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New in Ceasefire - Thursday, January 19, 2017 22:36 - 0 Comments
In the latest essay in his series on Augusto Boal, Andrew Robinson examines the wide range of different techniques formulated or summarised by the Brazilian playwright for revolutionising drama and life.
New in Ceasefire - Wednesday, January 18, 2017 10:57 - 1 CommentFrom Game of Thrones to Guantanamo Bay, the purpose of torture is not only to destroy an individual's sense of autonomy and self-worth, but to reconstitute them into whatever image the torturer desires.
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Ideas | “Writing of a sort that wasn’t supposed to exist anymore”: Mark Fisher Remembered (1968 – 2017)Owen Hatherley remembers Mark Fisher, the radical writer, and friend, who has recently passed away.
New in Ceasefire - Friday, December 16, 2016 17:51 - 1 CommentThis year marks the 50th anniversary of the formation of the Black Panther Party. With social inequality at record levels, white supremacy consolidating its power in the political corridors of Europe and the US, climate change destroying primarily Black and Brown countries, and the continuing de-development of the global south, the Black Panther’s iconic legacy continues to inspire, teach and resonate with millions across the world.
New in Ceasefire - Friday, November 25, 2016 18:19 - 0 CommentsDonald Trump's rise to power has seen a normalising of fascist and neo-Nazi beliefs. We should all be concerned: The Trump Presidency will probably fail, but the movement he represents will not have so far to go next time for the full flowering of fascism to succeed.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Friday, November 11, 2016 11:57 - 5 CommentsThe UK government's failed counter-extremism strategy has wrongly targeted thousands of innocent people, including hundreds of children. If the Government truly wants to fight extremism, it must listen to the victims of its failures, argues Moazzam Begg.
New in Ceasefire, Politics - Thursday, October 13, 2016 10:16 - 4 CommentsFrom Syria to Yemen, there is no one-size-fits-all party line or formula for being anti-imperialist, argues Priyamvada Gopal.
New in Ceasefire, Special Reports - Friday, October 7, 2016 14:21 - 1 Comment
Special Report | “The world has a responsibility to get this blockade on Gaza lifted”: Women’s Boat to Gaza illegally detained by IsraelTwo days ago, thirteen women - including a Nobel Peace Prize winner - on a peaceful mission to break the illegal blockade on Gaza were abducted in international waters and detained in an Israeli prison. Vyara Gylsen reports.
New in Ceasefire, Special Reports - Monday, October 3, 2016 15:32 - 0 CommentsA groundbreaking report, published on Thursday by advocacy group CAGE, has revealed that the scientific framework underpinning the government’s counter extremism strategy is based on extremely flawed research, bolstering calls for the strategy to be scrapped. Dilly Hussain reports.
Editor's Desk, New in Ceasefire - Tuesday, September 13, 2016 15:33 - 1 CommentOver the past 18 months, the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen has led to over 10,000 deaths and the destruction of billions of pounds’ worth of vital infrastructure, including schools, hospitals and homes. How can the UK government claim it cares about the suffering of Yemenis when it continues to supply the weapons inflicting the damage? Asks Andrew Smith.
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