Peace

“Give Peace a Chance”

Sat, 05/07/2014 - 13:00 - 17:00
Town/City: 
LIVERPOOL.

Afternoon of workshops. Proposed workshop topics– Conscientious Objectors then and now; First World War Art; Anti-violence project; Ecumenical Accompaniment in Palestine; Singing with the Liverpool Socialist Choir; Meditation and movement.

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29th London Multifaith Pilgrimage for Peace

Sat, 14/06/2014 - 09:30
Town/City: 
LONDON.

See website for details.

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Routes to Peace - Annual Big Sing for Peace.

Fri, 13/06/2014 - 12:00 - 15:00
Town/City: 
BRADFORD.

Come and join hundreds of children and community members singing for peace in City Park, Bradford. Workshops for children will be offered in cultural venues across the City Centre, including the Peace Museum. The ‘Big Sing’ will also be a warm up for the Bradford Festival which commences later the same day!

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Gandhi Foundation Sponsored Walk

Sat, 05/07/2014 - 14:30
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Join us for a sponsored walk to raise funds for the Gandhi Foundation. Meet at at 2.30pm at Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JP. We will walk from the Gandhi statue in Tavistock Square (WC1H 9JP) to Kingsley Hall, Bromley by Bow (EC 3HJ) where Gandhi stayed in 1931. Please endeavour to arrive by 2.15pm. The walk will take in the Inner Temple where Gandhi studied to be a lawyer and a number of other sites associated with him and the peace movement in general. The walk will be approximately 6 miles in length and it is moderately flat, though it will be along pavements, so trainers are advised.

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Fellowship of Reconciliation, England AGM.

Sat, 12/04/2014 - 10:30
Town/City: 
OXFORD

We are delighted to announce that the speakers this year will be Jo Berry and Hans Ulrich Gerber. All are welcome, although you must be a member to vote. Please arrive by 10:00 so we can start promptly at 10:30.

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Anniversary of Milton Keynes Peace Pagoda

Sun, 22/06/2014 - 10:30 - 15:30
Town/City: 
MILTON KEYNES.

The programme will include a Buddhist ceremony, multi-faith peace prayers, speakers on anti nuclear and non-violent actions, and an afternoon multi-cultural celebration. Lunch will be provided for everybody. We hope to see you there and many thanks for your support.

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Pax Christi Annual General Meeting.

Sat, 24/05/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
LIVERPOOL.

Speaker a is writer and campaigner Symon Hill who will address the theme Campaigning for peace in a digital age: different tools, same principles. Open to all.

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Security and Defence: What does the Church say?

Thu, 08/05/2014 - 19:30
Town/City: 
OXFORD.

Followed by questions and discussion. Speaker: Bruce Kent, Vice President of Pax Christi.

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Manchester Campaign Day

Sat, 06/09/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
Manchester

Bringing campaigners in the North West together to challenge the arms trade on our doorstep.

More information nearer the time!

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Public Speaking training

Sat, 24/05/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
London

Come along to this skill share workshop to learn more about the art of public speaking and to prepare for any upcoming actions!

More information coming soon.

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Skills for Creative Action

Sat, 12/04/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
London

Join Stop the Arms Fair London for a day of skill sharing and brainstorming for new and exciting ways to take action. A great way to meet new people and discover some tricks of the trade!

More information coming soon.

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Corporations, conflict and community resistance

Sat, 22/03/2014 - 10:00
Town/City: 
LONDON.

A day of inspiring talks starting at 11am, interactive discussions and cultural activism. The conference is open to everyone with an interest in learning more about the new frontlines of war and how to address them.
Preceded by the War on Want AGM at 10am.
At 8pm there will be an evening of international music and performance, featuring the latest trends in Arabic reggae and dub with the best spoken word poetry around.

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Commonweal Lecture - Civil Resistance the rise and rise of nonviolent action

Thu, 13/03/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
Bradford

Michael Randle is giving this years annual Commonweal Lecture - Civil Resistance the rise and rise of nonviolent action at the University of Bradford Small Hall on 13th March at 6pm.
There's also other events in Bradford to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Peace Studies at the University : http://www.bradford.ac.uk/ssis/peace-studies/news-and-events/

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Celebrating The Life Of Howard Clark.

Sat, 17/05/2014 (All day)
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Howard Clark, nonviolent activist and writer, died suddenly on 29 November 2013. There will be a meeting in central London to celebrate his life. If you plan to come, please contact CelebratingHoward@post.com for further details. Alternatively, write to Celebrating Howard, c/o Peace News Trustees, 5 Caledonian Road, Kings Cross, London N1 9DX.

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NONVIOLENCE AND LAW.

Tue, 11/02/2014 - 19:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

London Pacifism and Nonviolence Discussion Group meeting.
The meetings are at the same time and place on the second Tuesday of every month.
One aspect of this topic is that pacifists, like anyone of conviction and conscience, are liable to find themselves up against the legal structures of the society they live in - given the nature of these societies. How can pacifists deal with this?

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The Economics of Killing Book Discussion.

Thu, 30/01/2014 - 18:00
Town/City: 
LONDON

Speaker Vijay Mehta.

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The Economics of Killing Book Discussion.

Thu, 23/01/2014 - 18:00
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Speaker Vijay Mehta.

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33rd Annual Grand Peace Fete.

Sat, 05/07/2014 - 14:00
Town/City: 
Faringdon, Oxon

Fete with stalls, games, children’s activities, dancing, teas, curries, live music, all in a beautiful garden setting. Free Entry. Disabled parking. Accessible.

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Libya: a happy ending that wasn't.

Mon, 03/02/2014 - 18:30
Town/City: 
LONDON

Speaker: Dr Florence Gaub, Chair: Dr Toby Dodge. The lecture will cover post-2011 Libya and ask key questions related to post-conflict reconstruction, security sector reform and transitional justice. What can we learn for future cases of regime change? How can security be built without external security provision? What are the factors that facilitate or impede political transitions?

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How Do Peace & Socialism intersect? Lessons from Past and Present

Sat, 08/11/2014 - 19:30
Town/City: 
LONDON

Speaker: Dr Kate Hudson. Kate, General Secretary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, has held that post since 2010, having previously been Chair of the campaign since 2003. A leading anti-nuclear & anti-war campaigner nationally & internationally, she is the author of 'CND Now More Than Ever: The Story of a Peace Movement'.
Times 7.30 Buffet (please bring something if you can) 8.00 Talk & discussion, followed by social ending.

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Free entry. Voluntary donations invited.
Wheelchair Accessibility: 
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