Challenging Militarism

CADU call out for action

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

International Day of Action Against Depleted Uranium Weapons – being marked in the UK by Campaign Against Depleted Uranium :
we will hold the Day of Action Against Depleted Uranium Weapons on the Dundrennan Range. We will walk on to the range en masse and release (biodegradable) balloons with messages of solidarity to all of those suffering the effects of toxic wars in Iraq.”
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Drone Wars - Convenient Killing?

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

a talk by Chris Cole, Drone Wars UK. Venue: Quaker Meeting House, Union Walk, Frodsham Street, CH1 3LF 7.30pm start Wheelchair accessible More info Allison 07873125051

Threats to Peace: events since 9/11 and what they mean for the future

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Paul Rogers, Professor in Peace Studies at Bradford University, editor of openDemocracy and consultant for Oxford Research Group.
Part of the 2013 series of Peace Talks, at Bootham School, York, Main Hall 7.30 – 9.00pm For more details: Joyce Pickard, 01904 621179 or e-mail: [email protected]

Stop the War Syria protests

Saturday, August 31, 2013

A national demonstration in London and smaller protests around the country concerned with the possibility of military action against Syria – some of them are listed here http://www.stopwar.org.uk/events?limitstart=0

Syria - Quakers urge nonviolent response

Quakers in Britain today issued a press release calling on “those in power to work with diligence through the United Nations and all diplomatic channels to bring peace nearer. We challenge them to use their resources and imaginations creatively. Please don’t fall into the old trap of thinking that taking any action is bound to be better than doing nothing.

Quaker Vigil at Waddington

Sunday, September 15, 2013

at the gates, from 2.00pm to 3.00pm

Remembrance day

Monday, November 11, 2013

Many people choose to buy and wear white poppies around this time of year. Poppies can be bought in many places, such as Quaker Meeting Houses, and via the internet

Stop the Arms Fair

Saturday, September 7, 2013 to Saturday, September 14, 2013

week of action planned to expose the arms fair taking place in London over that period and to make its business as difficult as possible. http://www.stopthearmsfair.org.uk/

Drones Week of Action

Saturday, October 5, 2013 to Saturday, October 12, 2013

http://dronecampaignnetwork.wordpress.com/ The Drone Campaign Network is organising the third annual Week of Action on drones to promote understanding and resistance to the growing use of drones and remote warfare. The Drones Week of Action is also part of the International Keep Space for Peace Week.

Keep Space for Peace week

Saturday, October 5, 2013 to Saturday, October 12, 2013

highlighting the deadly connections between military satellites and drones that are killing hundreds and hundreds of innocents in Afghanistan, Pakistan, and on the African continent. http://www.space4peace.org/

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