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Issue 2549 | September 2012

Olympics news & comment

No cycling - it's the Olympics

182 arrested at Critical Mass action

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For an Olympic Peace

Pat Gaffney surveys faith groups' Olympic activism

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Olympics, politics and me

Peace campaigner Virginia Moffatt is (partially) seduced by the Olympics

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Editorial: Society and the Spectacle

Why the Olympics corrodes democracy

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More news

Hiroshima fast in Paris

European activists mark bomb anniversary

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Pit props

Armpits 4 August ...

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Vulture fund loses case

Privy council rules against FG Hemisphere

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Nagasaki day at Nationalist's headquarters

Die-in at SNP HQ

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News

Trident at risk

Activists force nuclear disclosure

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Chiapas community threatened with attack

Zapatistas call for international solidarity

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Withdrawal de-escalating Afghan war - report

Partial US troop withdrawal leads to drop in Taliban attacks

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Lawyers challenge UK over Afghan 'kill list'

Afghan bank worker pursues judicial review over assassinations

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Features & comment

Glorious

Looking back at PN Summer Camp 2012

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George Lakey speaking tour

PN hosts visit of veteran US radical

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Jill's Defence Weekly

Police equipment on show at Eurosatory 2012

Nurturing conflict

Does mainstream education steal conflict from children?

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The poet offers his wares

Jeff Cloves on a new book of poems by John Rety, and why poetry matters

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Hi-de-hi, campers

Jeff Cloves reflects on PN Summer Camp 2012

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Liverpool diary: September 2012

Jennifer Verson reflects on the intersection between activism and everyday life

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40 years ago: Military revolution

Selections from the Peace News archives

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Activism and ... Decoys

There had been an ‘issue’ in our group, so I had to talk face-to-face with someone.

Wales & Scotland

Trident welcome haunts first minister!

Welsh activists mobilise against potential Trident relocation

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Lampeter Clowns close Faslane

From Wales to Scotland ...

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Mainshill action

Coal site shutdown

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Scottish anti-NATO coalition formed

Activists mobilise to pressure SNP

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On technology

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