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Violence & nonviolence

Case Study: Argentina: December 1917 – October 1918

Students force university reforms


Case Study: France: February – April 2006

Students and unions defeat jobs law


Robert M Sapolsky, Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst

Penguin Press, 2017; 800pp; £10.99


After King’s assassination, radical pacifists debated his contribution

Did Martin Luther King really do 'more harm to the progress of non-violence than any single person connected with it'?


Absurd convictions

Reflections from inside Camden County detention centre by three of the Kings Bay Ploughshares prisoners


Case Study: India: February – March 1918

Textile workers win economic justice


Decline and rise?

The Christian church is well-placed to be a movement for nonviolence


Case Study: Kuwait 2002–2005

Women struggle for the vote


Ward Churchill & Michael Ryan, Pacifism as Pathology: Reflections on the Role of Armed Struggle in North America

PM Press 2017; 192pp; £14.99


‘Nonviolence works!’

Gabriel Carlyle reports on Pax Christi's recent speaking tour