Welcome. Quakers are a faith group committed to working for equality and peace.
Our views on:
Conscientious objection to military taxation
Quakers abhor all war. As individuals approximately ten per cent of our income tax funds war and the preparations for war; many Quakers conscientiously object to this. We support the Income Tax (Non-Military Expenditure) Bill that would allow individuals to divert this proportion of their income tax towards peacebuilding and conflict prevention.
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Birmingham, 3 - 5 February 2017
Unprecedented numbers of men, women and children have been fleeing war, persecution and environmental catastrophe. Many have risked death, hoping to find safety and a new life in Europe. Why is this happening? What have been the responses? And what can we do?