The hidden war in Yemen – lobby your MP

Britain has been breaking national and international law by selling arms to the Saudis. It sold £2.8 billion worth of arms to this hideous dictatorship since it began its savage bombing campaign in Yemen last year. The UK government is also providing direct military assistance to Saudi Arabia in this campaign. There are UN reports of Saudi war crimes committed against the civilian population of … Continue reading The hidden war in Yemen – lobby your MP

Report from a campaigning workshop

The Scrap Trident Coalition was invited to run a workshop at the RIC conference held in Edinburgh on 20 February 2016. The workshop began with a brief introduction from representatives of Scottish CND, Edinburgh CND, Scottish Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom, Trident Ploughshares and the Stop the War Coalition who work together in the Coalition. The 80 or so people attending then split … Continue reading Report from a campaigning workshop

Statement on Prevent

STW and Scotland Against Criminalising Communities welcome the support that members of the Scottish Government have given to the anti-war movement. However, we note that the Scottish Government is now proceeding rapidly with the implementation of Prevent. We also note that despite the importance of Prevent and its potential impact on Scottish Society it has not been on the agenda for this weekend’s SNP conference. … Continue reading Statement on Prevent