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12:00 pm National Event for International CO Day @ Tavistock Square
National Event for International CO Day @ Tavistock Square
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
An annual event in recognition of Conscientious Objectors past and present, is coordinated by the First World War Peace Forum, of which Pax Christi is a member. Speakers Selam Kidane (on military service situation in Eritrea) and Hannah Brock of War Resisters International (on situation in South Korea, and new laws in Sweden). There will also …
5:00 pm CO Day Vigil, Edinburgh @ The Mound
CO Day Vigil, Edinburgh @ The Mound
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Our fourth annual International Conscientious Objectors Day Vigil – Peace and Justice, Edinburgh Singing with Protest in Harmony Speakers: Descendants of First World War COs Silence Reading the Names of COs from the WW1 to the present. Collecting post card signatures to support contemporary COs in prison.
6:15 pm Opposing War : Memorial Design Launch @ Quaker Meeting House
6:30 pm O What a Lovely War Resistance & Music – International CO Day Event @ The Peace Museum
O What a Lovely War Resistance & Music – International CO Day Event @ The Peace Museum
May 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Each generation of peace campaigners provides the resources to strengthen the next generation. Join us at The Peace Museum and discover how peace campaigners in the Nineteenth Century produced the songs which encouraged those who opposed the First World War. Their words even inspired Martin Luther King 50 years later. Those generations of war-resisters can …