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Comment and Analysis

Obituary: Connie Mager: 19 November 1925 – 22 December 2018

Long-time peace activist and 'very nice human being' dies aged 97


Bruce Kent: As I please

Bruce Kent celebrates three inspiring 'peace and justice women'


How it nearly went wrong for CND

On CND's 60th anniversary, PN recalls the origins of the campaign's commitment to unilateralism


Diary: 'The more a certain behaviour is expected, the easier it is to get away with'

Claire Poyner calls for men to call-out men who call out (at women)


The Personal Column: The 10 best songs about peace

Jeff Cloves googles 'songs about peace', with disturbing results


'Forward sister women!'

Penny Stone surveys women's suffrage songs, past and present


Case Study: Kuwait 2002–2005

Women struggle for the vote


Editorial: How to destroy our own movements

Activists need to find better ways to struggle with each other and to fight with each other, argues Milan Rai


Obituary: Helen John: 30 September 1937 – 5 November 2017

Rebecca Johnson remembers an indefatigable


Hostage Catalonia

A Spanish activist reflects on the aftermath of the recent referendum