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How Far Away Are We from a World Free of Nuclear Weapons?

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 12:32pm
Sat, 08/12/2018 - 19:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Leytonstone

Speaker: Stephanie Clark. The world has lived with the threat of nuclear war for over 70 years.

External URL:  https://newsfromnowhereweb.wordpress.com/about/ Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Epicentre, West Street, Leytonstone, E11 4LJ Contact:  Enquiries 0208 555 5248 Wheelchair Accessibility:  yes

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The future of peace, disarmament and conscientious objection: A discussion

Fri, 30/11/2018 - 12:01pm
Thu, 13/12/2018 - 18:00 - 20:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Leeds

In 2016, the Labour party announced that it would establish a Minister for Peace and Disarmament (MPD) if it formed the next government.

Organised by:  Conscience Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Free Venue:  Beechgrove room, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT Contact:  Bookings: http://tinyurl.com/yagbxx3j

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Rethinking Human Rights: a southern response to western critics

Thu, 22/11/2018 - 11:19am
Thu, 06/12/2018 - 18:30 - 20:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London Postcode:  WC2A 2AE

This event marks Human Rights Day, observed every year on 10 December – the day the United Nations General Assembly adopted, in 1948, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

External URL:  http://www.lse.ac.uk/Events/2018/12/20181210t1830vSZT/rethinking-human-rights Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building LSE Contact:  020 7405 7686

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Commemorating African Jubilee Year 1987-88

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 12:19pm
Mon, 26/11/2018 - 18:00 - 20:45 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Today, the concept of Black History Month (BHM) is very much embedded within the British cultural calendar. But how many know the history of how it came about?

External URL:  http://bit.ly/AJYat30 Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Price:  free Venue:  City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London SE1 2AA

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Croydon Peace Council re-launch event

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 11:25am
Thu, 15/11/2018 - 19:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Croydon

The re-launch of the once thriving Croydon Peace Council will take place on Thursday 15th November at Ruskin House, from 7.30-9.30.

Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member

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Croydon Peace Council re-launch event

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 11:24am
Thu, 15/11/2018 - 19:30 - 21:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Croydon

Are you a CND member in Croydon? If so, or are interested in finding out more about our campaigns, please come and support the re-launch of this CND group.

Organised by:  London Region CND Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  Ruskin House 23 Coombe Road CR0 1BD Contact:  For any enquiries, contact info@londoncnd.org or phone 020 7607 2302

Celebrate the Peace - with active remembrance

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 1:37pm
Sun, 09/12/2018 - 15:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Stockport

Songs and readings to mark the end of WWI followed by Candlelit vigil for peace.
Due to limited space please book via Eventbrite

Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Stockport War Memorial Art Gallery Wellington Rd S, Stockport SK3 8AB

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TPNW, the need for the UK to sign, how and why

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:50pm
Sat, 24/11/2018 - 10:30 - 16:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Want to learn more about the Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons? Are you interested in nuclear disarmament and intrigued by feminist perspectives? Yes? Then come to WILPF Autumn seminar.

External URL:  http://www.wilpf.org.uk/2018-uk-wilpf-autumn-seminar/ Organised by:  WILPF Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  The event will be free with a suggested donation of £10 towards lunch. Venue:  Salvation Army Hall, 70 Mare Street, London, E8 4RT Contact:  020 7250 1968

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The Murderers are Amongst Us/ The St Pancras Rent Strike

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:40pm
Sun, 11/11/2018 - 11:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Berlin in 1945 after Germany's defeat in the war. The former military surgeon Dr. Hans Mertens stumbles down the street, drunk.

External URL:  http://socialistfilm.blogspot.com/ Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Price:  £10, concessions £8. Annual members £6/£4. Sorry no credit cards. Venue:  Bolivar Hall, 54 Grafton Way, London W1T 5DL. Contact:  lsfc@gmail.com 020 8734 3094.

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The Lemon Tree.

