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Nuclear Weapons

Setsuko speaks

A statement by a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, a hibakusha


The ban is here

Nuclear ban treaty will become law on 22 January


Nuclear ban treaty will become law on 22 January 2021

Nuclear weapons states applied enormous pressure to try and stop the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, recalls Janet Fenton.Image


What if they can’t keep a nuclear missile sub continuously out at sea?

Dave Cullen talks to PN about the Nuclear Information Service's recent report on the UK's nuclear weapons upgrades 



NIS uncovers N-secrets

We celebrate the 20th birthday of a little-known but vital part of the peace movement


Hiroshima-Nagasaki 75

Anniversary of atom bombings marked around the UK



Hiroshima & Nagasaki 75 years

The Bomb was not ‘a last resort’ argues Milan Rai


‘The most important election in history’ — Chomsky on Trump

A powerful Democracy Now! interview on the risk of a coup in the US, the climate crisis and the nuclear arms race


Editorial: What does ‘decolonising history’ mean? And does it matter?

We need to remember the real history of Britain's nuclear 'deterrent' argues Milan Rai


How to ban bombs and influence people

Scottish CND's Janet Fenton reports from the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons' Paris Forum, which took place pre-lockdown from 14 - 15 February