Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
The Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) is an organisation that advocates unilateral nuclear disarmament by the United Kingdom, international nuclear disarmament and tighter international arms regu...
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Christian CND
Christian CND (CCND) is a 'Specialist Section' of CND, the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament and has existed since 1960. CCND is made up of individual Christians of various denominations who oppose nuc...
Hetty Bower
Hetty Bower (née Rimel; 28 September 1905 – 12 November 2013) was a British political activist and suffragette, known for devoting her life to political campaigning since the early 1920s. Before the f...
Olive Gibbs
Olive Frances Gibbs, née Cox, DL (17 February 1918 – 28 September 1995) was a British Labour politician and anti-nuclear weapons campaigner.Gibbs entered Oxfordshire politics in 1953 and was Lord...
Ebbw Vale by-election, 1960
The Ebbw Vale by-election of 17 November 1960 was a by-election for a single seat in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom. Caused by the death of Labour Party Deputy Leader Aneurin Bevan, the co...
Jill Craigie
Jill Craigie (7 March 1911 – 13 December 1999) was an English documentary film director, screenwriter and feminist. She married Labour Party politician Michael Foot (1913–2010), whom she met during th...
Knowledge by acquaintance
The distinction between "knowledge by acquaintance" and "knowledge by description" was promoted by Bertrand Russell (notably in his 1905 paper On Denoting). Russell was extremely critical of the equiv...
A. J. P. Taylor
Alan John Percivale "A. J. P." Taylor FBA (25 March 1906 – 7 September 1990) was an English historian who specialised in 19th- and 20th-century European diplomacy. Both a journalist and a broadca...
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Antoinette Pirie
Antoinette (Tony) Pirie (4 October 1905 – 11 October 1991) was a British biochemist, ophthalmologist, and educator.
Pirie (née Patey) was born in Bond Street, London. Her father was a botanist and...
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Walter Wolfgang
Walter Jakob Wolfgang (born June 1923) is a German-born British socialist and peace activist. He is Vice President and Vice Chair of Labour of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament and a supporter of t...
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Bertrand Russell
Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS (/ˈrʌsəl/; 18 May 1872 – 2 February 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic and polit...
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Caroline Lucas
Caroline Patricia Lucas (born 9 December 1960) is a Green Party of England and Wales politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Brighton Pavilion since 2010, when she became the first G...
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John Rex
John Rex (1925 – 18 December 2011) was a South African-born British sociologist. Born in Port Elizabeth, he was radicalised after working for the South African Bantu Affairs Administration and moved t...
Guilty Men
Guilty Men was a short book published in Great Britain in July 1940 that attacked British public figures for their appeasement of Nazi Germany in the 1930s.It is the classic denunciation of appeasemen...
Russell Tribunal
The Russell Tribunal, also known as the International War Crimes Tribunal or Russell-Sartre Tribunal, was a private body organised by British philosopher and Nobel Prize winner Bertrand Russell and ho...
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Ian Douglas-Wilson
Ian Douglas-Wilson (12 May 1912 – 15 October 2013) was a British physician who was editor of The Lancet, a United Kingdom-based medical journal, from 1965 to 1976.
Douglas-Wilson was born on 12 Ma...
Marlyn Glen
Marlyn Glen (born 30 September 1951, Dundee) is a Scottish Labour politician, and was Member of the Scottish Parliament for North East Scotland region from 2003 till she stood down in the election of ...
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Peggy Duff
Peggy Duff (8 February 1910 – 16 April 1981) was a British political activist who started off her career with a protest against the treatment of German prisoners of war in Britain after the Seco...
Scottish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
The Scottish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (Scottish CND) is the Scottish representative body of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND). The Scottish CND campaigns for the abolition of British ...
William Wolfe
William Cuthbertson "Billy" Wolfe (22 February 1924 – 18 March 2010) was a Scottish accountant, manufacturer and Scottish National Party politician. He was the National Convenor (leader) of the ...
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Definite description
A definite description is a denoting phrase in the form of "the X" where X is a noun-phrase or a singular common noun. The definite description is proper if X applies to a unique individual or object....
J. B. Priestley
John Boynton Priestley, OM (/ˈpriːstli/; 13 September 1894 – 14 August 1984), known as J. B. Priestley, was an English novelist, playwright and broadcaster.His Yorkshire background is reflected in muc...
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Kate Hudson (activist)
Katharine Jane "Kate" Hudson (born 1958) is a British far-left political activist and academic who is the General Secretary of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) and National Secretary of Left...
Jim Mathieson (sculptor)
James William Mathieson (21 June 1931 – 12 April 2003) was a sculptor from the United Kingdom.Mathieson was born in Calcutta, India, but moved with his family to Scotland in 1947. As a young adult, he...
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Russell's paradox
In the foundations of mathematics, Russell's paradox (also known as Russell's antinomy), discovered by Bertrand Russell in 1901, showed that some attempted formalizations of the naive set theory creat...
Logicomix
Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth is a graphic novel about the foundational quest in mathematics, written by Apostolos Doxiadis, author of Uncle Petros and Goldbach's Conjecture, and theoretical com...
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John Collins (priest)
John Collins (23 March 1905 – 31 December 1982) was an Anglican priest who was active in several radical political movements in the United Kingdom.Educated at Cranbrook School, Kent, and the Universit...
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