Posted by: helenrobertsbradford | February 15, 2010

Horses for Peace

Rural peace march

From the Committee of 100 bulletin, Resistance, June 1965

The urgency and gravity of the campaigns organised by the Committee of 100 did not prevent a quirky sense of humour creeping into its national bulletin, Resistance, as these examples from 1965 and 1966 show.  There were many competing organisational and ideological influences within the Committee of 100, ranging from Gandhian non violence (the legacy of the DAC), through anarchism (Nicolas Walter), to libertarian socialism (Solidarity for Workers’ Power).  Sadly Horses for Peace was not one of these…

Resistance advert

Encouraging readers to subscribe to Resistance, an exhausted potato with feet...

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: