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Time to Think Beyond the Current Nuclear Weapon Free Zones: Challenges for the Indo-Pacific

Yorkshire

The International Peace Bureau’s Asia working group would like to introduce its next upcoming webinar in light of the campaign for Nuclear Free Zones. Registration for this event is now open and can be accessed here. Speakers are listed below. Ms Sung-hee Choi, Republic of Korea, Gangjeong Peace Network and activist in Jeju Island Mr Shushi Kaiimoto, Japan, General Secretary of […]

Militarism, Climate Change, and Global Dissent

Yorkshire

From 22-25 April 2021, the COP26 Coalition will host From the Ground Up: Taking Action, our second global gathering for climate justice. Join this online session on the militarisation of societies, and the industrialisation of warfare, are major (and often hidden) causes of environmental damage and climate change. The concept of “security” is mixed up with usage of vast resources […]

Bradford CND candlelit vigil to mark TPNW entry into force

Yorkshire

Join Bradford CND for a socially distanced candle lit walk around the lake in Lister Park to celebrate nuclear weapons becoming illegal under international law this year. Join the walk anytime between 8:30pm and 9:00pm at the Norman Arch at the bottom of Emm Lane, please stagger your arrival time so you can keep distant from others. Bradford’s own Peace Artistes Street Band will […]

International Day of Action against Foreign Military Bases

NSA Menwith Hill Birstwith, Harrogate

There will be a protest outside Menwith Hill on 30th April as a part of the International Day of Action against Foreign Military Bases, Menwith Hill Accountability Campaign & Yorkshire CND are organising a demonstration at the US Spy-base at Menwith Hill. There are now over 1,000 bases foreign bases around the world, operating largely outside of the control of […]

#KillTheBill National Day of Action

Yorkshire

Sisters Uncut and the emerging #KillTheBill campaign have called a national day of action against the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill. This legislation, currently in the committee stage, is a massive assault on protest, as well as the further removal of rights for minorities. If anything is happening in your city and town, do get along to it and […]

CND Online Conference: Working for Peace in the Middle East

Yorkshire

Join CND and guest speakers to discuss the current situation in the Middle East and how the peace movement can best campaign for peace in the region. Will the Middle East ever be nuclear-free? And what is the UK’s role in the region? This conference will be joined by speakers such as Sharon Dolev (Director of Israeli Disarmament Movement), Emad Kiyaei (Director of Middle East […]

People’s Assembly National Demonstration

Yorkshire

This government has made it clear it wants working people to pay for the coronavirus crisis. Its pitiful offer to the nurses, the public sector pay freeze, lack of sick pay, while contracts are granted to their friends and cronies tells you that. Meanwhile there are further subsidies to companies while we are facing mass unemployment levels when furlough ends. […]