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Deptford United – You’re Invited

Reports from activists north and south of the river on the London riots and community responses


Fight back at the Fringe

"Festival against the cuts" comes to the Fringe.


Gandhi correspondence

Paul Beswick

Thanks for your considered letter last issue.

Thomas F Jackson, 'From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Struggle for Economic Justice'

University of Pennsylvania Press, ISBN 978 0 812239 69 0; £16.50; 459pp


May Day: Start of a new world

On 1 May, former Prisme workers re-launched themselves as Discovery Packaging and Design (DPD) after the “long hard slog” of a seven-week occupation (see PN 2508).

Workers’ control in Dundee

 “We were not militant people – just little people who refused to be little anymore. We stood up for what we believe in and we are all proud of that.” David Taylor, workers occupation, Dundee


Michael Moore, 'Stupid White Men... and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation!'

Regan Books, 2002. ISBN 0060392452, 304pp