Work for peace and disarmament

Last edited 28 April 2014 at 1:36pm

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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Czech's Son of Star Wars protest set to enter third week

A group of Czech Greenpeace activists are set to begin their third week occupying the site of a proposed US 'Son of Star Wars' base in the Czech republic...
Posted by louise - 9 May, 2008 - 16:54

The curious tale of Israel's nuclear whistleblower

Four years ago Israeli nuclear whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu was released from jail having served 18 years inside. Yet this month the Israeli government...
Posted by louise - 25 April, 2008 - 17:20 -

Greenpeace podcast: Aldermaston and airports on the airwaves

Welcome to our very first Greenpeace podcast! It's going to be a fortnightly affair, so make sure you subscribe. In this episode, we head down to...
Posted by bex - 4 April, 2008 - 12:08

50 years on, still campaigning for peace

Thousands joined hands to surround Aldermaston base on Easter Monday On the Easter weekend of 1958 - a few weeks after the birth of CND - thousands of...
Posted by bex - 2 April, 2008 - 11:23 -

Deep Green: Ecology? Look it up! You’re involved

With reflections on the roots of activism, environmentalism, and Greenpeace’s past, present, and future, here's Rex Weyler - author, photographer,...
Posted by bex - 1 February, 2008 - 13:46

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