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We share #nonviolence resources & solutions, to inspire, inform & connect ordinary people who have had enough of violence.
2018 was our 60th anniversary!
Take action at the DSEI arms fair in September to #StopArmingIsrael!
‘Take action at the Excel Centre during the #StopDSEI week of action and demand a two-way arms embargo between the UK and Israel!’
#militarism #disarmament #integrity
Get discounted tickets to a new play about the life and work of activist Howard Zinn!
The Time Of Our Lies, Park Theatre, London, 30 July-10 Aug, 2019
#theatre #HowardZinn #activism #militarism #democracy #history #WWII
Tracy-Ann Oberman and Miriam Margolyes to star in Park Theatre’s new season | Official London Theatre
The Park Theatre's new season has been announced, and it includes two world premieres, two UK and London premieres and West End and Broadway revivals.
More activist success from around the world this week. Let’s keep playing our part in the UK too #solidarity
‘This victory is for my ancestors. It’s for our forest & future generations. And it’s for the whole world.’
#WaoraniResistance #climate #Ecuador
Ecuador tribe's victory in legal battle over selling ancestral Amazon land is upheld | The Japan Times
A court in Ecuador has upheld a ruling that prevents the government from selling land in the Amazon rainforest to oil companies, a move activists call…
PRESS RELEASE: Waorani People Win Historic Appeal Against Ecuadorian Government
Final Verdict Protects a 1/2 million Acres of Amazon Rainforest from Oil Drilling
Read here: https://t.co/N1NgXH40yF
These photos show a soldier visiting a children’s nursery in #Lincolnshire on Friday to mark #ArmedForcesDay by inviting children to wear his body armour, with approval from the nursery’s management. This is one of the most shocking examples of #everydaymilitarism we’ve seen.
To be an ‘advanced’ society – and to show future generations the care they deserve – we need to nail this.
More at https://t.co/QOSmursJhx
#SocialChange #circulareconomy #resources #futureproof #MondayMotivation #MondayThoughts
Some good social and environmental news from around the world to fortify us in our activism.
#PositiveNews #ConstructiveJournalism #activism
What went right? January-June 2019 – Positive News
Fed up with news of political chaos? Here's our roundup of 20 top stories of progress from 2019 so far
The exhibition Life, Peace and Nothing else features work by 9-year-old Iranian artist Kimiya on ‘the importance of #peace for all inhabitants of the earth, especially #children’.
Opening Thurs 11th July 5.30–7pm at @PeaceMuseumUK, Bradford.