truth

  • December 13, 2017

    Gambia’s truth commission bill, to be debated on 13 December 13 2017, is an important opportunity to shed light on human rights violations committed during the rule of former President Yahya Jammeh, Human Rights Watch says.

  • September 30, 2017

    Thousands of Quakers across Britain are marking the eleventh annual Quaker Week to invite people to discover the faith that shapes their way of life. World Quaker Day is also on Sunday 1 October.

  • August 5, 2017

    Amid nations' increasing uncertainty and insecurity, Quakers in Britain say that inequality has become vividly apparent. More than a thousand Quakers meeting for their annual gathering, said, "We are distressed by the trashing of our planet, and angry at the greed, ruthlessness, lies and violence which blight the lives of so many."

  • June 18, 2017

    The scale of the devastation caused by the Grenfell Tower fire is gradually emerging.

  • March 7, 2017

    As World Council of Churches staff gathered yesterday for four days of planning, they reflected on their work in the world’s many modern contexts and envisioned their role in the future.

  • March 3, 2017

    As a direct result of Britain's decision to leave the EU, an internationally acclaimed orchestra is leaving Britain due to uncertainty as to the residency rights of its foreign play

  • January 12, 2017

    TS Eliot is the poet of endings and beginnings and of the paradoxes which dwell within that cycle.

  • November 18, 2016

    The 2016 season of remembrance is over. But the challenge of how to remember well never leaves us.

  • May 6, 2016

    The newly re-landscaped garden at Friends House is a welcoming space for reflection, say Quakers in Britain. With planting and design inspired by a poem by Waldo Williams, it speaks of Quakerism, of peace, equality, simplicity and truth.

  • April 12, 2016

    Tax, rightly levied and honourably accepted, is an instrument of justice.