Peace Magazine

Vol.31, No.3: July-September 2015

Social Media, Nonviolent Protest … and Colour


Multi-coloured umbrellas at Admiralty, Hong Kong in October 2014 during the “Umbrella Revolution” pro-democracy protests


In Under the Umbrella, Pauline Luk studies the impact of social networks on Hong Kong’s Umbrella movement, the three-month-long protest by (mainly young) pro-democracy activists.

Also in this issue

A Visit with Peter Ackerman and Hardy Merriman
Metta Spencer interviews the International Center on Nonviolent Conflict’s Peter Ackerman and Hardy Merriman.

The Elusive Prize of a Nuclear-Free World
The NPT was on Douglas Roche’s mind as well this spring. The veteran disarmament campaigner looks back on how the treaty has been ignored, circumvented, and mocked—a situation that could change with a well-informed, and demanding, public.

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