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War and peace

Echo Hall

New novel poses question: 'is conflict always inevitable?'


Non-French war deaths matter

US activist David Swanson urges a return to thinking.


Pouring more fuel on the fire

The case against airstrikes on Syria


The 20 March Yemen bombing: it’s not ISIS and it’s not Sunni-Shi’ite conflict

Juan Cole explains what's really behind current events in Yemen


Conflict, Time, Photography

Erica Smith reviews Tate Modern's latest exhibition


No, I am not Charlie

A Swedish peace researcher reflects on the terror in Paris and the reactions to it


Christopher Coker, Can War be Eliminated?

Polity Press, 2014; 120pp; £9:99


Robert M. Neer, Napalm: An American Biography

Harvard University Press, 2013; 290pp; £22.95


First peoples

Weapons, but no war, at the Natural History Museum's pre-history exhibition


War is not part and parcel of human nature

Powerful findings from several decades of Peace Anthropology