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International Solidarity

25 years on ... Sandino and a song

Writing from Nicaragua, Paul Baker Hernández reflects on the country's revolutionary ambitions and the need to stand firm in the face of anticipated raids on Latin America's "sweetest water".

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Harassment of peace activists continues

Israeli forces continue to put pressure on ISM activists through office raids and arrests.

Darfur protests continue

Over the past three months there have been growing protests at the ongoing violence in Darfur.

Iraq: one year on

Even the most quixotic of observers must surely have been forced to admit, in the light of the shocking pictures of abuse suffered by Iraqi prisoners at the hands of US (and probably Briti

The Human Shields

Produced by Platform Films in association with the Independent Media Society. Running time: 53 minutes; £15.51 - cheques to IMS, 13 Wardour Close, Broadstairs, Kent CT10 1LB, Britain, or phone Norman Thomas +44 1843 604 633

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Shell protest in London links Ireland and Nigeria

Crossing the Irish Sea, the “Battle of the Bog” reached London at the end of September, as protests were held outside Shell's South Bank headquarters.

' Live from Palestine: International and Palestinian Direct Action Against the Israeli Occupation' and ' By Theft and Murder: A Beginners Guide to the Occupation of Palestine'

Live from Palestine: International and Palestinian Direct Action Against the Israeli Occupation, South End Press 2003; ISBN 0 89608 695 X. By Theft and Murder: A Beginners Guide to the Occupation of Palestine, Spare Change Books 2003; ISBN 0 9525744 3 8

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Between a rock and a hard place

A few days before the bombing started, my friends Zaid and Asmaa and I decided, when the time came, we would be running through the streets of Baghdad together, tearing down Saddam portrai

Israel-Palestine round-up

International Solidarity Movement activists have been taking action with local Palestinians against the ongoing construction of the “apartheid wall”.

Target: Peace (activists)

Friday 11 April, Israeli soldiers shot another peace activist with the International Solidarity Movement.