About the Cover

The cover artwork is by Tamsin Edwards and relates to the article on page43.9.

The other original drawings are by Veronika Spendier and Tamsin.

Printing by Reprographics, Griffith University.



43.1 National Gathering

43.2 News From the Centre


43.3 Sydney Airport Blockade Anthony Kelly


43.4 Coalition for Peace & Reconciliation Update

43.5 Signs of the Times Bob Maat SJ


43.6 The Role of Nonviolence Scholars Robert J. Burrowes

War Resistance

43.7 Is the War Over? Robert Malecki


43.8 Moved By Love: The Memoirs of Vinoba Bhave Peter D. Jones


43.9 The Story of the Australian Nonviolence Network Peter Jones, Margaret

Pestorius and Bryan Law

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