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Housmans forever!

How our much-loved sister project downstairs has been handling the pandemic


Only connect

The pandemic has broken down barriers for some activists


Pandemic Solidarity

Extracts from Pluto's new book surveying mutual aid across the globe


Pandemic of hunger

Hunger linked to COVID-19 could be killing 12,000 people every day by the end of the year, according to Oxfam.

Priorities when managing a crisis

A view of the pandemic from Madrid


The UK government’s criminally negligent response to coronavirus

Ian Sinclair lays out the case for the prosecution


Editorial: The world turned upside down

Gabriel Carlyle examines the possibilities - for good and bad - opened up by the mother of all 'trigger events' 


Looking beyond the coronavirus pandemic: brave new world or same old suffering (and then some)?

Will the coronavirus pandemic change the way that we all do our politics and economics, or will we return to the same precarious globalising neoliberal world order? Worse still, could that world order already be mutating to pose an even greater threat to our livelihoods, freedoms and indeed life on Earth?


UK activism in an age of COVID-19

Peace News takes a look at how forty different UK activist groups and networks have been responding to life under lockdown.


Ten articles about the current crisis that every UK activist should read

From the power of public opinion, to how we might organise to win major progressive victories during this mother-of-all-trigger-points, to the urgent need for progressives to integrate international solidarity with the majority world in their campaigning: PN chooses ten of the most politically pertinent responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.