Comments in issue 2539

The Wreckage of Gillie Woodiwis


The painter, Lorna Vahey, on how a veteran from the First World War influenced her father's pacifism.

Visiting Afghanistan

by Maya Evans

As Maya Evans prepares to leave for Afghanistan, PN tracks her progress.

Activism and... criminal records


This morning I was sacked... again. Not because of anything I had done, or not done, in my job; I had been a model worker in my work as a trainee (unpaid and therefore without rights) teaching assistant.

Editorial: Resistance and collusion

by The Editors

A perspective on events in Libya.