About the Cover

The cover artwork is by Tamsin Edwards and relates to the article on page17.

The other original drawings are by Veronika Spendier and Tamsin.

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



40.1 Western Australia Forest Blockades Patsy Molloy

40.2 Can They Save Albert Park? Robert J. Burrowes

40.3 Kuranda Skyrail Protest Margaret Pestorius

40.4 Network Facilitation Collective Jo Barter


40.5 War Resisters' International Visitor Peter D. Jones

40.6 Walking for Peace and Reconciliation in Cambodia Liz Bernstein

40.7 Neville Watson in Bosnia Neville Watson

40.8 What Would A Culture of Nonviolence Look Like? Mary Heath


40.9 Minimising the Risk of Police Violence Robert J. Burrowes

40.10 Feelings and Action Margaret Pestorius

40.11 Nonviolent Martial Arts George Eaton

News & Letters

40.12 Adoption Requests International Fellowship of Reconciliation

Commonweal Collection

40.13 ANN Phone Link-up - 5 May '94

40.14 Bulletin James Langley

40.15 At Ease! Anthony Kelly

40.16 Great Job Mary Heath

40.17 Starlifter Protest Catholic Worker

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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

you will continue to support our efforts to promote the understanding and

practice of nonviolence.

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Brian Martin Wollongong, NSW

Jan De Voogd Sydney, NSW

Janet Mayer Foxground, NSW

Mark Hayes Lismore, NSW

Wilderness Society Newcastle, NSW

Cameron Edwards Sydney, NSW

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Michael Oldmeadow Rosanna, VIC

Commonground Seymour, VIC

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Devi Prasad

Babu Mathew

Gandhi Marg

Narayan Desai

Sarvodayya Friendship Centre


Mubarak Awad

Sri Lanka

Nonviolent Direct Action Group


State Library of Victoria, Australia

adopted by ISA Australia

Coalition for Peace & Reconciliation, Cambodia

Society for Peace & Development, Bangladesh

adopted by Rob Burrowes

Women Living Under Muslim Laws, Pakistan

Madlaine Regenvanu, Vanuatu

adopted by the Nv Facilitation Collective

Anyone can write to NvT and make a case for adoption.


Happy Birthday

Birthday greetings to Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, born 2nd October 1869, in

Porbandar, India. A pioneer of nonviolent action, freedom fighter,

revolutionary, jail-bird and friend of the poor.


Master of Letters in


by Distance Education

The M.Litt. is normally taken externally over two years and involves three

units of coursework and a dissertation of 20-25,000 words. External students

are required to attend the University for five days each year. Entry requires

a relevant first degree at an above average level of preformance. Preliminary

studies are available for students with other backgrounds.

For the coming year, the central themes are:

* peace, justice and development

* peace education

* peacemaking and conflict resolution

Enquiries: Geoff Harris, Coordinator of Peace Studies, UNE Armidale 2351.

Telephone (067) 73 2414 or 73 2781. Fax (067) 71 1076. Applications close

September 30.


ANN Radio Presenter's Tape

James Langley's Vol. 1 15 June '94

Thanks to 2Bob Taree


* Jenny Sheed court story

* Community based whale support organization ORRCA

* Ciaron O'Reilly's analysis of Korean history and conflict

* Gains of the women's movement with Zelda D'Apreno