Issue: 2518

February 2010


By Ippy


By David Polden

On 16 June, Manchester Plane Stupid disrupted an airport industry conference using helium balloons reading “Happy Retirement”.

By David Polden

The anniversary of the Israeli assault on Gaza was marked with protests in the Middle East and in Britain.

I did meet my partner while we were organising a demonstration and we became close during that process.

By Jill Sutcliffe, Howard Clark

A PN editor from 1976-1982, Chris Jones continued helping with PN as a volunteer until June 1983. Chris died suddenly in his sleep on 6 December of heart failure.

By Maya Evans

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By Gwyn

Arms dealers from all over the world have been invited back to the biggest arms fair in the world at the ExCeL centre in Newham, east London for 13-16 September 2011. This vile event has been held at this venue every two years since 2001.

By Kelvin Mason

First prize in the Copenhagen Greenwash Awards must go to Siemens and Coca-Cola for branding the host city “Hopenhagen”.

By Woody Wood

With a 30 year perspective Woody Wood challenges the decline in the radical forms of wealth levelling

By Bryn Higgs

How local peace efforts in Northern Uganda were trumped by the International Criminal Court’s arrest warrants

By Milan Rai

Milan Rai blogs from the War Resisters International gathering

By Starhawk

Starhawk writes from Cairo

By Dariush Sokolov

An angry reflection on the Climate Justice Action protest in Copenhagen

By Jim Wright, Chris Cole

The first of two articles on the rapidly-expanding use of military drone aircraft

By Rebecca Johnson

Next steps for the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty

COP15: Wales reflects on Copenhagen