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Radical Lives

Diary: Lawrence Cheuk

Lawrence Cheuk reflects on a recent weeklong activist training workshop in Brussels


Anti-Austerity Activist Harry Leslie Smith Dies Aged 95

Obituary of a great voice.


The Speech the British Establishment Didn't Want You to Hear

The Inaugural Alternative Claudia Jones Memorial Lecture 2018


Michael Rosen, So they call you Pisher: A Memoir

Verso, 2018; 320pp; £9.99


Obituary: David McReynolds: 25 October 1929 – 17 August 2018

Renowned peace campaigner who ran for President loved cats and relished controversy


Diary: 'like a bee, carrying political pollen'

Our Leeds cooperator visits the founding member of the (US) Federation of Egalitarian Communities


Obituary: Beatrice Smith: 24 July 1937 – 4 February 2018

Poet, author, hospital worker and socialist 'was never one to give up when things got tough'


Obituary: Connie Mager: 19 November 1925 – 22 December 2018

Long-time peace activist and 'very nice human being' dies aged 97


Obituary: Helen John: 30 September 1937 – 5 November 2017

Rebecca Johnson remembers an indefatigable


Obituary: Keith Armstrong: 7 April 1950 - 7 May 2017

Poet, photographer and disability rights activist