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Summer is coming!

Come to the Peace News Summer Camp, 31 July – 4 August 2014. Robb Johnson will be performing songs from his highly-acclaimed Gentle Men album about his grandfathers and the First World War.


Bigger, better, bimonthly PN

As we announced back in December, Peace News want to try out a one-year experiment, expanding the paper to 24 pages and reducing frequency from 10 times to six times a year, starting with this issu

50,000 Russians march against Putin’s invasion of Crimea

On 15 March, Moscow saw its largest demonstration in over two years, a protest against Russian president Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, and impending annexation of the Crimea.


Draxtic action

The fracking revolution in the US has had a number of unintended consequences.

Trials news

  • There have been anti-arms trade legal victories connected to protests at the defence & security equipment international (DSEI) arms fair last September.

The World is My Country

Peace News' First World War poster project


War Games at the Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood

Cambridge Heath Road, London E2 9PA. Free. Showing until 9 March


Anti-fracking acquittals!

On 9 January, a three-day trial in Brighton resulted in acquittals for 10 people arrested for blockading the drilling site near Balcombe on 26 July.


US anti-drones protesters acquitted!

At the end of October, five Christian peace activists were acquitted of ‘disorderly conduct’ at a trial in Dewitt, New York state, USA.


Video of Howard

Howard Clark and Penny Stone at the opening of the international seminar War starts in Luleå, Sweden, 2011.