Features in issue 2494

Police and protesters a nonviolent "arms race"?

by Andreas Speck

Long-time peace activist Andreas Speck casts critical reflections on nonviolent direct action.

Mobilising for peace

by Phil Steele , Linda Rogers

On 15 February 2003, over one million people marched against the Iraq war in London. This amazing total was the result of hard work by thousands of local organisers. Here is one story from Bangor, north Wales.