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Activist History

How it nearly went wrong for CND

On CND's 60th anniversary, PN recalls the origins of the campaign's commitment to unilateralism

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A Oes Heddwch? Working for peace in Wales – yesterday and today

Jane Harries surveys Wales' 'hidden histories'

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Alison Ronan ed, The Women’s Peace Crusade 1917–1918: Crusading Women in Manchester and East Lancashire

Manchester Metropolitan University, 2017; 102pp; £5

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Joseph Rotblat is held up against the wall in London

Polish scientist & anti-nuke campaigner remembered

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Black History Month: Revolutionary

Wadsworth Jarrell's portrait of Angela Davis and a review of Tate Modern's Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power

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Case Study: Colombia February 1997

General strike defeats austerity 

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Margaretta D’Arcy, Ireland’s Guantanamo Granny

Women’s Pirate Press, 2015; 148pp; €12.95

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Neil Faulkner, A People’s History of the Russian Revolution

Pluto Press/Left Book Club, 2017; 272pp; £12.99

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The nonviolent Russian revolution

Nonviolent action was a crucial - and oft-negelected - part of the Russian Revolution, argues Milan Rai

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Case Study: Bangladesh 2006 – 2014

 Indigenous peoples stop open-cast coal mine  

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