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Activism

Radical Music: Black Lives Matter - Singing out & shutting up

Penny Stone suggests some ways in which white activists can show solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter 

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What’s happening out there?

PN takes a look at how UK activists have been responding to COVID-19

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A protest master class

A look inside the creativity fuelling the US struggle to defund the police

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Andy Heintz (ed), Dissidents of the International Left

New Internationalist, 2019; 304pp; £9.99

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UK activism in an age of COVID-19

Peace News takes a look at how forty different UK activist groups and networks have been responding to life under lockdown.

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Ten articles about the current crisis that every UK activist should read

From the power of public opinion, to how we might organise to win major progressive victories during this mother-of-all-trigger-points, to the urgent need for progressives to integrate international solidarity with the majority world in their campaigning: PN chooses ten of the most politically pertinent responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Time on your hands?

From French farmers who resisted the Nazis to ‘just banking’ and the idea of utopia: PN's reviews editor provides a quirky selection of on- and off-line activism-related resources for anyone who’s feeling the hours drag.

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Diary: 'next time, I think I’ll leave my car at home'

Cath Bann is caught up in the maelstrom

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It is not just a bunch of flowers

An XR act of gratitude to Brixton police officers was painful and racist

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Making peace

Bexhill meeting explores UN Charter

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