Editorial

Editorial In this issue we feature the voices of young people. The theme in every case is the state of our environment, and their fears for the future. How are we to respond to their fears, and our own? How do we maintain hope?  What does faithful action look like at...
The Peter Jones Peace Prize

The Peter Jones Peace Prize

The Peter Jones Peace Prize Ayah Anwer, The Friends School Peace its own prize The Peter Jones Peace Prize is held annually at Friends’ High School. It’s a writing competition in which students submit poems, reflections, essays or speeches that reflect on what peace...
Reflection on the Raising Peace Festival

Reflection on the Raising Peace Festival

Reflection on the Raising Peace Festival Wies Schuiringa,  New South Wales Regional Meeting Some things seem like a good idea at the time and then grow into a substantial enterprise. Early 2020, Quakers were invited to join a small group of peace organisations in...
Challenging War Stories

Challenging War Stories

Challenging War Stories     Adrian Glamorgan, West Australia Regional Meeting There is something disturbing about reading news coverage which brings war closer to our consciousness, with not even a few words on how peace might also be built.  The presumption...