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School Students Against War

“If you truly want to determine Britain's state of affairs, you should look to its young people.” Gordon Brown has often expressed this idea. It is time he followed his own advice.

Making peace films

During the summer holidays, I spent four days filming Iraqi Refugee children in Amman, Jordan.

Marjane Satrapi, 'Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood and The Story of a Return'

Jonathan Cape, 2006; ISBN 0224080393; 352pp; £14.99

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Meg Rosoff, 'How I live now'

Puffin 2004; ISBN 0141380759; 192pp; £7.14

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Children speak out

My name is Sonia, I am 12 years old and I am a Muslim. 5 years ago I formed a group called children against the war.

My day of pilgrimage

All morning my mind was flowing with thoughts about the Westminster Interfaith Pilgrimage my parents had told me about. Thoughts such as; `What will I learn out of it?