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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!
Grassroots organiser needed...
We are hiring! We're looking for a @CooperationTown Regional Organiser in the north of England.
We are especially looking for people based in communities in Greater Manchester and around Middlesbrough or Birmingham. Deadline 7 Nov. Info on https://tinyurl.com/CoopTownJD2021. Please share.
New blog post from Martin Levy author "Ban the Bomb" a book of interviews with Michael and Anne Randle
Read @ProfPRogers latest blog post on our website https://www.commonwealnonviolence.org/blog/the-9-11-attacks-and-the-start-of-endless-war
Here's @ProfPRogers, Commonweal trustee, hosting the inspirational book launch for Angie Zelter's book Activism for Life, 'a memoir reflecting on a life dedicated to #activism and nonviolent protest'.
Video, 59 mins
#protest #nonviolence #policingbill
Why we need MORE peaceful #directaction:
'It has fallen to our generation to unite & fight for a truly free press, equality, freedom from racism – & above all, the right for our children to have a future...'
#PolicingBill #COP26 #BLM #reclaimthesestreets
By raising the nuclear stockpile ceiling to 260, the British government is increasing its nuclear stockpile by 40% and potentially sparking a new nuclear arms race. This is in complete disregard of the TPNW and a threat to peace. We cannot allow this to go ahead!
RIP Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet, who has died at the age of 101.
'When guns are roaring ... the Muses have no right/to be silent!'
#LawrenceFerlinghetti #peace #pacifism #poetry
For the musical peacemongers among you...
Hope the holidays have been as harmonious as possible for you all.