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Comment and Analysis

Poynted remarks

Our columnist vents on air pollution, 'migrants' & vaccines


Obituary: Walter Wolfgang, 23 June 1923 – 29 May 2019

Organiser of first Aldermaston March who always spoke spoke truth to power


Bruce Kent: As I Please

The role of persistence and reliability in our movements is often underrated.


No more gunboat diplomacy

How the US anti-war movement has helped to restrain Donald Trump


Brexit: Ireland comes first

Preventing a hard border between Northern Ireland the Republic should be the peace movement's priority, argues Milan Rai


Case study: United States 1987 – 1989

LGBT direct action wins access to drugs


Radical Music: 'Turn! Turn! Turn!'

Penny Stone celebrates the music of Pete Seeger


Speaking truth to thugs

Ameen Nemer reports from this year's BAE Systems AGM


Diary: 'In court, we wait'

Pre-dawn blockades and missing barristers


Bruce Kent: As I please

Direct action comes in different shapes and sizes