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Anti-war action

Gabriel and Maya go to prison

Two peace activists found guilty in 2009 of highway obstruction during an anti-war protest were jailed in the last month.


Tacoma Action Figure

Veteran peace activist Bill 'Bix' Bichsel inspires cartoonist


RSVP: your invite to 30 days of action at Faslane

Faslane Peace Camp marks its 30th anniversary


Courageous convictions

On 19 January, Christian activist Chris Cole was sentenced to 30 days in prison by Westminster magistrates for non-payment of £1,545 in fines and £350 in court costs.

Marching for peace with Iran

Global protests surveyed


Stop the War has double trouble demo

Scuffles break out at Syria/Iran action


Arms fair protester facing trial

Chris Cole's DSEi trial postponed to March 2012


Northwood blockaded for two hours

Christian peace activists block entrance to UK's military nerve centre


A decade too long

Six activists arrested marking the 10th anniversary of the 2001 invasion of Afghanistan.


A Week of Action against the Death Fair

Dan Viesnik reports on the protests surrounding Europe's biggest arms fair.