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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.


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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!

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TYQ – Feb 2015

Issue 7: October 2014

In this issue of The Young Quaker:

  • News from Quaker protests at the British Museum
  • What happened at Yearly Meeting Gathering, the largest gathering of British Quakers in years
  • A report back from the YF(GM Free) weekend about Mental Health

Plus: news from Palestine, lots of reasons to visit Georgia in 2015, and a job ad from Geneva.

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Issue 6: YMG Special Issue out now!

It’s 50% longer than normal and it’s full of all the latest news and comment written for, by, and about young Quakers. It’s the new Yearly Meeting Gathering Special Issue of The Young Quaker!

With information about our last YFGM, at Woodbrooke; the YF(GM Free) that happened at Yealand in June, and forthcoming events for young Quakers, as well as news and editorials about George Fox University’s discrimination towards Jayce Marcus, and the ongoing conflict in Palestine, this issue is a great one!

Read it online here – TYQ – Aug 2014 (PDF, 904 KB) – or come and pick up a copy at Yearly Meeting Gathering!

Issue 5: May 2014

This issue of The Young Quaker is truly international!

Inside you can find news about Quakers on the high seas, reflections from Pendle Hill Quaker Study Centre in the US, and a report from the EMEYF Spring Gathering in Macedonia. Closer to home, Diana Jeater talks about her forthcoming Woodbrooke course, Doing Good, Doing Bad?’ and Julian Wood explains what it means to be a Qunitarian.

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TYQ – May 2014

Disability Activists Meet Employment Minister

This article is from the new October 2013 issue of The Young Quaker. You can read the full issue here.

By Sam Barnett-Cormack

Several weeks ago, on the 10th of September, I spent a day in London. This wasn’t some recreational trip, nor was it for work. I’d been asked to join a campaigning associate for a meeting with a minister in the current coalition government.

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