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Editorial: Iran's Lockerbie

The British legal system has begun finally to re-consider the conviction of the two Libyans jailed for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, which came down over the Scottish town of Locke

Gordon: Stop denying the link

Once again, Britain is enduring terrorist attacks. Once again, the Prime Minister is denying obvious realities, flying in the face of a near-national consensus.

Justice Not Vengeance, 'Counter Terror: Build Justice'

DVD, 20 mins, £6.50 inc p&p.


Bruce Lawrence (ed), 'Messages to the World'

Verso Books, 2005; ISBN 1 84467 045 7; Pb 292pp; £12.99


Milan Rai, '7/7: The London Bombings, Islam and the Iraq War'

Pluto Press 2006; 208pp; ISBN 0745325637; £11.99. Available in the UK with free p&p from http://www.j-n-v.org


Editorial: Striking "terror" in the budget-lines of the powerful

The issue of repressive legislation is becoming a regular feature in PN's editorial and comment section.

Editorial: It was only a matter of time

Terrorist atrocities are a daily occurrence around the world.

Nadia Taysir Dabbagh, 'Suicide in Palestine: Narratives of Despair'

Hurst, 2005; ISBN 1 85065 790 4; Pb 266pp; £14.95


Defending "freedom"

You could be forgiven for thinking that the new Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), the result of an almost unprecedented to and fro between the Commons and Lords, is a much-watered down ve

Feeding the fear

On 20 January, just outside 10 Downing Street, the Campaign Against Criminalising Communities organised a protest – supported by an alliance of campaigning and human rights groups – against the det