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Bike ride for Palestinians banned

Tower Hamlets Council feared event would breach International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-semitism


Hiroshima–Nagasaki fast and actions

Anniversary of nuke bombings marked around the world


Kings Bay Ploughshares 7 trial starts 21 October

Anti-nuke activists face 25 years in prison


Over 100 arrests in the run-up to DSEI

Hundreds block arms fair for nine hours on'No Faith in War Day'



On 27 August, the US air force announced that B-2 Spirit stealth bombers, airmen and support aircraft had been deployed to RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire.

Israeli refuseniks

Maya Brand-Feigenbaum, 18, was released from prison on 27 August after serving two sentences, 25 days in all, for refusing military service in the Israeli Defence Force (IDF).

Julian & Chelsea

There are strict rules, but you can write letters (not cards) to these two political prisoners.

Please write (using white paper only!) to the US whistleblower:

SJOKK in Aberytwyth

Radical choirs make waves in Aberystwyth


Denbighshire discuss military recruitment in schools

UK condemned as international outlier on child recruitment


A flavour of the Arabic world

Barbara Lindsay