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UofG students criticise conscription

16th February 2024

It has been over 60 years since military conscription ended, and with tensions across Europe continuing to escalate, just how likely is it that British citizens will be called up for military service in the UK? Is the military just trying to strike some fear into British citizens, or is this just an empty threat? ...

The environmental cost of war 

15th February 2024

Military activity has devastating impacts on the planet; global ceasefire is crucial for each other and for the environment.  The environmental impact of military activity is huge. Extinction Rebellion reported that global military activities account for 5.5% of global emissions, while the aviation industry accounts for only around 2%.  Fuel consumption makes up a large ...