

  Civil Disobedience & Arrests Doug Stuart, Ray Ajemian, and Homer Franck attended the Mass Peace Action demonstration on May 27th.  The event comprised of a 1 hour demonstration on the main street in Lexington Center and Green… Read More

Memorial Day People Campaign Veterans’ War Economy Encampment

Memorial Day, May 28th 2018 and the day that followed: https://youtu.be/mU5AtJRe9nA     Encampment on Boston Common   https://patch.com/massachusetts/beaconhill/common-folk-poor-peoples-campaign-camps-out-near-state-house   Memorial Day Monday and Tuesday  May 28-29 Near Boston Common, and the State House Set up at noon,… Read More

A New Day – Organizing to Change US Policy on Israel and Palestine

70 YEARS OF NAKBA Stand Up for Gaza  –  Stop the Killing   Remembering and Resisting: Palestinians and their allies are marking 70 years of Nakba, the ethnic cleansing of Palestine since 1948.   Saturday, May 12 11:30 –… Read More

THE BATTLE FOR VETERANS’ HEALTH CARE

Please join Veterans and their caregivers for a special Veterans’ Healthcare Town Hall, Book Party and Discussion of: THE BATTLE FOR VETERANS’ HEALTH CARE: VA Challenges, Opportunities and Strategies for Change! Speaker: Suzanne Gordon, Health care journalist, patient advocate… Read More

Save the VA Standout