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Quakers stand alongside victims of racist policies

Quakers in Britain have responded to the global unease about recent political developments around the world with a clear statement asserting that, “Humanity needs leaders of integrity and conscience, ready to be held to account by individuals and institutions, national … Continue reading

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Civil partners denied marriage ceremonies

News Release from Quakers in Britain 23 July 2014 Civil partners denied marriage ceremonies News that the conversion of civil partnerships to marriage will entail an appointment at a register office and not a marriage ceremony has outraged and disappointed … Continue reading

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Economic inequality in Britain

Recent national Quaker statement on economic inequality and benefit cuts.   It starts “Quakers in Britain commit ourselves to action to redress the growing inequality of wealth and income in our country” and concludes “As we long for a society of … Continue reading

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