Trident Ploughshares – Links to other useful websites
Conducts research and publishes information on negotiations and
|Abolition 2000 UK|
For information about AWE Aldermaston.
|Campaign Against Depleted Uranium (CADU)|
|Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases|
|Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND)
Contains a wide range of useful information on UK nuclear issues, including Aldermaston.
|Cumbrians Opposed to a Radioactive Environment (CORE)
Useful on Sellafield.
|Dump Information Group
Website from Dump Information Group, which was active in campaigning
|Free Fylingdales Network|
|Lakenheath Action Group
Campaign focused on removing American nuclear weapons from USAF Lakenheath, Suffolk, UK.
|Low Level Radiation Campaign|
|Nuclear-Free Local Authorities Steering Committee|
|Nuclear Information Service
Very good site for information on UK nuclear WMD’s.
|Nuclear Free Plymouth|
|Programme for Promoting Nuclear Non-Proliferation|
Includes information about the military bases at Faslane and Coulport
|Youth and Student CND Network|
|World Court Project UK|
NukeWatch monitor and track the movement of British WMD’s from Aldermaston in Berkshire to Coulport on the West coast of Scotland.
|Faslane G8 Blockade
Faslane G8 Blockade 4th July 2005. Nonviolent blockade of Faslane nuclear submarine base
|Vanunu Freedom Ride
The Vanunu Freedom Ride will be cycling from Faslane to London in April 2006 to mark 20 years since Morechai Vanunu was imprisoned and campaign for his full release. TP are supporting this action and sent the following message of support:
“Trident Ploughshares, a direct action group campaigning against Britain’s nuclear weapons system, warmly supports the efforts of the Vanunu Freedom Ride. We salute your endeavours to raise awareness of Mordechai Vanunu’s present situation. We demand that Israel restores his full human rights and ceases to prevent him leaving Israel and speaking freely to whom he wishes.”
A civil resistance project focused in Scotland to apply critical public pressure for the disarmament of Britain’s nuclear weapons by a continuous peaceful blockade of the Trident base at Faslane.
Global anti-nuclear network.
|Federation of American ScientistsFounded as the Federation of Atomic Scientists by scientists who
produced the first nuclear weapons. Conducts research and campaigns on
responsible use of science and technology.
|For Mother Earth
An anti-nuclear and peace organisation based in Belgium.
|Gewaltfreie Aktion Atomwaffen Abschaffen, GAAA
German anti-nuclear organisation
Irish organisation for peace and global justice
|Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action
Community which shares a fence with Bangor Trident Base, Washington State, USA
|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)
American NGO, researches on nuclear weapons and waste, amongst other environmental issues
|Nuclear Age Peace Foundation
Swedish network for NVDA against nuclear weapons
|Pitstop Ploughshares (Ireland)|
Communities Against a Radioactive Environment, California.
|Western States Legal Foundation
Monitors and analyzes U.S. nuclear weapons programs and policies
|Northern European Nuclear Information Group|
|Amnesty International UK|
|Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT)|
|Campaign Against Sanctions on Iraq (CASI)|
|The D10 Group
Nonviolent resistance to militarism
|Free Burma Campaign|
|Free Tibet Campaign|
|Human Rights Watch|
|Institute for War and Peace Reporting|
|Liberty – The National Council for Civil Liberties|
|Northern Friends Peace Group|
|Network for Peace|
|Peace Pledge Union|
|Reclaim the Bases|
|Turning the Tide
Non-violence Training group, who have been involved with the TP non-violence workshops.
The Finnish Union for Conscientious Objectors
Mahatma Gandhi Research and Media Service – some useful resources.
|Hague Appeal for Peace|
|Witness for Peace|
|Architects and Engineers for Social Responsibility|
|Campaign following on from the Fairford anti-war actions.|
|Friends of the Earth|
|People and Planet
National student campaigning group.
|Scientists for Glogal Responsibility|
|United Nations Association UK|
|River’s Tax Court Case
River’s conscientious objection to spending on nuclear weapons.
|Nuclear Information Service
Information and news service, to promote public awareness on nuclear disarmament.
Listings and info on British-based cross-movement nvda and home of “Nonviolent Action” mag.
the international antimilitarist magazine.
|International Court of Justice (ICJ)
Advisory Opinion on Legality of Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons:
|Lawyers’ Committee on Nuclear Policy (LCNP)
Uses national and international law to promote peace and disarmament.
|Lord Advocate’s Reference verdict
A shameful indictment of the biased judiciary.
|United Nations – UN Weapons of Mass Destruction Branch Department for Disarmament AffairsPeace and Security through Disarmament.|
|Yale University Avalon Project
Detailed information of the Nuremberg War Crime Trials.
|Global nuclear forces and stockpilesfrom
Guide to nuclear weapons related sites in London.
Up to date stockpile information from Bullitin of Atomic Scientists
|Nuclear Resources Guide
|Pacific Life Research Center
Research papers on Trident, nuclear weapons deployment, and nuclear weapons policy.
|Photos and paintings from 1945
Copied from picture-postcards published by the Japanese Consumers’ Co-operative Union.
Campaign working on Nevada Test Site and Yucca Mountain Project.
|US government YMP site
Be aware that the US nuclear establishment are well known as some of
|Moving Beyond Missile Defence
joint project of the International Network of Engineers and Scientists
|Good site with photos on Fylingdales|
|Good site with photos of Menwith Hill|
|Nuclear History of Micronesia and the Pacific|
|Bradford University Department of Peace Studies|
|Bulletin of Atomic Scientists
Journal / magazine dealing with nuclear issues.
|Richardson Institute for Peace Studies at Lancaster University|
|European University Center for Peace Studies (EPU)|
|Kings Bay Trident Base, Georgia
Includes colour photos of Trident submarines
|Royal Navy – Ballistic Submairines (Trident)
Some technical specs, pictures, diagram of interior of vessel.
|Royal Navy – HMNB Devonport
Refitting of Trident is currently underway at Devonport.
|Royal Navy – HMNB Clyde (Faslane)
Home base of British Trident Submarines. Includes arial photo of base (low resolution).
|Homepages of Kouichi Toyoshima
Japanese translations of TP website
Alternatives to Violence Project workshops
|Better world links
Well organised, indexed and searchable… more links than you could shake a stick at!
Be the media!
|Vegan Prisoner Support Group|
|Thwartnuke 1.0 : Einstein Saves the World from the Stockpile Stewardship Program
downloadable anti-nuke computer game.
|nobelprize.org – The Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons
Educational computer quiz game launching peace doves towards nuclear nations.
|Hrant Dink Foundation
War Resisters International – WRI