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Johns, Emily

Cut war, not jobs

Cameron commits £2bn to drones while chopping disability benefits

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Editorial: Anti-cuts, pro-change

There are converging agendas for different movements - anti-cuts, climate, disarmament, labour movement...

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Editorial: Iran - the wrong lessons from the Cuban missile crisis

Back in June, a former US presidential advisor and Harvard University professor, Graham Allison, described the current confrontation with Iran as '....

Nearly the end of the world

Secrets of the Cuban missile crisis, 50 years on

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Editorial: Society and the Spectacle

Why the Olympics corrodes democracy

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Trident at risk

Activists force nuclear disclosure

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Editorial: Collective ownership

The pros and cons of 'rebel countercultures'

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How (not) to burn out

PN staff spend a week in tents in howling winds and driving rain on the edge of Dartmoor and return tranquil

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Hilary Powell and Isaac Marrero-Guillamon, The Art of Dissent: Adventures in London’s Olympic state

Marshgate Press; 302pp; £14.99

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Act Now!

Ignored by the mainstream media (who preferred to concentrate on the Queen's Jubilee), scientists are warning that the Earth could be approaching a catastophic "state shift" leading to mass extinctions.

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