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Greg Muttitt, Fuel on the Fire: Oil and Politics in Occupied Iraq

Bodley Head, 2011; 464pp; £14.99, available from JNV for £12.50 incl. p&p. Send cheque, made payable to “JNV” to: JNV, 29 Gensing Rd, TN38 0HE


Baha Mousa

Maya Evans reviews the latest play from the Tricycle Theatre


Interviewing Nicolas Kent, Tricycle Theatre

Milan Rai interviews the Tricycle Theatre's artistic director


Shannon conviction overturned

Irish peace activist Mary Kelly has won a six-year struggle to overturn a conviction for a $1m action against the invasion of Iraq in 2003.


Wrexham: First Gulf War and Bradley Manning

The first bombing raid of the Gulf War was launched on Iraq 20 years ago.

Waste my money? No!

Dave Pybus, Peterborough

I decided not to read the books by Bush and Blair because I believed they would be propaganda designed to excuse and justify their actions in Iraq. Nor did I want to give them any money.

Hubris: The Bush and Blair lies about Iraq

Reading the recently-published memoirs of George W Bush and Tony Blair is a strange experience – seeing recent history refracted through the eyes of our war leaders, and seeing more deeply into the

Sam says

An outsider’s perspective on recent peace news


Do not read this

The news the papers didn’t print about Wikileaks and Gaza


Iraq's week of nonviolence

Iraq’s third annual Week of Nonviolence began on 10 October, organised by La’Onf (“no violence” in Arabic), a network of nonviolent Iraqi civilians and civil society groups.