Peggy Martin Smith

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Peggy Martin Smith was an Illinois State Rep.

World Peace Council

Peggy Martin Smith had a connection to the Soviet front World Peace Council.

The first official World Peace Council conference[1]in the U.S. was the Dialogue on Disarmament and Detente held January 25-27, 1978, in Washington, DC.

It was sponsored by a small committee including and World Peace Council Presidium member Communist Party USA functionary and Amalgamated Meatcutters Union vice-president Abe Feinglass.

Attendees included Katherine Camp, International President of the Women's International League for Peace & Freedom, Rep. Ron Dellums, [[International Association of Machinists]] and Aerospace Workers president William Winpisinger, Edith Villastrigo, legislative director of Women Strike for Peace, Illinois State Representative Peggy Martin Smith and Connecticut State Representative Irving Stolberg.

References

  1. Information Digest Vol XI #4 2/24/78, pp.62-65