War and the Environment

The information in this post was compiled by activists from Edinburgh Stop the War for use as a presentation to a discussion at the 2019 Edinburgh World Justice Festival.    The largest polluter The largest industrial military in the history of the world, the US military is also the single biggest polluter on the planet. If the Pentagon were a country, it would be the … Continue reading War and the Environment

Remembering Iraq

In 2005 Edinburgh Stop the War held an exhibition of photographs taken in Iraq by Annette Lamont and David Lynn.   The photographs were taken in Baghdad and Takri between February and April 2003; a period that covered the lead up to the US-UK attack and invasion and the impact of the attack itself. Annette and David were among 40 ‘Human Shields’ who stayed in Iraq … Continue reading Remembering Iraq

TO YEMEN WITH LOVE

Saturday 15th June 2019 | Glasgow School of Art 20 Scott Street, Glasgow G3 6PE https://www.toyemenwithlove.org/ An event in Glasgow full of poetry, music, art, Yemeni culture, as well as speakers highlighting the situation in Yemen. Food: Cafe opens 12 noon: Yemeni inspired food & stalls To Yemen With Love: Main event: 3.00pm – 6.00pm Glasgow School of Art 20 Scott Street, Glasgow G3 6PE … Continue reading TO YEMEN WITH LOVE