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Westminster

Love your enemy - everyone can change: Jack Straw

Readers - we have a tough one this issue, but I know you're all up to the task... The man we love to hate, the man we need to love to love...

There's a debate to be had - make your voices heard

There is strong public demand for debate about the future of Britain's nuclear weapons system, to which the government has recently appeared to acquiesce.

Deaths, Dukes and doggedness

Robin Cook's death has brought forth many tales, and the peace movement has some to tell about him too.

Games, anarchists and bombs

There was a Parisian campaign to say “non” to the Olympics - which, surprisingly, got no coverage over here - as well as the (slightly reported) campaign by sensible people in London who o

Editorial Legislating for niceness

The Labour government may have received a good “telling off” at the polls last month but, even with their much-reduced parliamentary majority, they have wasted no time in setting out a con

Love your enemy – everyone can change: Dr John Reid

Hello my lovely ones, are you feeling full of vernal passion?

Kevin Wicker, 'Letters from a Bunker'

A Pen Press Publication, 2004; ISBN 1 904754 75 9; £7.99

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Love your enemy ... everyone can change : Tony Blair

Why hello there voters! You've heard his slogans - you've read his posters, you've burnt his manifesto... Are you thinking what I'm thinking?

Editorial: The ballot box and the lock-on

March was a good month for taking nonviolent action, all over Britain and beyond - as the positive and energising stories and images in this month's Peace News show.