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Comment and Analysis

Women singing out

We can't all speak at once, but we can all sing together

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Diary: Crime & punishment

Ali Tamlit reflects on his experience as one of the Heathrow 13

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Activism and ... Eggs

'One or two won't hurt'

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30 years ago: Nuclear bills – no thanks

For many years, PN played a central role in British opposition to nuclear power generation, especially because it combined a political with a technical critique of the nuclear industry. It also, as over many issues, provided ‘nuts and bolts’ advice for campaigners. Here, PN co-editor Linda Peirson gives some tips.

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Editorial: Creating energy for ourselves

Taking some action makes it more possible to take more action, argues Milan Rai

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The Personal Column: Tales of the Emperor

Jeff Cloves reflects on Newspeak, ancient and modern

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Radical music: 'A Mighty Song of Peace'

Penny Stone remembers Geoffrey Carnall, singer, peace activist and mine of musical information

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Activism and ... Luxury

Baths, time and Nintendo

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40 years ago: Overwhelming Woody

In line with its counter-cultural aims when moving its editorial office out of London for some years, PN gave regular space to ‘Woody’, who called for a commitment to alternative ways of living, rather than oppositional politics. He provoked much debate from correspondents.

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Time for climate direct action

We can only win climate justice by breaking the rules

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