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Features

October marked the 50th anniversary of a police riot, an unprovoked and brutal assault on a civil rights march in Northern Ireland

Robin Percial reflects on the strengths of Northern Ireland's civil rights movement

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How I fought off a motorcycle gang

Seeing the humanity in her enemies enabled one German activist to derail an attack by a motorcycle gang. In this piece, originally published on the Waging Nonviolence website, Antje Mattheus teases out some of the lessons for activists.

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Experiments with truth force

Eric Stoner, co-founder of the US radical nonviolence website Waging Nonviolence, spoke recently to PN staffer Gabriel Carlyle

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Inaction is not an option

Extinction Rebellion's 'strategy' can't work but there are alternatives, argues Gabriel Carlyle

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'In part we remain unattached to outcomes'

XR responds to criticisms around goals

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Why I’m sceptical about the Extinction Rebellion initiative (and why I hope I’m wrong)

A PN staffer comments on the new climate direct action campaign

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The World is My Country

11-day exhibition marks end of PN touring show

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Brexit bemusement

Responses to PN's peace group Brexit questionnaire.

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Richard Muller and the Revolutionary Shop Stewards

A special PN poster to celebrate Germany's WW1 anti-war movement

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Lift the Hunger Blockade!

Suffragists and soldiers joined the resistance to the continued starving of Germany following WW1

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