Youth campaigner launches pro-peace education campaign for Scotland’s schools THE SCOTTISH EDUCATION SYSTEM should be a complete no go zone for British military recruitment, according to a teenager who has launched a new campaign group. Sixteen year old Jay Sutherland, a student from Kilmarnock, has launched ‘Scotland Against Militarism’ which aims to “tackle militarism within our education system”.
Source: New youth campaign calls for a ban on military in Scotland’s schools and colleges | CommonSpace
series following recruits through Royal Navy training, capturing every detail – from gruelling training exercises to dormitory high jinks – as young men and women set out to change their lives
Source: Royal Navy School – Episode Guide – All 4
With parental support you can legally join the British Armed Forces at 16. So while one teen is busy studying for exams at school, another could be preparing to fight a war at age 18.But what are the mental health implications for young recruits?
Source: How young is too young to join the Army? – BBC Three