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Issue 12: May 2016 – the EUROPE issue

In the EUROPE issue of The Young Quaker…

  • The EU: the arguments – and how to undermine them – from both sides of the In/Out    debate.
  • First hand account of violence in Europe – a volunteer based in Calais reports.
  • European treaties & bodies explained.

PLUS news and updates from our Trident and Mental Wellbeing Concerns, our travelling Friend and YFGM’s fundraiser.  We hope you enjoy this latest issue!

Issue 11: Feb 2016

In this issue of The Young Quaker

  • Remember that time when we all went to Peru?

Quakers from around the world all met in Peru for the Friends World Committee for Consultation.  Tas shares his pics, Kristin shares her thoughts and Jenny shares her diary from the week.

  • Rici reports from Meeting for Sufferings where the talk is of the Refugee Crisis, the long-term framework and Quakers as a Low Carbon Sustainable Community.
  • And more from the Peace Issue: Laurence describes the Lucas Plan – a radical model from the past that could help create a peaceful future.

 

Read Feb’s issue online.

Issue 8: February 2015

In this issue of The Young Quaker:

  • Updates on YFGM’s two newly adopted Concerns;
  • A developing employment dispute at Friends House;
  • YFGMers speak out about who they’ll be voting for in the UK General Election in May.

Plus: advice on how to get prepared for the General Election, an internship opportunity and a new column!

Read it here:

TYQ – Feb 2015