WW1 Centenary

WW1 Centenary Peace

Submitted by Claire on Tue, 01/12/2015 - 11:03

Elist for all peace groups organising events to coincide with the centenary of WW1. Email mail@networkforpeace.org.uk and ask to be added to the list.

WW1 Books from Housmans

Submitted by Housmans Bookshop on Mon, 01/09/2014 - 11:45

Books on the First World War stocked at Housmans Bookshop - available direct from the shop!
http://www.housmans.com/

'This Evil Thing'

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 20:00 - Sat, 30/09/2017 - 20:00
Town/City: 
Hull

Michael Mears' acclaimed solo play about Britain's WW1 conscientious objectors.

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Organiser is an NFP member

'This Evil Thing'

Mon, 25/09/2017 - 19:30 - Tue, 26/09/2017 - 19:30
Town/City: 
Cardiff

Michael Mears' acclaimed solo play about Britain's WW1 conscientious objectors.

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Organiser is an NFP member

This Evil Thing

Fri, 28/04/2017 - 20:00
Town/City: 
NOTTINGHAM

Performed by Michael Mears.

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Organiser is an NFP member

Bristol Victims Of The Somme

Tue, 01/11/2016 - 12:00
Town/City: 
Bristol

The Remembering The Real World War 1 group will lay a wreath in The Dings Park, St Philips in honour of Alfred Jefferies, the only man from Bristol who was shot for desertion during World War 1, and h

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Organiser is not an NFP member

Opposition to the First World War

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 19:30
Town/City: 
Kingston

A talk by Dr Rupert Gude of Tavistock, curator of the acclaimed exhibition The Challenging Road to Peace since the First World War.

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Organiser is an NFP member
Wheelchair Accessibility: 
Fully accessible.

The industrialisation of war: lessons from World War I

Submitted by SGR on Thu, 07/04/2016 - 12:45

New article from Scientists for Global Responsibility - focused on how science and technology contributed to the carnage of World War I.

Refusing to Kill exhibition until end of 2016

Fri, 15/05/2015 - 10:30 - Sat, 31/12/2016 - 15:30
Town/City: 
LONDON.

Launched at its Open Day on May 15 the Peace Pledge Union’s new exhibition Refusing to Kill, is now open to the public, with a new website Remembering the Men Who Said No and an interactive map about

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White Feather Diaries

Submitted by QPSW on Thu, 19/02/2015 - 11:55

A Quaker project publishing the diaries of those who opposed WWI. To refuse to kill is a cause worth dying for.
http://whitefeatherdiaries.org/

Arming All Sides

Submitted by CAAT on Tue, 04/11/2014 - 12:06

Arming All Sides explores the making and selling of weapons during the First World War, and the workers and activists who united to call for peace and disarmament. It draws parallels with the arms trade today, and offers opportunities for action against the arms trade.
Find out more at armingallsides.org.uk.

World War 1 school resources

Submitted by QPSW on Wed, 24/09/2014 - 10:11

Quaker Peace & Social Witness has produced two new resources for peace education: Conscience (primary school-focussed) and Conviction (secondary school-focussed). Printed copies are £5 each.

The World is My Country

Submitted by Peace News on Wed, 17/09/2014 - 11:33

A visual celebration of the people and movements that opposed the First World War
http://theworldismycountry.info/

Opposing World War One: Courage and Conscience

Submitted by Claire on Mon, 01/09/2014 - 11:43

An information briefing about conscientious objection and peace activism in the First World War.

Antimilitarists remember world war one

Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 10/06/2014 - 12:00

Over the next four years, this page will advertise events and initiatives that peace and antimilitarist movements across the world are undertaking to around the hundred-year anniversary of World War O

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