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International Solidarity

Two weeks with the Afghan Peace Volunteers

A member of the first Voices for Creative Vonviolence UK delegation to Afghanistan on the APV's vision for a peace Afghanistan


Israel and BDS

Jonathan Rosenhead

ImageThe Peace News editorial comment on ‘Antisemitism, Zionism

Hard harvest

Gill Knight has been doing solidarity work in Palestine for a number of years.  This autumn she helped bring in the olive crop.


Peace across borders: VCNV UK in Afghanistan

In early January, a delegation of British women from Voices for Creative Non-Violence UK (VCNV UK) returned from a two-week peace delegation in Afghanistan (see PN 2552-2553). 


Radical Jews

Jennifer Verson, Liverpool

ImageOn the long and extended train journey from Brighton to

Editorial: Anti-semitism, Zionism, BDS and PN

PN's editors respond to criticism from a reader.


Iran peace delegation 2013

Peace News editors Emily Johns and Milan Rai are travelling to Iran as part of a US/UK peace delegation in February 2013.


Iraq: between despair and hope

A US peace activist returns to Iraq after nine years.


Live adventurously, go to Afghanistan

Susan Clarkson describes her preparation process for a journey of solidarity.


Vulture fund loses case

Privy council rules against FG Hemisphere