Scotland Wide Teach In

April 16th 12 – 4pm Join this Stop the War Coalition Scotland national teach-in at the Scottish Youth Theatre, on April 16th. REGISTER HERE IN ADVANCE Speakers include: Isobel Lindsay, Scottish SND Lindsey German, Convenor of Stop the War Coalition Tariq Ali, Author and broadcaster Vijay Prashad, Executive Director of the Tricontinental Institute for Social Research Bill Ramsay, SNP CND Group Rob Ferguson, Stop the … Continue reading Scotland Wide Teach In

March 6th – Edinburgh Solidarity with Ukraine

Sunday 6th March is an International Day of Solidarity with Ukraine – called originally by Code Pink, CND and the Stop the War Coalition. This event is coordinated by Edinburgh peace and anti-war groups.  We plan to form a human chain along both sides of Princes street    We will be there in solidarity with the Ukrainian people and with Russian anti-war protestors and we will be calling for … Continue reading March 6th – Edinburgh Solidarity with Ukraine

Update from Stop the War following the Russian invasion

The Russian invasion of Ukraine overnight is a massive escalation in the conflict there. Stop the War is calling for the withdrawal of Russian troops and for an immediate ceasefire. Our statement is here and our resolution for union branches/CLPs here. The danger of war involving nuclear weapons is more real than previously and must be opposed. The real losers will be the ordinary people of Ukraine, Russia, and … Continue reading Update from Stop the War following the Russian invasion

Stop the War Coalition Bulletin

Bulletin – 23/02/22   It is crucially important that the whole of the anti-war movement responds as loudly and effectively as possible to the critical situation in Ukraine. Stop the War has circulated a statement demanding a peaceful resolution to the crisis. We call on Russian troops to be withdrawn, but we are also demanding our government stops sending troops and arms to the region, … Continue reading Stop the War Coalition Bulletin

Stop the War Statement on Ukraine

Stop the War condemns the movement of Russian forces into eastern Ukraine and urges that they immediately withdraw, alongside the resumption of diplomatic negotiations to resolve the crisis. This dispute could and should be resolved peacefully, and that remains the only basis for a lasting settlement, rather than the imposition of military solutions.  That it has not been resolved is not, however, the responsibility of the … Continue reading Stop the War Statement on Ukraine

No War – hands of Ukraine

5pm Russian Consulate Edinburgh then 6pm UK Government Offices Queen Elizabeth House Edinburgh  Demonstrate for the right of people in the Ukraine to build their own future without threats of war. Demonstrate in solidarity with anti-war activists in Russia. Demonstrate in opposition to the UK’s role in the NATO military alliance.  The protest will be at the Russian consulate 58 Melville St, Edinburgh EH3 7HF from 5pm … Continue reading No War – hands of Ukraine

Britain is on the Offensive. We say No!  

  CND North East Scotland Meeting:  Monday, 4th October 2021 from 7:30pm We are delighted to have Kate Hudson the General Secretary of UK CND and one of the foremost campaigners against nuclear weapons and war speaking at this month’s meeting. This year Britain has announced an illegal increase in its nuclear arsenal, sent a naval strike force to the South China Sea and joined a new … Continue reading Britain is on the Offensive. We say No!