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The World is My Country individual posters and broadsheets

As part of its First World War centenary project, The World is My Country, Peace News has produced a series of ten colour posters and eight poetry / song broadsheets, celebrating key figures and events from the First World War anti-war movement.

Featuring the distinctive graphic art of Emily Johns
, they tell a history of police raids and clandestine printing presses, disobedient soldiers and feminist peace initiatives, Maori princesses and striking German munitions workers (see below for links to all ten posters).

Ordering and costs

Posters cost £2.50 each, poems and songs cost £1.50 each. Posters are 42cm wide by 59.4cm high. Broadsheets are 35cm wide by 60cm high. Postage and packing for up to 20 posters is £6 for the UK, £9 for Europe and £15 for outside Europe. View more details and select your posters below.

You can also purchase:

an accompanying 100-page booklet

Poster 1 - The great case of Bodkin v. Bodkin


£2.50

Poster 3 - Alice Wheeldon was a prophet


£2.50

Poster 4 - The Women’s Peace Crusade, 1916 – 1918


£2.50

Poster 5 - Te Puea


£2.50

Poster 6 - Armin Wegner, 1916 - 1918


£2.50

Poster 10 - The Banning of Bertie


£2.50

Poem 3 - Wedi Cad, Coludd ar Ddrain


£1.50

Poem 4 - Brixton Jail, 1918


£1.50

Poem 5 - A wide path leads to war, a narrow path leads home


£1.50

Poem 6 - I cannot, my friend, kill my brother


£1.50

Song 2 - Anonymous


£1.50