January 2016

Conscience: Taxes for Peace not War has launched a campaign which you can get involved in. During the centenary of Britain legalising the inclusive right conscientious objection for the first time, Conscience is tabling a Bill in parliament which would allow conscientious objection to military taxation.
We want to keep up a conversation with our MPs on climate change throughout this 5-year parliament, beginning at the June 2015 Speak Up climate lobby but carrying on so they know this is a priority for the constituents they represent and won’t be allowed to forget.
The government is backtracking on climate change just as it needs to be making real progress to tackle the growing threat. Here’s a quick action you can take to ask your MP to put pressure on the government to stop the backtracking and do more to reduce emissions
Ex-Sheffield SPEAK member Mike Bourne relates the spledid tale of the Big Dress Festival, perhaps the most ambitious undertaking in the group's history.
In the first of our epic four-part history of the Sheffield University SPEAK group, ex-president Mike Bourne tells the tale of the group's early years!
Lets share our hopes and dreams together in 2016