Join your local Hiroshima & Nagasaki Memorials

From Scottish CND: 72 years ago atomic bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, destroying the cities and killing hundreds of thousands of people. It is particularly important to remember the real effect of nuclear weapons this year when the UN have just adopted a treaty to make nuclear weapons illegal all over the world. Please come along and support one of these local events. Aberdeen Aug 6th, 12 … Continue reading Join your local Hiroshima & Nagasaki Memorials

Yemen – The Forgotten People

UN House Scotland and SCISA invite you to the Conference Yemen – The Forgotten People, to be held at the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation, High School Yards, Infirmary Street, EH1 1LZ, Edinburgh. Date: 18th May 2017 Time: 17:00 – 20:45 In the light of the UK involvement in the Yemeni conflict as well as insufficient media attention devoted to the crisis unravelling in the … Continue reading Yemen – The Forgotten People

We Are Many film showing

Wednesday 3 May 2017, 7.00pm CCA, 350 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, G2 3JD Book you ticket here: (only 100 seat capacity) On 15th February 2003, more than 30 million people, in over 800 cities across the world, protested against the impending war on Iraq – a war that served as a pretext to geo-political gain for the superpowers. Produced and directed by Amir Amirani, We … Continue reading We Are Many film showing

Stop arms sales: Stop all the bombing: Stop Trump’s drive to war

Edinburgh Stop the War is supporting the protest called by the Campaign Against the Arms Trade and Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre on Wednesday 19th April at the Scottish Parliament. The protest highlights the role that Scottish firms play in the production of the arms that are currently devastating the Yemen. The protest is taking place at a very critical time. Sixteen years of the … Continue reading Stop arms sales: Stop all the bombing: Stop Trump’s drive to war

International Conference: 8th October

Stop the War Coalition is organising an international conference marking fifteen years of the “War on Terror” and the founding of the Stop the War Coalition. Sessions include: Chilcot and the next steps for the movement • Armed and dangerous: foreign policy after the US elections • The Middle East: endless war? • Will the new Cold War turn hot? • Killing by remote control: … Continue reading International Conference: 8th October

Locations for Scrap Trident Demos

21 locations confirmed for flash-demos on Saturday 16th July Aberdeen – The Castlegate Ayr – Cafe Nero Biggar – Corn ExchangeDumbarton – Town Centre Dumfries – Market St Dundee – Albert Square, Burns Statue East Kilbride – Bus Station Edinburgh – The Mound, Princes St – outside Quaker Meeting House – Yes Hub, Liberton Dams Glasgow – Top of Buchanan Street Hamilton – Top Cross … Continue reading Locations for Scrap Trident Demos