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Activism

Anti-Trident action from Edinburgh to London

'Peaton Pirates' take on nukes

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The 2015 Creative Activist Awards

Drum roll please ...

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Woman who disarmed warplane publishes memoir

New book marks 20th anniversary of land-mark anti-arms trade action

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Alastair McIntosh and Matt Carmichael, Spiritual Activism: Leadership as service

Green Books, 2015; 224pp; £19.99

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Activism & ... Coming alive

What a lovely project! My head today is not responding. I’m about to talk to an estate agent about putting in an offer for our co-op to buy some land. My head space is definitely elsewhere!

Mark Thomas, Cuckooed: A Comedy of Betrayal

1–13 December; £23; Tricycle Theatre, 269 Kilburn High Rd, London NW6 7JR; www.tricycle.co.uk or 020 7328 1000; and then around the country from February 2015 – see www.markthomasinfo.co.uk

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Aidan Ricketts, The Activists’ Handbook: A step-by-step guide to participatory democracy; Eric Mann, Playbook for Progressives: 16 Qualities of the Successful Organizer

Zed Books, 2012; 256pp; £14.99 (Ricketts) and Beacon Press, 2011; 232pp; £13.99 (Mann)

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Centuries spent in West Philly

Training for Change’s powerful three-week ‘Super-T’ training for trainers

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The defiant ones

Another staggering work of heart-breaking genius – about activists and academics

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