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PN Staff

GDPR is good PR

The Stop the War Coalition (STWC) took a different approach to the EU’s ‘General Data Protection Regulation’ (GDPR) from most anti-war/peace organisations.

I spy Springfield

Thousands of flasks of radioactive uranium hexafluoride (‘hex’) are transported down country lanes every year from the Springfields nuclear fuel plant near Preston, Lancs.

Zero progress in Zad

As PN went to press, the French government was expected to try again to evict la ZAD (‘the zone to be defended’), a huge occupied site near Nantes in western France.

Saying no to Syria strikes

Thousands protest British missile attack


Boats set off for Gaza

Swedish ships begin two-month journey


Anarchist penpals

‘June 11’ is the name of a US-based anarchist support group for long-term political prisoners around the world. Most of them have been imprisoned for violent crimes.

Israel vs nonviolence

Hamas offers ceasefire as Israel shoots 3,000 unarmed Gazans


People's weapons inspection in Worcestershire

A Yemen-related nonviolent direct action near Birmingham.


Tech resources and knowhow

Resources from the Weaving Our Own Web dayschool in January 2018.


Arrest prince Mohammed bin Salman for Saudi war crimes

Canada and Germany halt arms sales to Saudi as Yemen humanitarian crisis grows