Jubilee

  • November 24, 2019

    Churches across the Korean Peninsula will mark the year 2020 as a 'jubilee year' and as they commemorate 70 years since since the Korean War, religious leaders are pledging to redouble  their ongoing efforts for stronger peace and reunification.

  • September 2, 2018

    At a time when politics is becoming increasingly polarised and antagonistic, it is easy to understand why well-meaning people could find the idea of centrist politics attractive.

  • November 16, 2012

    Occupy Wall Street has launched a ‘Rolling Jubilee’ of debt cancellations, in a “people’s bailout” campaign to wipe out millions of dollars of toxic debt.

  • August 29, 2012

    Hundreds of activists across the UK are signing up to a new Jubilee for Justice call for countries afflicted by debt.

  • August 16, 2012

    Last week, Jubilee Scotland organised a conversation on economic alternatives and motivating people for change at the 2012 Festival of Spirituality and Peace. Here Simon Barrow revisits an earlier article he wrote for The Guardian on the real meaning of "jubilee".

  • August 10, 2012

    The need to restructure the economy and redefine banking in terms of community and environment is being stressed at the Festival of Spirituality and Peace.

  • August 8, 2012

    Jubilee Scotland is taking part in the Festival of Spirituality and Peace in Edinburgh this year, with an event discussing the call for a new Jubilee.

  • December 8, 2011

    Jubilee Debt Campaign, the successor organisation to Jubilee 2000, has called for a cancellation of many of the debts owed between European countries.

  • March 29, 2010

    Imagine what our world would look like if instead of money as currency, our communities were based on the trading of chickens. In this world of chicken trading it would be very obvious if one person’s ‘wealth’ of chickens was dramatically more than that of someone else, says Jonathan Dorsett

  • June 6, 2007

    On the opening day of the G8 summit, leading international debt cancellation advocacy groups declared that the deal leaders negotiated 2 years ago has not solved the debt crisis. They also issued a strong call to the G8 to stop the activities of 'vulture funds'.