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Comment and Analysis

Diary: ''I'm ready for the fight"

US activist and trainer Nicole Marin Baena on waking up on the day after the US election


Lessons in harmony

'A group of people cannot all speak at once, but they can sing together.'


The Personal Column: The food of love

Jeff Cloves celebrates the music of Mike Adcock


Bruce Kent: As I please

If ever there was a time for action, this it it, says Bruce Kent


Editorial: sanctuary, solidarity and strategy

Those threatened by Trump's regime - not the man himself - should be the focus for campaigners, argues Milan Rai


Theresa May, Lucas Aerospace, workers’ self-management and decarbonising the economy

What are Britain's corporate leader so worried about?


60 years ago: Gandhi in Italy

Two members of the Pacifist Youth Action Group, hitch-hiking to India to spend a period at a Gandhian project, stopped en route to join an international workcamp undertaking post-war reconstruction in Italy. Then, as now, such work both deals with some of the legacy of war and also – by its international co-operative nature – helps to undermine the causes of future wars. They sent back a report to Peace News.


Activism & ... Dirt

Well there are various kinds of dirt, but I often think of something: when you’re planning to do some direct action, and when it’s going on, and then you’re arrested, you’re often very dirty because you can’t get washed.

Diary: 'Can you please just do it somewhere else?'

Ali Tamlit surveys some of the trials and tribulations of squatted sites


We rise, for water, for life

Songs of resistance to the Dakota pipeline