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Europe

How the yellow vests are reinventing French politics

Participatory movement is forcing France to reckon with the impact of austerity on the working class

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Brexit and direct action

Convictions for activism-related offences could lead to some European activists being forced to leave the UK

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No border: back the backstop

There should be no time limit on the open border in Ireland

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Brexit bemusement

Responses to PN's peace group Brexit questionnaire.

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Skilling up for Brexit

In the years ahead, British activists are going to have to become better at building cross-class, multi-racial movements for change.

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Minority report

Gathering considers Brexit impact on UK Celtic languages

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I’m a be-Leaver

Malcolm Pittock, Bolton

Brexit: reasons to be cheerful

Let’s use this upsurge of energy to root out racism and classism

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40 years ago: European demilitarisation march

Attempts by pacifists to look back at the slaughter of war from an anti-militarist perspective – and official unhappiness at the puncturing of nationalist myths – have a long history.

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Activism & ... Europe

My personal earliest memory of Europe is, when I first moved to the UK, one of the reasons was actually to campaign and work against the [US] cruise missiles being stationed in Europe.