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Vol 166 No 36
Contents 5 September 2008
3 Activists take ‘token’ action for those seeking sanctuary
4 Heroics from Hlekweni staff as they overcome hardships
5 Whatever happened to Make Poverty History?
6 Spiritual uncertainty Jill Kenner
7 Comment Susan Groves and Martin Wilkinson
10-11 Stripped to the core: personal thoughts on leaving prison Sylvia Boyes
12 There’s a crack in everything Peter Fishpool
13 The Edinburgh Tattoo 2008: a spectacle of love? Janice Johnson
14-15 An introduction to Focusing: a Quaker way? Terry O’Loughlin
16 q-eye: a wry look at the Quaker world
17 Friends & Meetings
Cover image: Vouchers bought by Quakers in Westminster so that refused asylum seekers can spend their money in other places. Shops do not offer change if the full amount is not spent. Photo: Jez Smith. See page 3. Image on this page: Staff at the Friend taking a break from putting the magazine together, from top, left to right, Judy Kirby, Jez Smith, George Penaluna, Penny Dunn, Trish Carn and Oliver Robertson. Photo: Philip Iddon.
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