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Issue 2618 - 2619 | June - July 2018

Israel vs nonviolence

Hamas offers ceasefire as Israel shoots 3,000 unarmed Gazans

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The Kings Bay Ploughshares Seven

Activists face 10 years imprisonment for disarmament action

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Resisting militarisation in Leicester

A ForcesWatch interview with poet and campaigner Ambrose Musiyiwa

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Features

Trump’s contradictory Korea policy: Bolton vs Pompeo

Trump's Korea summit is heading for disaster, argues Milan Rai

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Absurd convictions

Reflections from inside Camden County detention centre by three of the Kings Bay Ploughshares prisoners

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After King’s assassination, radical pacifists debated his contribution

Did Martin Luther King really do 'more harm to the progress of non-violence than any single person connected with it'?

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Rooting classism out of our organisations

A chapter in the story of the next American Revolution

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Landlords out!

A teaser for our upcoming review of Poster Workshop 1968 - 1971

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News

Drone Wars: the next generation

Drones are becoming central to 21st century warfare, new report says

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Boats set off for Gaza

Swedish ships begin two-month journey

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Faslane Peace Campers scapegoated?

Anti-nuke activists singled out for harsher treatment following arms fair blockade

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Disabled activists occupy parliament

House of Commons declared 'crime scene'

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Saying no to Syria strikes

Thousands protest British missile attack

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Ducks, direct action & divestment

Gabriel Carlyle reports from the second UK Fossil Free UK national gathering

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CND at 60: Yorkshire

An interview with one of the anti-nuclear campaign's regional branches

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Comment

Oppose the censorship of the ‘anti-hate speech’ Bolsheviks

Christopher Drape draws lessons for today's activists from the tragic history of the Russian Revolution

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Sticking up for #MeToo

Claire Poyner responds to the backlash

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Bruce Kent: As I please

UN reform should be a priority for radicals, argues Bruce Kent

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Diary: 'like a bee, carrying political pollen'

Our Leeds cooperator visits the founding member of the (US) Federation of Egalitarian Communities

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The Personal Column: archy & mehitabel

Jeff Cloves reflects on the work of a natural anarchist and pacifist

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'Every little counts'

Penny Stone revels in a musical midpoint between East and West

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Case Study: France: February – April 2006

Students and unions defeat jobs law

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News

Resistance is not a crime

Six arrested at Cardiff arms fair

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‘Not in our name!’

Wales protests British role in Syria air strikes

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Wales for Gaza

Vigils held in support of 'The Great Return March'

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Anarchists barred from bookfair

One person barred and a second ejected from Liverpool event

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Roouminations

Telford