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Comment and Analysis

Diary: ''I'm ready for the fight"

US activist and trainer Nicole Marin Baena on waking up on the day after the US election


Obituary: John Ainslie, 3 May 1954 – 21 October 2016

Quiet, reserved minister who co-ordinated Scottish CND from 1991


Activism & ... the end of the world as we know it

'Not a big issue, then!


60 years ago: Hypothetical dilemmas

Long-time PN columnist Sybil Morrison restates some pacifist truths, including in the context of the then-recent Suez Crisis.


Editorial: Jezza and The Donald

What lies behind the rise of the outsider politician?


Bruce Kent: As I please

Welcome to our new columnist!


The Personal Column: A matter of conscience

Jeff Cloves reflects on Stroud's global peace party


We rise, for water, for life

Songs of resistance to the Dakota pipeline


Diary: 'Can you please just do it somewhere else?'

Ali Tamlit surveys some of the trials and tribulations of squatted sites


Activism & ... Dirt

Well there are various kinds of dirt, but I often think of something: when you’re planning to do some direct action, and when it’s going on, and then you’re arrested, you’re often very dirty because you can’t get washed.