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Johnson, Rebecca

Obituary: Helen John: 30 September 1937 – 5 November 2017

Rebecca Johnson remembers an indefatigable


Trident opposition in Scotland puts UK under pressure

In May 2007, Scotland elected a minority government committed to getting rid of Trident.

NPT: a launchpad for nuclear abolition?

Next steps for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty


North Korea's nuclear fart

It might have been described in North Korea as a “happy” test, but North Korea's nuclear explosion on 9 October was deeply sad.

Faslane 365 - sustained pressure at the nuclear chain's weakest link

Faslane 365 is a grass -roots campaign to mobilise public opinion and action to oppose Trident and prevent any commitment to further nuclear weapons.

Make the NPT work for peace

Most of the nations of the world have joined the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), which has its seventh Review Conference in New York this month.