Monthly Archives: April 2013

US Developing Guided Tactical Nuclear Weapon for Europe

By Brian Larkin Less than three years after President Obama’s Nobel Prize winning Prague declaration that he would seek “A world free of nuclear weapons” the United States is planning to uprade its tactical nuclear weapons creating a new “guided …

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Network of 2000+ NGOs Support Scotland Leading Way to a Nuclear Weapons Free World

Abolition 2000 Edinburgh / Faslane Declaration Delivered to Faslane Base Commander’s Representative Following a reception hosted by MSPs Bill Kidd and Patrick Harvie at the Scottish Parliament yesterday where the former Mayor of Hiroshima and Chairman of the Middle Powers …

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Abolition 2000 Edinburgh/Faslane Declaration: From a Nuclear Free Scotland to a Nuclear Weapon Free World

Following its Annual Assembly in Edinburgh Abolition 2000, a network of over 2000 organizations in more than 90 countries world wide working for a global treaty to eliminate nuclear weapons, of which the Peace and Justice Centre is a member, …

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Political context of Scrap Trident

Taken from a report by Brian Larkin on Scraptrident given at  Abolition 2000  AGM today in Edinburgh. As in many countries peace groups in Scotland have been working away for nuclear disarmament for many years. But the situation in Scotland …

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EPJC Letter to Alex Salmond on NATO & US Bases

On the eve of tomorrow’s historic Scrap Trident march Peace and Justice Centre Coordinator Brian Larkin called on First Minister Alex Salmond to reconsider its position on NATO and US Bases in Scotland. Dear Alex, I wanted to thank you …

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Be There, Be in the Square Saturday! And at the Gates of Faslane Monday

Thousands expected on Demo Saturday 13 April Scotland has unhappily hosted nuclear weapons for 50 years. Let’s send a message to the world this weekend. The people of Scotland don’t want these abominable nuclear weapons. Not in Scotland. Not in …

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EPJC says Cameron Wrong: Korea Nukes not Threat to UK: Scrap Trident Demonstration & Blockade 13 – 15 April

Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre Press Release: For Immediate Release Anti – Trident Groups Say Cameron Wrong, N Korea Nukes not Threat to UK; Scrap Trident Coalition to Demonstrate 13 – 15 April As David Cameron visited FaslaneNaval Base today …

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