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Nuclear submarines for Australia?

April 2, 2020
Retired UK navy commander turned antinuclear campaigner Robert Green discusses a push to convince the Australian government to invest in nuclear submarines.
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We spend billions on nuclear weapons. Let’s fund the NHS instead

April 1, 2020
The increasing cost of Coronavirus will require decades to recover. Meanwhile, the UK’s Trident nuclear weapon system remains on Continuous At Sea Deterrent patrol costing some £2 billion a year and
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Earthwise interviews Rob Green, retired Co-director of the Disarmament and Security Centre

March 4, 2020
Nuclear weapons proliferation by the US, threats to Iran from the US and Israel, 'small' nuclear weapon on US submarine in the Atlantic: The Doomsday Clock has been moved to 100 seconds to midnight.
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The Peace and Disarmament Collection is delivered to the UC archives

March 3, 2020
International peace and disarmament campaigners – former UC Arts Peace Studies lecturer Dr Kate Dewes ONZM and former Commander Robert Green RN (Ret’d) – have donated the archives of the Christchurch
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It is the Trident submarine captain, not the UK PM, who “presses the button”.

December 16, 2019
Although the Prime Minister makes the decision to fire, it is actually the Trident captain who has the ultimate responsibility of deciding if turning his ‘Captain’s Key’ is justified and lawful.
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World-changing peace campaigners donate collection to UC archives

November 1, 2019
University of Canterbury archivists and researchers are welcoming an exciting new acquisition donated by renowned international peace campaigners to the Macmillan Brown Archives
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World-changing peace campaigners donate collection to UC archives

November 1, 2019
University of Canterbury archivists and researchers are welcoming an exciting new acquisition donated by international peace campaigners to the Archives Collection of UC’s Macmillan Brown Library
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Interview: Disarmament and Security Centre

August 20, 2019
War! What is it good for? And indeed, what is it good for? The words of this protest song may very well be relevant even today. I interviewed Mrs Lucy Stewart of the Disarmament and Security centre.
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THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT: NEW ZEALAND AND STUDENT ACTIVISM

August 6, 2019
In 2019 'GENERATION ME' has hit the stage, letting everyone know how lazy and self-obsessed they are. But could there be more to the story, and are they closer to their elders than we think?
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European Nuclear Disarmament Newsletter, Issue 5

July 1, 2019
END Newsletter, featuring Commander Robert Green's new book and a joint letter on the Iran situation.
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