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People Power

A pledge to resist

Preparing ourselves to do extraordinary things ...


How are we going to get there?

The International Organisation for Participatory Society is a new  revolutionary network connecting independent radicals worldwide


Nonviolent uprisings

Turkey, Brazil and Indonesia


Defying without defiance

Morning-after reflections on a Quaker action against mountaintop removal


Turning the Tide

British trainers were invited by Kenyan Quakers  to share skills for social struggles against injustice


Nonviolence. Yes, it is working in Kenya

African activists work to prevent election violence and make social change


Jellies mark ‘Wobbly Tuesday’

The tenth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq on 19 March was marked by peace group Justice Not Vengeance with a 32-pint vegan jelly (topped by a more modest dessert), as a reminder of ‘Wobbly Tues

An anarchist among jihadists

A view from the grassroots of the Syrian revolution.


Destroying Syria to save it?

Nonviolent opposition voices oppose militarisation of the revolution.


Thousands join 68-day Kurdish hunger strike

Kurds struggling for peace talks & language rights.