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Druridge Bay saved

Opencast coal mine stopped

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Assembly

Netpol – the network of activists, lawyers and researchers that monitors and challenges excessive and discriminatory policing – is crowdsourcing the ‘knowledge and experience of campaigning groups

Execution

Declassified UK has discovered that British intelligence agency MI6 has supported a covert Kenyan paramilitary team responsible for a series of extrajudicial killings in the mostly Muslim coastal r

Banishment

The Council of Europe has issued a media freedom alert after the ministry of defence (MoD) barred the media outlet Declassified UK, which investigates the British military and its intelligence agen

Prevention

On 24 August, Extinction Rebellion (XR) co-founder Roger Hallam and four other members of Beyond Politics/Burning Pink (BP), a breakaway group from XR, were arrested and charged with conspiracy to

Peace soldier arrested

Protest against Saudi state terrorism in Yemen

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Pandemic peace campaigning

Phil Steele takes a look at what's been happening in Wales

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Remember Epynt

Robat Idris remembers a community lost to a training area for the British army

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Carbon justice

The UK government and the CCC have both been criticised by climate scientist Kevin Anderson.

UK ‘off track’

The UK government is ‘off track’ to meet its target of bringing all greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 according to the latest report from the government’s own Committee on Climate Change