Another letter from Kabul

This is the second installment from Maya Evans, Coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence UK, who wrote to us from Kabul where she is currently leading a small delegation of women UK peace activists.  Maya spoke in an Edinburgh Peace and Justice …

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Letter from Kabul

Maya Evans, Coordinator of Voices for Creative Nonviolence UK wrote to us from Kabul where she is currently leading a small delegation of women UK peace activists. Maya spoke in an Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre Speakers Series talk after …

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EP&JC Key Role Organising Scrap Trident Protest

30 November saw the biggest protest against nuclear weapons at the UKs nuclear weapons base in a decade as nearly 1500 people converged on the Faslane naval base on the Gareloch, 30 miles north of Glasgow. The Peace and Justice Centre played …

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P&J Exhibition of Syrian Childrens Art Moves to Glasgow

Light Against Darkness: An Exhibition Syrian Refugee Childrens Art was organised by the Peace and Justice Centre with the Childrens War Museum and ran from 21 October to 12 November at City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, University of Edinburgh Chaplaincy …

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Why Red Poppies and Not White Sold @ Parliament?

Scottish WILPF distributed almost 400 poppies in the Scottish Parliament to MSPs, staff and guests during this week. Due to Scottish parliamentary rules they were neither allowed to sell the poppies or ask for donations. John Mason MSP topped up …

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First World War’s Divergent Voices 1st November and 2nd November

This Saturday and Sunday 1st & 2nd November.  2:30pm. National Library of Scotland This Saturday and Sunday the Scottish International Storytelling Festival makes space for the voices of those who questioned and opposed the First World war in a live performance …

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War Resisters International Conscientious Objectors (CO) Alert

The following update is courtesy of http://wri-irg.org/news/alerts   CO-Update Bimonthly email newsletter of WRI’s Right to Refuse to Kill Programme War Resisters’ International, 5 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DX, Britain; tel +44-20-7278 4040; fax +44-20-7278 0444; email co-update-editor@wri-irg.org Subscribe/ Unsubscribe To subscribe, you can …

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Syrian Child Refugee Art Exhibition in Edinburgh 21 October – 12 November

An exhibition of 166 paintings and drawings by Syrian refugee children, organised by the Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre, will take place at City of Edinburgh Methodist Church and Edinburgh University Chaplaincy from Tuesday 21 October through Wednesday 12 November …

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News from Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign

Articles from SPSC website & Facebook Two ‘dangerous’ figures passed away – Marion Woolfson commemoration & Auschwitz survivor Hajo Meyer Zionist ‘Project Fear’ urges Scottish Jews to ‘keep their bags packed’ to leave for Israel Anthropologists join boycott of Israel …

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It’s Time for Amazon to Come Clean on their Energy Use!

Peace - While competitors move toward renewable energy, Amazon.com refuses to share data on its energy use or environmental impact. Tell Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to come clean about Amazon’s electricity footprint. It’s pretty amazing! No matter where we are or …

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