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Issue 2642-2643 | June 2020

News & comment

What’s happening out there?

PN takes a look at how UK activists have been responding to COVID-19

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Radical Music: Black Lives Matter - Singing out & shutting up

Penny Stone suggests some ways in which white activists can show solidarity with #BlackLivesMatter 

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Poynted remarks

Our columnist vents on the Covidiot-shaming, statues and more. 

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Other features

Priorities when managing a crisis

A view of the pandemic from Madrid

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Time on your hands?

From French farmers who resisted the Nazis to ‘just banking’ and the idea of utopia: PN's reviews editor provides a quirky selection of on- and off-line activism-related resources for anyone who’s feeling the hours drag.

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The UK government’s criminally negligent response to coronavirus

Ian Sinclair lays out the case for the prosecution

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A protest master class

A look inside the creativity fuelling the US struggle to defund the police

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