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Activist History

Case Study: Bangladesh 2006 – 2014

 Indigenous peoples stop open-cast coal mine  

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Jonathan Lerner, Swords in the Hands of Children: Reflections of an American Revolutionary

OR Books, 2017; 224pp; £15 or purchase online here.

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Jim Hindle, Nine Miles

Underhill Books, 2016; 436pp, £12 from www.ninemiles.org

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Case Study: Funafil workers’ 410-day occupation Guatemala, 1987–1988

How striking workers resisted a seven-day work week

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Occupy 1967!

50 years after the colonels’ coup in Greece

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Paul Buhle and David Berger (eds), Bohemians: A Graphic History

Verso, 2014; 240pp; £9.99

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Sheila Rowbotham, Rebel Crossings: New Women, Free Lovers and Radicals in Britain and the United States

Verso, 2016; 512pp; £25

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Donald Rooum, Wildcat Anarchist Comics

PM Press, 2016; 128pp; £11.99

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William Pelz, A People’s History of Modern Europe

Pluto, 2016; 288pp; £16

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Banners into archive

The Peace Museum in Bradford is asking for placards, leaflets, badges and banners used in peaceful protests, vigils or demonstrations for an exhibition later this year.