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Air base blockade marks death of life-long peacemaker

Campaigners bring drilling rig to Westminster

One-man blockade halts warhead

Knighton residents to initiate private prosecution of Defence minister over Trident

Lisa Cumming reports on the West Yorkshire Nonviolent Network's event 'How will peace be built in Syria?'

Climate campaigners threatened with jail receive suspended sentences


by Natalie Shanklin

How will the outcome of the EU referendum affect war and peace issues?

by Summer Camp folk

Relax, reflect, reconnect, re-energise!

by Rupert Gude

100 years on from the battle of Jutland, exposing war propaganda

by Andrea Needham

An excerpt from a brilliant new direct action memoir

by Andrea Needham

An environmental campaigner reflects

From the Blog

by PN | 19 Feb, 2016

A job advert from Quaker Peace & Social Witness

by PN staff | 26 Jan, 2016

New book marks 20th anniversary of land-mark anti-arms trade action

by Wretched of the Earth Bloc | 6 Jan, 2016

An important perspective on last November's 'People's March for Climate, Justice and Jobs'

by PN staff | 2 Dec, 2015

Pictures from 3 demos against UK airstrikes on Syria and further information and actions you can take.




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The World Is My Country

As part of our project to celebrate the people and movements that opposed the First World War, Peace News has published a series of posters (produced by Emily Johns) and the stories behind them (written by Gabriel Carlyle). Excerpts of four of these are printed below. The posters and accompanying book are available to buy here. For more information, see The World Is My Country.

Tools and Resources

Published by Peace News, Jan 2016.

A 100-page booklet celebrating key figures and events from the First World War anti-war movement.