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Comment and Analysis

40 years ago: European demilitarisation march

Attempts by pacifists to look back at the slaughter of war from an anti-militarist perspective – and official unhappiness at the puncturing of nationalist myths – have a long history.

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Editorial: If I go, there will be trouble....

How should the peace movement vote in the European Union referendum?

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The Personal Column: Eurovision pong contest

Jeff Cloves thrills to the EU referendum campaign

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The carrying stream

Connecting the threads of past to future through our lives and songs

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Diary: Normalising the Unusual

Sometimes the journey can be as important as the destination ...

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Obituary: Daniel Berrigan: 9 May 1921 — 30 April 2016

Stephen Hancock remembers one of the 20th century's most inspiring Christian peacemakers

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Obituary: Joan Horrocks: 20 July 1921 – 18 April 2016

Co-founder of Musicians Against Nuclear Arms who raised tens of thousands of pounds for CND

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Obituary: George Crabb: 31 December 1924 – 15 May 2016

Dedicated peace maker and communist dies at 91

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Activism and ... Running away

It doesn’t feel like the right combination of words! Activism is not about running away, it’s about running towards.

80 years ago: Where pacifism is dangerous – war resistance in Europe

From the outset, PN carried otherwise little-known information about pacifists and other peace campaigners in other countries. The second issue was no exception.

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