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Francis, Diana

Nonviolent people power, some fundamental questions

Extended text by Diana Francis on nonviolent revolution

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Nonviolent revolution: a contradiction in terms

A dedicated nonviolent activist asks some hard questions

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Adam Curle: 1916-2006

Adam Curle, founding Professor of Peace Studies at Bradford University, was born on 4 July 1916, into a family of thinkers.

Legitimate intervention

Diana Francis reflects on recent military interventions and suggests that, rather than attempting to reframe peacekeeping and postwar operations, we must deconstruct militarism and all it stands for.

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