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War resisters

Chris Lombardi, I Ain’t Marching Anymore – Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars

The New Press, 2020; 298pp; £19.99


David McReynolds 25 October 1929 – 17 August 2018

This is the longer version of an obituary of the prominent US radical pacifist.


80 years ago: Where pacifism is dangerous – war resistance in Europe

From the outset, PN carried otherwise little-known information about pacifists and other peace campaigners in other countries. The second issue was no exception.


The right to refuse

Updates on two US war resisters


Film: 'To end all wars' with Adam Hochschild

Adam Hochschild, author of 'To End All Wars' helped us launch the Peace News WW1 project 'The World is My Country' in January 2014 at Friends House in London.

Coercion, objection, desertion

Jeff Cloves reflects on desertion's representation in popular music


Hornsey call-out

Hornsey Historical Society seeks information about First World War resisters who lived in Hornsey, Crouch End, Harringay, Stroud Green, Muswell Hill and parts of Highgate.

Memorials for German deserters

30,000 German soldiers deserted during the Second World War: 20,000 were executed


Solidarity extends from a Yorkshire spy base to Guantánamo hunger strikers

Menwith Hill protests