Causes and costs of war

Emotions and the criticism of war: MAPW paper 5, Joy Damousi, September 2012

This two-page paper is the fifth in MAPW's series on War and Militarism. Written by historian Professor Joy Damousi, it considers the emotional responses which have become part of any debate about war or about Australia's military history, including the discussion of Anzac day.

MAPW urges students to consider health costs of war

CAIRNS, WEDNESDAY 19 SEPTEMBER: MAPW's Dr Jenny Grounds was the keynote speaker at the final plenary of this year's Global Health Conference, attended by 500 medical students from around Australia.

Refugee policy: notes for letter-writers, August 2012

These brief summary notes were prepared by MAPW Executive members after Professor Louise Newman spoke at a July 2012 MAPW Victorian Branch dinner. They are designed to help members wishing to write letters to the media on this topic.

Non-violent defence and armed neutrality: a bibliography

A bibliography on issues of civil resistance and armed neutrality. Prepared for MAPW by Dale Hess, June 2012.

Agent Orange

A talk given by Dr Sue Wareham, Vice President of MAPW to the public meeting “Agent Orange: an ongoing human tragedy and an act of environmental vandalism”, organised by Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom at the ACT Legislative Assembly. Friday April 27, 2012.

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