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:33pm
Sun, 09/12/2018 - 11:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

A screening of a film about a Palestinian widow whose lemon grove is threatened with destruction when an Israeli Defense Minister moves into the neighbourhood and deems the trees a security risk.

External URL:  http://www.socialistfilm.blogspot.com Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Price:  £10/£8. Sorry no credit cards. Venue:  Bolivar Hall, 54 Grafton Way, London W1T 5DL. Contact:  lsfc@gmail.com 020 8734 3094

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'A Radical History of the World'

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:24pm
Wed, 12/12/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

With Neil Faulkner.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

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The Left Case Against the EU

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:19pm
Sat, 08/12/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

With Costas Lapavitsas.
With Brexit negotiations reaching a crunch point by December, join us for what will no doubt be a fascinating discussion on what lies ahead for European politics.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

AUTONOMY NOW present: 'Great Anarchists' with Ruth Kinna

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:15pm
Fri, 30/11/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Launch of new pamphlet series from Dog Section Press.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

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'Marx Returns'

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:12pm
Wed, 05/12/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

'Marx Returns' a book launch and discussion with Jason Barker, Alberto Toscano and Matthew Beaumont

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

'Corbyn: The Resurrection' with Steve Bell

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:09pm
Wed, 21/11/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

In Corbyn: The Resurrection, Steve has curated an unmissable selection of his most caustically witty cartoons charting the rise and rise of Corbyn.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

An Outbreak of Peace: Stories and Poems in response to the centenary of the ending of WWI

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 1:04pm
Wed, 14/11/2018 - 19:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Join Arachne Press in celebrating the launch of An Outbreak of Peace Stories and Poems in response to the centenary of the ending of WWI.

External URL:  http://www.housmans.com/events.php Organised by:  Housmans Bookshop Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Price:  Entry £3 redeemable against any purchase Venue:  Housmans Bookshop, 5 Caledonian Road, N1 9DX. Contact:  020 7837 4473

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1918 Armistice Centenary

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 12:58pm
Thu, 01/11/2018 - 00:00 - Thu, 15/11/2018 - 00:00 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

100 Years since they told us it would be the last war.
A series of films and talks to commemorate the centenary of the end of World War One.
Most screenings are free but donations are welcome.

External URL:  http://www.sandsfilms.co.uk/centenary-of-the-1918-armistice.html Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Sands Films Studio Theatre, 82 St Marylebone Street, SE16 4HZ

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Conscientious Objection Remembered – Free Workshop

Wed, 31/10/2018 - 12:34pm
Sat, 10/11/2018 - 14:30 - 16:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  London

Would you like to find a hidden story of men who didn’t fight in World War One?
Would you like to know how men claimed exemption from conscription in World War One?

External URL:  http://www.networkforpeace.org.uk/www.conscientiousobjectionremembered.wordpress... Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Venue:  Marcus Garvey Library, 1 Philip Lane, London, N15 4JA,

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Community Concert for Peace

Tue, 30/10/2018 - 11:43am
Sat, 10/11/2018 - 18:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Preston

The Community Concert for Peace, organised by the One Voice Community Choir, is to mark the centenary of the first Armistice Day in 1918.

Member:  Organiser is not an NFP member Price:  Tickets £5 (£1 for under 16yrs) Venue:  Gujarat Hindu Society South Meadow Lane Preston, PR1 8JN Contact:  Tickets here: http://tinyurl.com/yd97mw8x Email: leaders@onevoice.org.uk Email: marketing@onevoice.org.uk

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PPU & CAAT benefit gig

Tue, 30/10/2018 - 11:40am
Thu, 08/11/2018 - 19:30 Regular event?:  This is not a regular event Town/City:  Northampton

Join Dan Plews and Aortas to raise funds for the Peace Pledge Union and the Campaign Against Arms Trade.
For the music, donations of £5 or more, all proceeds to CAAT.

Member:  Organiser is an NFP member Venue:  The Lab 95-97 Charles Street Northampton, NN1 3BG Contact:  Email: dan@aortas.org.uk Email: thelabnorthampton@gmail.com

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