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Transform now!

Ploughshares activist Megan Rice first speaker at new Peace & Justice Centre

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'Don't Bank on the Bomb'

Scottish campaigners target financial institutions

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Scottish anti-NATO coalition formed

Activists mobilise to pressure SNP

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Obama and the NPT: our nuclear future

The upcoming Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) review conference could be the beginning of the end for nuclear weapons.

Anti-Trident activism and Scottish party politics

Four years ago the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP), in coalition with the Greens, formed a minority Scottish government.

Compromise on killing

Why does CND advocate military spending?

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Ban bomb book

A new book, Trident and International Law: Scotland’s Obligations was launched on 1 February. The launch took place at the Scottish parliament and was hosted by Bill Kidd MSP.

Faslane Friendship

In early December, members of Trident Ploughshares, Helensburgh CND and the Faslane Peace Camp braved freezing temperatures to hold a vigil at the gates of Faslane Naval Base in solidarity with the

Anti-Trident campaigners paint Scottish court

Immediately after being fined £500 for blockading Faslane two women painted their judgement on the walls of the Dumbarton court building.