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Issue 2622 - 2623 | October - November 2018

Yemen: Britain helps kill a generation of children

Famine risk from British-backed attack on Yemeni port

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'Long live peace!'

The unknown history of the German Revolution, 1918 - 1919

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The power of nonviolence

Faith-based campaigners from around the world share stories of effective action

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Features

Remember!

A walk exploring the history of Haringey’s First World War conscientious objectors

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Working inside the Catholic church to revitalise the tools of nonviolence

In 2016, 80 Catholics from 35 countries gathered in Rome to discuss peace & nonviolence. Pat Gaffney explains what happened next.

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Lift the Hunger Blockade!

Suffragists and soldiers joined the resistance to the continued starving of Germany following WW1

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Richard Muller and the Revolutionary Shop Stewards

A special PN poster to celebrate Germany's WW1 anti-war movement

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News

Biking to the Netherlands: Code Rood

Activists blockade Europe's largest gas field

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One year in prison for Italian direct actionist

Anti-drones action caused £500,000 damage

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Hiroshima-Nagasaki fasts

Anti-nuke actions span seven countries

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More Poor People’s Campaign

Voter registration drives happening in over 40 states in run up to November mid-terms

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Friendship, poetry and Freedom from Torture

Aberystwyth anti-torture fundraiser packed

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Comment

Trans women are trans women

A reader writes in as part of the trans rights debate

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Claire

How will Brexit impact the rights of women in the UK?

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Bruce Kent: As I please

Nationalism's days are numbered, says Bruce Kent

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Diary: 'Transparency Tools'

How can we create strong and resilient communities that can change society?

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Obituary: David McReynolds: 25 October 1929 – 17 August 2018

Renowned peace campaigner who ran for President loved cats and relished controversy

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The Personal Column: '1000 days, 1000 songs'

'as one war ends, another one begins / look at the children, look at them'

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Radical Music: 'He lived like a shooting star'

Penny Stone profiles two extraordinary activist-singers, one from Scotland, the other Chile

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Case Study: Orange Free State, South Africa: 1912 – 1918

Black women defeat pass laws

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News

Nae Nukes

Blockade celebrates global campaign against nuclear weapons

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Palestinians resist

Over 130 killed and 20,000 injured in ongoing protests

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Welsh language rights for refugees

Campaigners demand free language lessons for migrants

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100% renewables can deliver

New report showcases projects from across the globe

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Greenham march 35 years on

Cardiff event marks peace camp anniversary

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Roouminations

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