York Against the War and Quakers in York: INVITATION TO A SERIES OF PEACE TALKS on THURSDAYS

yatwquaker logoInvitation to a series of Peace Talks
Thursdays in Autumn 2014 – 

Quaker Meeting House, Friargate, York, YO1 9RL    7.30 – 9.00pm



Thu 2nd Oct: Love the soldier – hate the war                      

Exploring the militarisation of society      

David Gee,   co-founder of ForcesWatch and former Director of Alternatives to Violence Project, Britain.


Thu 16th Oct: Human Rights:  
Help or hindrance to peace and peacemaking

Paul Gready,  Professor and founding Director of the Centre of Applied Human Rights at York University.


Thu 30th Oct:  Ending the Business of War 

Rafeef Ziadah, Senior Campaigns Officer at War on Want,  human rights activist and performance poet.


Thu 13th Nov: Sustaining Activism – Never Easy

Lindis Percy,   Peace activist since 1980 and co-founder of CAAB  (Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases).


                                            Retiring collection


For more details: Joyce Pickard, 01904 621179

or e-mail: peacenetwork@yorkquakers.org.uk

or see www.yorkquakers.org.uk


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