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Issue 2608 - 2609 | August - September 2017

Nae place for nuclear weapons!

A day-by-day account by a Scottish civil society team of the second part of the United Nations negotiations to ban the Bomb

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Tips from US working-class activists

How can middle-class campaigners become better at cross-class collaboration? An excerpt from the pioneering book Class Matters

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2019: How we blew it, again

With the ever-cumulative emissions growing, a climate activist envisions the world two years from now and the lessons that tomorrow can teach today

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Features

Salman Abedi’s disappearing sister

How the mainstream media self-censored ‘revenge for western foreign policy’ from their reporting of the Manchester attacks

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Treaty on the prohibition of nuclear weapons

The opening sections of a historic agreement

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Missing Betsy, weaving Zylum

Come to PN's digital tools dayschool in January 2018!

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Spy Cops: Police drag out inquiry

Evidence to Pichford inquiry unlikely to be heard until mid-2019

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Life and Death, Amy Corcoran 2017


Art the Arms Fair aims to make the DSEI arms fair this September the most-talked-about arms fair ever.

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Exploring Class: a Peace News Training of Trainers

NEW DATES 14 –17 June 2018

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News

The UN bans the Bomb!

122 nations vote for treaty outlawing nuclear weapons

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CAAT seeks arms fair re-match

Campaigners to appeal high court verdict

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Tory attempt to restrict boycotts of Israel ‘unlawful’

Government acted improperly, high court rules

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Threats to health, democracy and nuclear fuel plant drive anti-fracking protests

Rolling month of action comes to Lancashire

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Côr Gobaith sing out: ‘Stop arming Israel!’

Radical choir targets HSBC on day of action

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Fun day out for the family?

Tony Young visits Wales' 'National Air Show'

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Great Get Together in memory of Jo Cox

Aberystwyth remembers murdered MP

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Comment

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

Poet, photographer and disability rights activist

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Bruce Kent: As I please

We need to get our priorities right, argues Bruce Kent

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Diary: No Happy Endings?

Nikki No-Nukes on her recent trip to Coulport, where the nuclear warheads for Trident submarines are stored and loaded onto missiles.

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The Personal Column: Wobbly Links

Jeff Cloves reflects on the intertwined histories of Bob Dylan, Woody Guthrie and the US labour movement

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Salt of the House

'In such extreme realities what can we offer but solidarity and song?'

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Case Study: Bangladesh 2006 – 2014

 Indigenous peoples stop open-cast coal mine  

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News

Protest, power and change

Sue Gilmurray reports on this year's Peace History Conference

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I spy...

Independence day protests @ Menwith Hill

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Minority report

Gathering considers Brexit impact on UK Celtic languages

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Roouminations

Telford