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International Solidarity

Supporting refugees in Dunkirk

Welsh activists spend week in La Linière refugee camp


Claire Land, Decolonizing Solidarity: Dilemmas and Directions for Supporters of Indigenous Struggles

Zed Books, 2015; 336pp; £18.99


‘I’ve found a way in!’

An excerpt from Andrea Needham’s amazing new book, The Hammer Blow – how 10 women disarmed a warplane, to be published by Peace News in January


Israeli ‘piracy’ halts Gaza Freedom Flotilla III

Swedish ship boarded & passengers detained


Je suis Nabeel

Human rights activist Nabeel Rajab was sentenced to six months in prison on 20 January, for insulting the government of Bahrain on Twitter.

Tanja R. Müller, Legacies of Socialist Solidarity - East Germany in Mozambique

Lexington Books, 2014; 222pp; £51.95


An African gathering of war resisters

Hannah Brock reports on War Resisters International's conference in South Africa


Atenco asks for help

London Mexico Solidarity are calling for action in the UK against architect Norman Foster and engineering consultant ARUP, involved in plans to build a six-runway international airport near Mexico

Year nearly over

Edinburgh Chiapas Solidarity Group and practical solidarity group Kiptik have published a Zapatista solidarity calendar for 2014, featuring 12 full-colour photos from the rebel lands of Chiapas, Me

Fallujah, city of martyrs

Where the Iraqi insurgency began, 10 years ago