Will Sir Keir Starmer’s new defence commitments undermine peace advocacy?

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer’s recent article in the Daily Mail, advocating for increased UK defence spending and a strong nuclear deterrent, raises concerns about the potential reinforcement of the military-industrial complex and deviation from peace-focused policies.

Opinion: having the army on standby as police firearm officers only risks exacerbating systemic issues

Met Police firearms officers have handed in their weapons over concern that one of their own has been charged with the murder of 24-year-old Chris Kaba