This year has thrown us in the deep end of the unknown, but two things have remained constant: peace activism and militarism. …


Photo from Los Angeles Times (Peter Nicholls/EPA/Shutterstock)

We are 2 days away from a general election in the UK, which is pretty monumental, but did you know that NATO held a summit in London last week? More specifically, the 3rd and 4th of December?

For those who may not be aware, NATO stands for the North Atlantic…


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BAE subsidiary Bofors, Eurosatory 2018 — Jill Gibbon (photo by Ricky Adam)

Between September 2nd and 7th 2019, Jinsella and I (Melina) took part in a week of protests held outside the ExCeL centre in east London. We even hosted a party to launch the week of protests called Finger Guns Only! …


We love to categorise. We categorise our laundry, we categorise our music, we categorise our politics, we categorise our sexuality — hell we even categorise our living organisms (you’re either made up of animal cells or plant cells, you can’t be both Booboo). It comes as no surprise then that…


The Kyoto Protocol and the Paris Agreement are the two “Big Boy” climate change treaties from the 2000s. Have they been working as efficiently as we need them to?

https://www.scoopnest.com/user/chelseahandler/870439370729246720-trump-is-pulling-out-of-the-paris-climate-accord

The unfortunate short answer to the question above is: no. Not really anyway. In this day and age, there’s no way you can deny that the climate is changing, rapidly, and not necessarily in a positive or progressive way. …


http://americanfreepress.net/u-s-taliban-begin-peace-negotiations/

Remember 2001? The first Harry Potter film had come out, the iPod made its international debut, we had successfully survived the year 2000, and on a personal side note, I broke my left elbow in Ivory Coast — all in all, very exciting stuff.

Unfortunately, 2001 is also the year…


Today is special: not just because I had the DOPEST tuna panini ever (honestly…like where have these been all my life…), but because today is Martin Luther King Day! …


When you hear the words “Palestine Solidarity Campaign”, you think of a group of people trying to work against the machine — a David and Goliath type of confrontation if you will. No matter how hard they try, politics and bureaucracy cuts their movements short.

But the year 2019 is…

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