NHS not Trident

Yorkshire

Yorkshire CND is proud to be working with Build Back Better, a coalition which campaigns for a new deal that protects public services, tackles inequality in our communities, provides secure well-paid jobs and creates a shockproof economy which can fight the climate crisis. Our role within the coalition is to raise awareness that the huge sums of money spent on […]

Coronavirus, Racism & War

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On the 15th anniversary of the London Bombing 7/7 Cheshire Stop the War along with with the newly launched Cheshire West People's Assembly will be hosting a discussion around the Coronavirus, racism and war. The last two decades of reckless Western military intervention has created conditions globally for Covid 19 and racism to thrive. The BAME community, often at the […]

CAAT webinar: Arms Trade 101 and Intersecting Issues

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Hosted by Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) UK, this webinar will explore how the global arms trade intersects with other key issues of our time, including racism, colonialism, climate (in)justice, and militarised policing. The event will start with poetry from Yemeni poet Amina Atiq, based in Liverpool and move into our panel, chaired by Demilitarise Education's Melina Villeneuve. Joining me […]

Virtual Event

2020 World Conference against A and H Bombs – webinar

Yorkshire

With the Hibakusha, Let Us Achieve a Nuclear Weapon-free, Peaceful and Just World - for the Future of the Humankind and Our Planet To register email: intl@antiatom.org International Meeting (webinar-1000 participants + YouTube) August 2 (Sun): 10:00am (JST) ~ 2 hours & a half Report from the Organizer Report from the Hibakusha Session I: Cooperation for the abolition of nuclear […]

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Leeds CND meeting (Zoom)

Yorkshire

Local organising meeting for Leeds Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament currently meeting on Zoom due to social distancing. Meetings are kept to an hour and all are welcome. Yorkshire CND is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Leeds CND Meeting Time: June 16, 2020 06:00 PM London Every month on the Second Wed, until Sep 9, 2020, 5 occurrence(s) […]

A Brief History of British Imperialism: From Slavery to the Special Relationship

Yorkshire

A Brief History of British Imperialism: From Slavery to the Special Relationship Weds 15 July | 18:30 Online - Register Here Organised by: Stop the War Coalition Facebook Event » Speakers: Emy Onoura Co-author of Great War to Race Riots and lecturer on Black British history Salma Yaqoob Stop the War Patron and activist Chris Nineham, Author of The British State: A Warning and […]

After Trinity: 75 years of resistance – webinar

Yorkshire

‘We were unwilling, unknowing and uncompensated participants in the world’s largest science experiment,’ Tina Cordova, a New Mexico “downwinder” and leader of the Tularosa Basin Downwinders’ Consortium. RSVP 16 July 2020 is the 75th anniversary of the first nuclear explosion, code-named “Trinity”. The race to build nuclear weapons culminated in the Trinity test in south central New Mexico in the US, […]

Bradford: 75 Years is Enough!

Centenary Square, Bradford Centenary Square, Bradford, Yorkshire

Registrations are now closed as we have no more spaces for further participants. In Bradford we are calling for 75 local citizens, be they campaigners, supporters, local councillors or religious and civic leaders to form a peace symbol in the city centre to mark out Bradford as a city of peace. Will you join us? On the 16th of July […]

UK Attachments to Nuclear Power – CND webinar

Yorkshire

Why is the UK government so addicted to nuclear? Nuclear weapons and nuclear power share several common features. In fact, the UK’s first nuclear power stations were built primarily to provide fissile material for nuclear weapons during the Cold War. The development of both the nuclear weapons and nuclear power industries is mutually beneficial. And now it appears that the […]

Peacestock 2020 – virtual event

Yorkshire

On July 18th, 2020, the 18th Annual Peacestock: A Gathering for Peace will take place virtually at 1pm via Zoom. Register here. 2020 Speakers What is Peacestock? Peacestock is a mixture of speakers, activists, and musicians. Peacestock features timely topics and seeks speakers who are well respected on those topics. Browse the archives of previous Peacestock festivals for reference, and watch video of our speakers. Where […]