Can War Ever Be Justified? University of Leeds, 8th February, 19:00-21:00

Join Leeds Coalition Against War (LCAW) for a philosophical discussion on the justifications of war and the responsibilities of states towards refugees. The talk will be taken by two University of Leeds lecturers, Dr. Mollie Gerver and Dr. James Souter. For this discussion, Dr. Gerver will propose some philosophical debates surrounding the justifications of war. Can war ever be justified? Who is justified in going … Continue reading Can War Ever Be Justified? University of Leeds, 8th February, 19:00-21:00

Four Stop the War protests in seven days in Leeds By LCAW2, on December 5th, 2015

In a week which has seen the horror of the British state partaking in yet another imperial war in the Middle East, there has also been mass protests against militarism and resistance from below which gives hope – huge demonstrations of thousands of people in London, Bristol, Manchester and so on – and in Leeds we have had four anti-war protests in the last week … Continue reading Four Stop the War protests in seven days in Leeds By LCAW2, on December 5th, 2015

Report of #StopBombingSyria rally in Leeds on Saturday 12 December By LCAW2, on December 13th, 2015

Saturday 12 December saw 120+ march against Syrian war through Leeds, to a good response from Xmas shoppers. The weather was horrible. Unison had its banner there. Frances Jones (former chair of Leeds Coalition Against the War) spoke, as did former MEP Michael McGowan, Steve Johnston, Sally Kincaid (another former chair of LCAW), Iain Dalton and Andy Brammer.   Continue reading Report of #StopBombingSyria rally in Leeds on Saturday 12 December By LCAW2, on December 13th, 2015

Report of Rage Against War in Leeds, 20 Feb 2016 By LCAW2, on March 11th, 2016

After many weeks of planning, the Leeds Coalition Against the War group turned out on Saturday 20th of February to protest the bombings in Syria under the banner slogan Rage Against War. Accompanied by many members of the public keen to fight the cause a stall was set up outside Leeds City Art Gallery, selling badges, raffle tickets etc to raise funds for PAFRAS [Positive … Continue reading Report of Rage Against War in Leeds, 20 Feb 2016 By LCAW2, on March 11th, 2016