Welcome to Peace News, the newspaper for the UK grassroots peace and justice movement. We seek to oppose all forms of violence, and to create positive change based on cooperation and responsibility. See more

"Peace News has compiled an exemplary record... its tasks have never been more critically important than they are today." Noam Chomsky

  • facebook
  • rss
  • twitter

Obituary

Obituary: Peter Le Mare, 30 December 1939 – 4 July 2019

Lifelong radical whose weekly CND stall became a Penzance fixture

....

Obituary: Walter Wolfgang, 23 June 1923 – 29 May 2019

Organiser of first Aldermaston March who always spoke spoke truth to power

....

Obituary: Paul Flynn: 9 February 1935 – 17 February 2019

'Thinking man's Dennis Skinner' was indefatigable peace campaigner

....

Obituary: Genny Bove: 27 February 1962 — 3 November 2018

Whistleblower and passionate campaigner for peace dies aged 56

....

Obituary: David McReynolds: 25 October 1929 – 17 August 2018

Renowned peace campaigner who ran for President loved cats and relished controversy

....

Obituary: Beatrice Smith: 24 July 1937 – 4 February 2018

Poet, author, hospital worker and socialist 'was never one to give up when things got tough'

....

Obituary: Connie Mager: 19 November 1925 – 22 December 2018

Long-time peace activist and 'very nice human being' dies aged 97

....

Obituary: Gene Sharp: 21 January 1928 – 28 January 2018

The lonely scholar who became a nonviolent warrior

....

Obituary: Helen John: 30 September 1937 – 5 November 2017

Rebecca Johnson remembers an indefatigable

....

Obituary: Keith Armstrong: 7 April 1950 - 7 May 2017

Poet, photographer and disability rights activist

....