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Rai, Milan

Stopping the Trump coup

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The Women's March on Washington, 21 January 2017, the day after Donald Trump's inauguration as US president. Photo: Ted Eytan from Washington, DC, USA (CC BY-SA 2.0).

US president Donald Trump has been threatening for months to hang onto power by illegal means after the 3 November presidential election. Dozens of organisations are preparing to stop him, and to protect the fabric of US democracy.

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Did Iran really 'declare war' on Saudi Arabia in 2005?

ImageA review of Black Wave: Saudi Arabia, Iran and the Rivalry that Unravelled the Middle East by Kim Ghattas (Wildfire, 2020; 400pp; £10.99)

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Whatever happened to Iran? - Milan Rai surveys ten recent Iran books

Things seemed quiet on the Iran front for a few months, but they might be about to heat up.

Has BLM affected the peace movement?

PN surveyed over 100 peace activists on the impact of Black Lives Matter

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Chelsea’s free!

$256,000 crowdfunded in 48 hours to pay whistleblower's fine

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Editorial: What? More about ‘decolonising’ peace?

Racism and colonialism are at the heart of the peace movement's main issues, argues Milan Rai

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Hiroshima & Nagasaki 75 years

The Bomb was not ‘a last resort’ argues Milan Rai

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The brutal ‘peace’ Britain brought in 1945

The forgotten story of what happened after VJ-Day.

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Editorial: What does ‘decolonising history’ mean? And does it matter?

We need to remember the real history of Britain's nuclear 'deterrent' argues Milan Rai

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The man in Suleimani’s shadow

Another 3 January victim: Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis

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