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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


Why protests are usually a waste of time

Activists need to go on the offensive argues veteran campaigner George Lakey


A poster my Nagyanya put up on a wall in Budapest, 1945

New artwork by Emily Johns



A walk exploring the history of Haringey’s First World War conscientious objectors


'Long live peace!'

The unknown history of the German Revolution, 1918 - 1919


Working inside the Catholic church to revitalise the tools of nonviolence

In 2016, 80 Catholics from 35 countries gathered in Rome to discuss peace & nonviolence. Pat Gaffney explains what happened next.


The power of nonviolence

Faith-based campaigners from around the world share stories of effective action


Lift the Hunger Blockade!

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


Richard Muller and the Revolutionary Shop Stewards

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


Exploring class

Lyndsay Burtonshaw reflects on PN's recent three-day workshop