‘The money we are spending on weapons would be better spent on almost anything else – no civilised state should sell weapons, and all civilised states should be working to avoid, not enable, war.’
Jenny and Caroline challenged the Government on it’s decision to target IS fighters in Syria: ‘This is not a debate about whether two men ‘deserved’ to die. It is about whether the British government now has a policy of executing British citizens without trial or the permission of Parliament, and whether what they did was legal.’
‘Nuclear weapons are indiscriminate, their impact incalculable and their cost insupportable.
Britain should accept that such weapons are impossible to use with any guarantee of safety and we should scrap plans for renewing the Trident nuclear defence system.’