Forthcoming events

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Fri, 24/02/2017 - 00:00
No More Fukushimas!
LONDON.

Weekly vigil, 10am-12.30pm, outside the Japanese Embassy 101-104 Piccadilly, London W1, in solidarity with Japanese anti-nuclear protestors. Organised by Kick Nuclear, and Japanese Against Nuclear UK. Held every Friday since August 2102.

Kick Nuclear, Japanese Against Nuclear and CND.
Info David, 020 7607 2302 or www.januk.org
This is a regular event
Fri, 24/02/2017 - 00:00
Oxford International Women's Festival
Oxford

An annual festival celebrating women's achievements & solidarity.
Various events around Oxford.

This is not a regular event
Fri, 24/02/2017 - 18:30
The Rosary for the Oppressed
LONDON

Come along and pray the Rosary with us for those who are persecuted for exposing the truth about corruption, crimes against humanity or for their political ideas or faith.
Last Friday of each month Closest tube station Manor House, buses 29, 141, 341

London Catholic Worker House, Giuseppe Conlon Hall, 49 Mattison Rd. Harringay, London N4 1BG
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Contact details: ecosophia@hotmail.co.uk or 079 927 259 363
This is a regular event
Sat, 25/02/2017 - 13:00
‘Noam Chomsky’s The Responsibility of Intellectuals, 50 years on’
London

Contributors include:
Noam Chomsky (live video link from Arizona, USA)
Nicholas Allott (co-author of Noam Chomsky, Ideas and Ideals)
Chris Knight (author of Decoding Chomsky)
Craig Murray (former UK ambassador to Uzbekistan)
Milan Rai (author of Chomsky’s Politics)
Hilary Rose (author of Love, Power and Knowledge)
Neil Smith (co-author of Noam Chomsky, Ideas and Ideals)
Jackie Walker (former Vice-Chair of Momentum)
All welcome.

UCL Cruciform Building Gower Street London WC1E 6BT
This is not a regular event
Mon, 27/02/2017 - 00:00
Fairtrade Fortnight
UK

Join thousands of others across the UK this Fairtrade Fortnight to help our friends, neighbours, colleagues and communities to put Fairtrade in their break and take exploitation out.

This is a regular event
Mon, 27/02/2017 - 19:00
Taxes for Peace Bill Rally
London

We are delighted to welcome Jonathan Cohen and Symon Hill as our speakers for a panel discussion.

Jonathan Cohen is the Executive Director of Conciliation Resources, an independent international organisation which works with people in conflict, to prevent violence, resolve conflicts and promote peaceful societies.

Symon Hill is the Coordinator of the Peace Pledge Union, the oldest secular pacifist organisation in Britain, which has been campaigning for a world without war since 1934.

Bookings: http://tinyurl.com/zggwtw8

Friends House, 173-177 Euston Rd, London NW1 2BJ
Conscience
020 3515 9132
This is not a regular event
Tue, 28/02/2017 - 00:00
Witness and protest at Menwith Hill
NSA Menwith Hill HG3 2RF

There is a witness and protest outside the main entrance to the American base at Menwith Hill every Tuesday evening (6-8 pm). This demonstration has been going every week for nine years. Menwith Hill is on the A59 Harrogate to Skipton road) and nine miles from Harrogate North Yorkshire.

Menwith Hill
caab (at) corner.org.uk facebook.com/caabuk twitter.com/C_A_A_B
This is a regular event
Wed, 01/03/2017 - 00:00
War –Torn Children
Belfast

The exhibition highlights the devastating impact of war on children. It is an initiative of Conflict Textiles and INNATE in collaboration with the Linen Hall Library https://www.linenhall.com/ CAIN (Conflict Archive on the INternet) and Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc (Catalonia), whose photographic exhibition Després de les onades / After the Waves is included. The exhibition launch is open and takes place at 1pm in the Linen Hall Library on 1st March. Mairead Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate, will deliver the keynote address. This will be followed by the, also open, 6pm launch of Margaretta D’Arcy’s book: “Ireland’s Guantanamo Granny” and the publication of a new edition of her book “Tell them Everything.” Phil Scraton (Emeritus Professor of Criminology, QUB), will facilitate a discussion with Margaretta D’Arcy. Open programme during the exhibition includes a guided tour by Roberta Bacic, on Friday 3rd March at 3pm, and an arpillera doll making workshop, facilitated by Roberta Bacic, from 2 – 4pm on Friday 14th April (enquire about booking). See http://cain.ulster.ac.uk/conflicttextiles/search-quilts/fullevent/?id=163

Linen Hall Library, Donegall Square, Belfast.
Merton Library and Heritage Service
This is not a regular event
Wed, 01/03/2017 - 12:00
Global ban lobby of parliament.
London

CND is calling on the UK government to play a constructive role in the negotiations to establish a treaty to ban nuclear weapons, which is supported by more than 120 countries. We have called a lobby of MPs to give you the chance to persuade your member of Parliament. The CND team will be in parliament on the day to give any information or support you may need.

CND
020 7700 2393. http://bit.ly/2jDY12J
This is not a regular event
Wed, 01/03/2017 - 15:00
Ash Wednesday Witness to Nuclear War Preparations @ Ministry of Defence
London

Details TBA. Usually meet at 3pm in Victoria Embankment Gardens Whitehall Section.
We then process into Horseguards Avenue for our witness of prayer and action.

Ministry of Defence, Horse Guards Ave London SW1A 2EX
Pax Christi with Christian CND
Pax Christi UK, +44 (0)20 8203 4884 info@paxchristi.org.uk
This is a regular event