Archive for July, 2016

Taxes for Peace Bill read in Parliament

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

On Tuesday 19th July ┬áRuth Cadbury MP tabled a 10-minute Rule Motion proposing the extension of the right of conscientious objection to military service into […]

Ruth Cadbury’s speech in full

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to require HM Commissioners of Revenue and Customs to record income tax […]

13 YEARS ON

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

Robin Brookes, war tax resister and Conscience committee member, talks about his decision to start withholding taxes Thirteen years ago I made the decision to […]

MPs to debate new CO law

Friday, July 8th, 2016

100 years after the British Government was the first in the world to legalise the right of conscientious objection to military service, a Bill to […]

Taxes for Peace Bill scheduled in Parliament!

Friday, July 1st, 2016

After many months of preparation here in the Conscience office, we are pleased to report that our Taxes for Peace Bill has been scheduled for […]

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