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Activist History

Corita Kent, that they may have life, screenprint, 1964.

A print by the legendary activist-artist

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Case Study: Argentina: December 1917 – October 1918

Students force university reforms

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Corita Kent: Get With The Action

Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft, Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling, East Sussex BN6 8SP until 14 October (Tues – Sat: 10.30am–5pm; Sundays & bank holidays: 11am – 5pm; £6.50 / £5.50, under-16s free)

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Sam Lord, with Peter Dukes, Jo Robinson and Sarah Wilson, Poster Workshop 1968–1971

Four Corners Books, 2018; 128pp; £10

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Banners for suffrage

Processions in Belfast, Edinburgh, Cardiff and London commemorate 100th anniversary of suffrage victory

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Case Study: France: February – April 2006

Students and unions defeat jobs law

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LA Kauffman, Direct Action: Protest and the Reinvention of American Radicalism

Verso, 2017; 256pp; £9.99

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Testament of youth

Bill Hetherington, archivist, Peace Pledge Union, London

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Oppose the censorship of the ‘anti-hate speech’ Bolsheviks

Christopher Drape draws lessons for today's activists from the tragic history of the Russian Revolution

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Juley Howard with Faith Moulin, Righteous Anger: One Woman’s Action for Peace 1983–1993

FeedARead.com, 2017; 372pp; £8.99

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