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UK set to escalate unmanned attacks

250,000 march in London as meals on wheels slashed by 81%

Khader Adnan released after 55 day hunger strike

MoD rubbish McNeilly allegations

Swedish ship boarded & passengers detained

New education pack to be released


by Milan Rai

PN considers broadsheet editorial reactions to July’s nuclear deal

by Liam Barrington-Bush

Four years of grassroots campaigning defeated Cuadrilla’s plans to drill for shale gas in Lancashire

by Milan Rai

Iranian offers which have been erased from history

by Milan Rai

How Truman delayed the end of the war in order to use the atomic bomb

by Andrea Needham

How a combination of legal and direct action stopped the tree-fellers

From the Blog

by PN staff | 1 May, 2015

A reader in Germany has sent us news of PN appearing as an artefact in an art exhibition!

by PN staff | 1 May, 2015

The Corrymeela peace centre in Northern Ireland is holding a summer peace event at the same time as Peace News Summer Camp.

by Milan Rai | 23 Apr, 2015

A sceptical look at the evidence given to the British government's Chilcot Inquiry into the 2003 Iraq war by Richard Dearlove, head of MI6 at the time. Dearlove sticks to his WMD story but it has a big hole in it....

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On our way to a peaceful, stable world, we need Just Transitions to bridge the gap

Matthew Armstead reflects on the Charleston church massacre



Howard Clark

Howard Clark wrote many thought-provoking and important articles for Peace News over the years. Here we select a few of the best:

by Howard Clark. An updated edition of the classic 70s pamphlet. Published by Peace News, July 2012