Comments in issue 2590-2591

Editorial: Creating energy for ourselves

by Milan Rai

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

The Personal Column: Tales of the Emperor

by Jeff Cloves

Jeff Cloves reflects on Newspeak, ancient and modern

Radical music: 'A Mighty Song of Peace'

by Penny Stone

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

Activism and ... Luxury


Baths, time and Nintendo

40 years ago: Overwhelming Woody

by Albert Beale

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.