About the Cover

The cover artwork is by Veronika Spendier andrelates to the article on page3.

Tthe other original drawings are by Stephen Francis, Tamsin Edwards and


Printing by Inkwell Press, 399 Honor Ave, Graceville 4075.



39.1 Real Women On Billboards Jo Barter


39.2 1994 Nonviolence Gathering Sue Casey


39.3 Electoral Court Case Rowan White

39.4 An Unexpected Court Case Vanessa Fox

Tactics & Strategy

39.5 Should I Be Arrested? Robert J Burrowes

39.6 Bringing Nonviolence Into Political Actions:

How do we relate to the state?

Joe Maizlish

39.7 International Day to End Violence Against Women:

A Proposal

Margaret Pestorius

39.8 The British Foreign Office and the German

Resistance to Hitler

Brian Martin


39.9 Congratulations Rowan White

39.10 Billet System James Langley

39.11 Funding! Jo Barter

39.12 Key Contacts Anthony Kelly

Centre for Nonviolence

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Enquiries are very welcome.

Editorial Collective

We hope Nonviolence Today will promote nonviolence in a broad sense. It is

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resources. The editors for this issue were Jan, Janelle and David. We hope

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practice of nonviolence.

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organisation whose members believe that 'all war is a crime against

humanity'. Each issue contains a variety of material. This includes reports

on WRL activities, descriptions and analyses of peace movement initiatives

and campaigns, activist news and letters to the editor. Nonviolent Activist

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