From the Friend

These articles, news reports and letters have been published in the Friend, the independent weekly journal for Quakers.  They are here by permission of the editor and with the agreement of the authors.

  • 9th April 2021

    Footing the Bill: Juliet Morton on how Quaker Concern for the Abolition of Torture has been lobbying parliament.

  • 23rd November 2018

    Are we aroused to action?  Barbara Forbes discusses the recent Q-CAT conference

  • 16TH JUNE 2017

    People like us:  World Refugee Day and the UN International Day in Support of the Victims of Torture, by Juliet Morton

  • 29th July 2016

    Feeding the Darkness
    Lynn and Dave Morris of Journeymen Theatre give an account of the creative and spiritual journey behind their recent production Feeding kthe Darkness, commissioned by the Quaker Concern for the Abolition of Torture

  • 12th June 2015

    The divine in all
    Juliet Morton considers the question: why can we countenance torture?

  • 3rd June 2016

    The stories behind the statistics: news item about Feeding the Darkness at Britain Yearly Meeting

  • 24th April 2015

    The secret history of torture
    Michael Still reflects on ‘turning a blind eye’ to torture

  • 12th September 2014

    Secret trials
    Trustees of Q-CAT ask: Is justice being served by secret trials?