New Internationalist

Articles by Symon Hill

A different legacy: lessons in peace from the First World War

As we campaign for peace today, what can we learn from our predecessors? asks Symon Hill

  • July 28, 2014
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Why David Cameron is wrong to call Britain a 'Christian country'

A government that favours the rich and shuns the poor could not be further away from the Bible’s vision of an equal and radical society, says Symon Hill

  • April 30, 2014
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DSEi protesters ‘Not Guilty’ – but will the real villains ever face the dock?

Peaceful demonstrators are acquitted of ‘aggravated trespass’ but arms dealers remain free to pursue dodgy deals with dubious buyers, says Symon Hill. 

  • February 10, 2014
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Peaceful protesters end up in court

Symon Hill asks for support as he and four others face trial for demonstrating against the arms trade.

  • January 31, 2014
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I love Britain. The Daily Mail hates it

Amid the political storm, Symon Hill asks ‘what is Britain?’

  • October 4, 2013
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David Cameron: don’t blame the internet for society’s ills

The British Prime Minister’s proposals on pornography follow a global tradition of politicians who try to control online access and fail, writes Symon Hill.

  • July 24, 2013
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Digital Revolutions - Fighting Facebook on its own ground

Digital Revolutions extras: Symon Hill discusses the paradox at the heart of cyberactivism

  • April 25, 2013
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Digital Revolutions - The record-breaking petition

Digital Revolutions extras: Online petitions may be more useful in drawing attention to reality than they may be in bringing about a specific change.

  • April 22, 2013
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Boycott Facebook for a day

Symon Hill won’t be ‘liking’ anything on 1 December because of the social network’s shady tax affairs.

  • November 30, 2012
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West Bank persistence

The Beit Arabiya peace centre has been demolished by the Israeli army for a sixth time. Symon Hill visited the rubble.

  • November 7, 2012
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Throwing the money changers out of the Temple

One year since Occupy pitched up in London, Symon Hill from Christianity Uncut concludes St Paul’s Cathedral has sided with the rich.

  • October 15, 2012
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Occupy your soul! The Christian Left gets active

With a ring of prayer planned to protest the eviction of the Occupy camp at St Paul’s, the Christian Left is coming of age, says Symon Hill.

  • January 25, 2012
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About Symon Hill

Symon Hill is author of The No-Nonsense Guide to Religion and Digital Revolutions: Activism in the internet age. He is associate director of the Ekklesia thinktank and a founding member of Christianity Uncut.

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