People and Power

  • February 14, 2008

    The High Court will today hear the judicial review of the Serious Fraud Office's decision to end its investigation into alleged corruption by BAE Systems in recent Saudi arms deals. Campaigners want to bring the arms giant to account.

  • February 12, 2008

    The first opening of the Australian Parliament after the election of Prime Minister Kevin Rudd’s Labour Government has proved a historic moment in the history of Australia – with an apology finally being made to indigenous people.

  • February 11, 2008
  • February 9, 2008

    "Transformations in conflict resolution – the changing role of non governmental public actors in post war reconstruction and peace building processes"

  • February 8, 2008

    Lambeth Palace has been bracing itself for harsh morning headlines, after the Archbishop of Canterbury was widely interpreted as calling for the incorporation of Muslim Sharia law alongside English law. But is that what he said?

  • February 8, 2008

    Only a small number of the refugees arrested in a controversial police raid on Central Methodist Mission in Johannesburg, South Africa, remain in jail, according to the bishop there. Appeals went to Desmond Tutu for help.

  • February 6, 2008

    National ecumenical charity Church Action on Poverty is urging people to take on the life of someone who has been refused asylum, for a week during Lent, in order to understand what it is like to be in their shoes.

  • February 5, 2008

    This practical training programme will help participants develop understanding of and skills in the spirituality and practice of non-violence and generate conversations with each other about creating

  • February 5, 2008

    This practical training programme will help participants develop understanding of and skills in the spirituality and practice of non-violence and generate conversations with each other about creating

  • February 5, 2008

    This practical training programme will help participants develop understanding of and skills in the spirituality and practice of nonviolence and generate conversations with each other about creating a