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Ffos-y-fran opencast CO2

"If this is allowed to happen

Cor Gobaith: Chorus of Hope

It's Sisyphean, this peace and justice task.

A welcome on the hillside; arrest by the loch-side

Fresh from a speaking tour that included a warm welcome in Wales, US peace activist Bruce Gagnon was extended the full hospitality of the British state at Faslane nuclear submarine base in Scotland

All aboard the Peace Boat! Heddwch to heiwa via Faslane

In July, twenty European young people met to represent their nations at Faslane 365.

Aldermaston Atomic Mind Blower

On 8 June two women from mid- Wales were arrested at a cocktail party. Drunk and disorderly? How very dare you!

I am become DEFRA...

On 26 July, Shambo, a temple bull from Skanda Vale Hindu community near Carmarthen, was taken for slaughter by the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), after testing posi

A culture of peace at National Eisteddfod

This National Eisteddfod of Wales took place in Flintshire from 4 to 11 August. As usual, among the hundreds of stands was Pabell Heddwch - the Peace Tent.

All-Wales Peace Festival: reconciliation and building trust

On 22 September, from noon till midnight, the Galeri in Caernarfon hosts Gwyl Heddwch Cymr (the All Wales Peace Festival).

An elected voice for peace

At 25, Bethan Jenkins may be our youngest Assembly Member but she is a seasoned peace and justice activist.

Paving stones best left in the road: G8 protests in Germany

The Welsh International Sector Network, which works for peace, justice and global citizenship, funded 8 people to attend the anti-G8 demonstrations in Germany.