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Andrew Kerr and the Origins of the Glastonbury Festival
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, Glastonbury festival, Andrew Kerr, Michael Eavis, second Glastonbury festival, music, festivals, festivals UK, free festivals )

- 114 days ago -
An interview with Andrew Kerr, recently deceased. From the Last of the Hippies. "It was the most blessed thing in my life," says Kerr now. "The chance to live out a dream, a really crazy dream."
Nice to Know We're on the Side of Progress
World  (tags: violence, war, terrorism, politics, middle-east, Iraq, ISIL, ISIS, Islamic state )

- 119 days ago -
So we're at war again. Because all the previous wars have worked out really well haven't they?
Gaza, The Merchant Of Venice and the Nazification of Israel
World  (tags: middle-east, war, politics, Gaza massacre, GAZA SIEGE )

- 175 days ago -
In Gaza we only have the bloodshed to contend with. In Israel we have the cold-blooded justification for it, the racism, the vile chants, the horrible spectre of a new Nazism on the rise.
We're Here Because We're Here, A Soldier's Death in Vieille-Chapelle, September 1915
World  (tags: First world war, Vieille-Chapelle, Welch Regiment, 2nd Battle of Looswar )

- 185 days ago -
On the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War: a journey of discovery to find a lost hero.
A Form of Squatting By Any Other Name
Society & Culture  (tags: land, squatting, yorkley court community farm, forest of dean, Land Rights )

- 203 days ago -
70% of the land in the UK is owned by less than 1% of the population. Britain has the second most unequal distribution of land in the world.
Twentieth Century Ranter: Bill Ubi Dwyer and the Birth of the Free Festival Movement
Society & Culture  (tags: ubi dwyer, bill dwyer, windsor free, Windsor free festival, free festivals, protest, culture and society, society )

- 207 days ago -
There had been free festivals before, but none of them were as overtly political as the Windsor Free Festival,
We Are Wiser Than The Angels
Society & Culture  (tags: Mums, Mary Stone, death, angels, mothers )

- 212 days ago -
Mums are everywhere. They are the universal experience of all creatures upon this earth, the first and the last.
The Battle of the Beanfield
Society & Culture  (tags: Battle of the beanfield, Stonehenge free festival, Police Brutality, Police Violence )

- 243 days ago -
Remembering the anniversary of an infamous day in British history.
King Arthur Pendragon at Stonehenge
Society & Culture  (tags: King Arthur Pendragon, Stonehenge, protest, free and open access, politics, spirituality )

- 257 days ago -
Stonehenge has been his battle ground. It is where he has chosen to make his stand. It is also, not coincidentally, a suitably mythic backdrop to the grand drama of his life.
Engaged Spirituality
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, society, politics, spirituality, protest )

- 265 days ago -
As spiritual people, are we obliged to protest against injustice? Is Russell Brand on to something? CJ Stone examines the case for the spiritual sphere making a political stand.
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