Record sums are being spent on arms and the military, yet public services, like the NHS, social care and schools, are slashed.
This week marks "Keep Space for Peace" week, with activities and demos taking place challenging the UK's involvement in the US "space wars" program and more.
"Our own Tory government is stoking tensions, with bellicose rhetoric and its own military build-up.... the return of US nuclear weapons at RAF Lakenheath alongside an NPT-non-compliant increase of British nuclear stockpiles."
"My blood ran cold when you repeatedly stated at that Birmingham hustings that you were ‘ready’ to press the nuclear button" - Kate Hudson, CND, pens a letter to Liz Truss.
"RMT stands in solidarity with trade unionists and workers in all countries opposing war and wasteful, environmentally harmful, military spending."
The militarisation of space endangers global peace and security; and will inevitably contribute significantly to a new arms race.
"The twenty-year occupation of Afghanistan, led by the US and Britain, was a complete catastrophe, just as the anti-war movement predicted in 2001."
A conference to assess the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) has opened this week. CND General Secretary Kate Hudson writes about why this treaty, and its Review Conferences, still matter.
"The money being swallowed into the Western military establishments does not only drift away from any climate spending... The US military is the largest institutional polluter on the planet."
Despite the record heatwave sweeping the UK, hundreds gathered online to join politicians, activists and trade unionists demanding justice for Palestine.