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Mirror me

On 13 September, military whistle-blower Chelsea Manning finally won the right to be given gender reassignment therapy, five days after she started a hunger strike.

Can’t buy me love

Good news.

Nagasaki actions at US base

Waterborne protest marks bomb anniversary

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Free Ayse Çelik

Vigil held for jailed art teacher

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How to stop a nuclear convoy

77-year old retired teacher blocks warheads

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Black Lives Matter action

Black-led action sparks debates

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Warhead convoys put millions at risk

What are the risks posed by the UK's nuclear bomb convoys?

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How missile ‘defence’ destabilises the world

Cath Bann looks at the background to the upcoming demos at Fylingdales and Croughton

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I want to break free

On 11 September, Israel’s high court rejected petitions by human rights groups and the Israeli medical association (IMA) to quash a law the Israeli parliament passed last year permitting force-feed

Jailhouse rock

On 25 August, 18-year-old Israeli conscientious objector Omri Baranes was finally accepted as a pacifist by an Israeli defence forces (IDF) committee and released from detention on conscientious gr