Work for peace and disarmament

40 years ago the international community got together and agreed to work towards eliminating nuclear weapons. But these terrifying weapons of mass destruction are still with us. Greenpeace believes that it’s time for the nine nuclear countries - including Britain - to start serious negotiations to reduce and eventually eliminate their nuclear arsenals, and focus instead on the real challenge facing the world - building a safer, greener future for us all.

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Protesters in Gezi Park, Istanbul

Home at last in Istanbul

I have been living in Istanbul, in Taksim, for the last year and a half. This weekend I felt at home here for the first time. Against the tense backdrop and...
Posted by Jen Maman - 5 June, 2013 - 14:16
The Rainbow Warrior sunk after being bombed by the French in 1985

Remembering the Warrior

Today is the 27th anniversary of the 1985 bombing of the Rainbow Warrior by French secret service agents here in Auckland harbour. That is a long time ago now...
Posted by hayley.baker - 10 July, 2012 - 10:16
The dove of peace and the rainbow

Two bullets per person: the trillion dollar military spending club

What would you do with $1,738 billion (US dollars)? If you were told you had to spend it this year on making people safer, what would you spend it on? $1...
Posted by Kumi Naidoo - 18 April, 2012 - 08:57 -

Iran nuclear crisis needs ‘disruptive diplomacy’, not shock and awe

Kumi's blog was originally published by IPS, before the Istanbul summit took place. Disruptive diplomacy may be the only way out of the Iran-Israel...
Posted by Kumi Naidoo - 16 April, 2012 - 17:33 -

Does Trident announcement mark a new Lib Dem broken promise?

A while back I got a letter from the Lib Dems telling me "Trident will not be renewed this parliament - not on a Liberal Democrat watch”. This ran though my...
Posted by louise - 18 May, 2011 - 16:32 -

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