Contents Vol 166 No 41
3 American conscientious objector wins reprieve
4 Prompt action on alcohol?
5 UK children inadequately protected, says UN
6 International financial crisis Robin Robison
7 Comment John Cooper and Ellen Moxley
10-11 Yesterday’s witness – sixty years on Jill Inskip
12 Quaker Girls (and Friends) Margaret Crompton
13 Sculptures by Jurinder Lamba Diana and John Lampen
14 A state of uncertainty Gwen Prince
15 Judge not...
16 q-eye: a wry look at the Quaker world
17 Friends & Meetings
10 October 2008
Cover image: The National Quaker Week website, www.quaker.org.uk/different, which hosts talks from the people pictured explaining how they came to Quakerism. It has been central to the Yearly Meeting’s efforts for National Quaker Week. Image courtesy of the Quaker Communications Department. Photos contents page: Gertie Millar in Orchid, see page 12. Photo: Wikipedia. Relief work, see pages 10-11, photo Jill Inskip; Jurinder Lamba sculpture, see page 13. Photo: Kris Lamba; Beverley Meeting event, see page 3. Photo: Phil Entwistle.
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