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Rai, Milan

Sean Michael Wilson and Carol Thompson, Parecomic: The Story of Michael Albert and Participatory Economics

Seven Stories Press, 2013; 224pp; £12.99

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A community of openness

Black leadership at Peace News Summer Camp

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Don't arrack Syria

New CIA files show US supported Iraqi chemical warfare against Iran

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Editing and...

It was a year ago that I came up with the idea that this issue only have content created by people of colour (photos, articles, cartoons). Why are we doing it this way?

Pat Allen, 4 February 1929 - 3 June 2013

If I’ve ever met a personification of the word ‘staunch’, I think it must have been Pat Allen.

Drones defied

On 4 June, six Christian peace activists were held overnight after breaking into the British drones base, RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire, and planting a peace garden.

The US finally agrees to direct talks with the Taliban, as demanded by the Afghan people

As PN entered production, news broke of dramatic developments in the Afghan conflict. The Taliban were finally admitted to talks with the US government and the Afghan government, something polls show that the Afghan people have long desired. 

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Editorial: Gandhi wasn't joking

'Western civilisation' is a mixed-race child

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Western nuclear terrorism

Milan Rai surveys the history of Western nuclear threats against the Global South

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PN Summer Camp 2013: Who, what, where, why and when

The theme for this year's Camp is "Taking a lead from the Global South", and the Camp will feature Egyptian, Nigerian and Colombian activists

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