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Editorial: What is Zylum?

The editors explain PN's upcoming internet tool


Betsy Leondar-Wright, Missing Class: How Seeing Class Cultures Can Strengthen Social Movement Groups

Cornell University Press, 2014; 288pp; £12.95


Centuries spent in West Philly

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


Behind the Iraqi crisis: the crushing of the nonviolent Sunni uprising

Milan Rai recovers the hidden background to the current crisis


Editorial: Tell me lies about the 'great war'

The First World War was not a war for Belgium, it was a war for empire.


Celebrate Howard

On 17 May, 100 friends and colleagues of the British pacifist author and activist Howard Clark gathered at a ceremony organised by Peace News Trustees in Conway Hall, London.


Editorial: Standing on the edge of time

In Marge Piercy’s wonderful visionary work, Woman on the Edge of Time (1985), a young visitor from a future North American utopia wants to see a car.

How to Set Up a Housing Co-op: a Taking Control workshop in Hastings

Peace News co-editor Emily Johns tells the story of Walden Pond Housing Co-op,


Editorial: Nukes, coups and referenda: myth and reality in the Ukraine crisis

Peace News co-editor Milan Rai analyses Ukraine, western hypocrisy, the role (not) played by nuclear weapons in the ongoing crisis, claims that the US organised a "fascist coup" in Ukraine, the "referendum" in Crimea, and the path away from war.


Whatever happened to the PN Winter Gathering?

There is a saying in the field of community development finance – providing credit to disadvantaged groups – that if you never have a bad loan (that isn’t re-paid), you aren’t doing it right.