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University in free speech row

Five students and one graduate are facing “aggravated trespass” charges after taking part in a demonstration outside the Lancaster University's “George Fox” building in September 2004 duri

Jerry Tyrrell, 'Peer Mediation: a process for primary schools'

Souvenir Press 2002. ISBN 0 28563601 4; 224pp; £12.99


Countering the pro-war campaign

San Diego County in California is home to not only one of the largest military installations in the world, but also the second-largest Iraqi population in the US.

Josette and Ba Luvmour, 'Win Win Games for All Ages: Cooperative Activities for Building Social Skills'

New Society Publishers, 2002. ISBN ISBN 0 8657 1441 X, 144pp, £8.95


It is my wish that there will be a new battle in Afghanistan - the battle of the pen.

In April Marnie Smith travelled to Pakistan where she discovered Afghanistan's refugee communities finding hope for peace through education.


Coercion and domination

Roland Meighan is an acknowledged “educational heretic” for his view that mass compulsory schooling is an obsolete and counter-productive learning system which should be scrapped as soon a