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Radical Lives

Rory Fanning, Worth Fighting For: An Army Ranger’s Journey Out of the Military and Across America

Haymarket Books, 2014; 230pp; £12.99

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Remembering Lib

Tireless activist engaged in 'anarchic direct action'

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Obituary: Hero’s send-off for Ray Davies

Welsh radical remembered

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Obituary: Geoffrey Carnall

1 February 1927 – 20 February 2015

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Obituary: Narayan Desai

24 December 1924 – 15 March 2015

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From capitalism to Commonwealth

Grace Crookall-Greening looks at a longstanding visionary economic project

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Activism and ... Valentines

What comes into my mind if you say ‘activism and Valentines’? Russell Brand! I dunno.

David Lane: 21 February 1934 – 16 September 2014

David Lane, lifelong pacifist and peace activist, died in September at the age of 80 after a long, and latterly very sad, struggle with Parkinson’s.

Mike Marqusee: 27 January 1953 – 13 January 2015

Mike Phipps looks back at the life and activism of a radical writer

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Helena Earnshaw & Angharad Penrhyn Jones, Here We Stand: Women Changing the World

Honno Welsh Women’s Press, 2014; 450pp; £10.99

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