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Issue 2634 - 2635 | October - November 2019

How to build a movement that wins

Another extract from the Climate Resistance Handbook

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Building the climate movement we need

Where XR and the climate movement need to go now

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The forging of a nonviolent faith

The final part of our interview with long-time Catholic peace activist Pat Gaffney

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Features

BBC Panorama’s ‘Is Labour Antisemitic?’

Jewish Voice for Labour examines 'a farrago of half-truths, distortions and outright invention'

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Who spoke?

Why did the BBC hide the role of an anti-Corbyn, pro-Israel group in its recent programme on allegations of anti-semitism in the Labour Party?

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The point of striking is to take control over our futures

A teenage climate striker argues that the fate of the Global South should be central to the work of Western climate movements

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Challenor

A tribute to Donald Rooum

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Remember Saro-Wiwa

A poster for Black history month

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News

Over 100 arrests in the run-up to DSEI

Hundreds block arms fair for nine hours on'No Faith in War Day'

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Kings Bay Ploughshares 7 trial starts 21 October

Anti-nuke activists face 25 years in prison

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Hiroshima–Nagasaki fast and actions

Anniversary of nuke bombings marked around the world

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Bike ride for Palestinians banned

Tower Hamlets Council feared event would breach International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-semitism

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Radical books for children and adults

PN surveys the winners and shortlists of two British radical book prizes

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Comment

Poynted remarks

Our columnist turns her attention to hell, handcarts and young people's behaviour

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Bruce Kent: As I Please

Bruce Kent reflects on prisons, peace and justice for all

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Diary: 'Someone's gotta do it'

Our Leeds-based cooperator steps outside her comfort zone

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Radical Music: 'Boris you're bonkers'

Penny Stone takes to the street to defend UK parliamentary democracy

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Case Study: Britain, 2015 - 2016

Students force Student Pride to drop BP

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News

Wales’ worst warmonger?

Gwynedd Council has £100m invested in arms, Freedom of Information Act request reveals

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Largest roll-out of solar power in Wales

Community-owned scheme aims to install 5,000kW of rooftop panels over 250 sites

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Closing Cardiff, opening minds

Pension Fund votes to ditch fossil fuels after mass action

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Fun Palaces: politics of delight

Emily Johns celebrates Joan Littlewood's 'university of the streets'

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Obituary: Ellen Moxley: 12 March 1935 – 8 July 2019

A powerhouse of a woman whose activism spanned many decades

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