Editor's Desk, New in Ceasefire - Sep 19, 2017 7:47 - 1 Comment

    Interview | Lowkey: On Militarism, Foreign Policy and the Arms Trade [VIDEO]

    After a long hiatus, one of the UK’s most celebrated political artists, Lowkey, has returned with new music and a UK tour. His forthcoming video, “Lords of War”, deals with the issue of drone warfare and the arms trade. He talks to Tom Barns about foreign policy, austerity and militarism.

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    Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Nov 3, 2017 17:41 - Comment

    Ideas | Place and Prejudice: On Liverpool, Hillsborough and Territorial Stigma

    How was it possible for our institutional and collective reactions to Hillsborough to be drowned-out so easily, and for so long, by victim-blaming? A report released this week on the lessons of the disaster offers a timely reminder of the damaging effects of place-based stigma and stereotypes, writes Alice Butler.

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    New in Ceasefire, Politics - Nov 9, 2017 18:44 - Comment

    Comment | The Power of Civic Resistance: Reflections on the Muhammad Rabbani Case

    A month ago, human rights activist Muhammad Rabbani went on trial after refusing to give up his computer passwords to police officers. Rabbani’s brave stance sets an admirable example, and raises important questions, for all those fighting discrimination, oppression and injustice, Naila Ahmed argues.

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    New in Ceasefire, Special Reports - Sep 17, 2017 17:45 - Comment

    Special Report | The EU’s approach to the Mediterranean migration crisis is costing lives

    New measures introduced by EU states, notably Italy, are focusing on reducing the numbers of people crossing the Mediterranean rather than on saving lives. Sabrina Tucci reports.

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    Columns, In Theory, New in Ceasefire - Oct 28, 2017 11:19 - Comment

    An A to Z of Theory | Hakim Bey: An Introduction

    Best-known for his concept of the Temporary Autonomous Zone, Hakim Bey is one of the best-known anarchist theorists of the contemporary period.  In this first part of a new series, Andrew Robinson gives a background to Bey’s work, and explores whether he can be considered a post-anarchist.

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    Arts & Culture, Books, New in Ceasefire - Nov 12, 2017 10:47 - Comment

    Books | An Anthem of a Revolution That Was — A Revolution That Will Be: ‘The City Always Wins’ by Omar Robert Hamilton

    Omar Robert Hamilton’s debut novel is a beautifully crafted examination of the Egyptian revolution and its aftermath, writes Ahmed Masoud.

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