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Social Struggles

Go, move, shift!

Charlotte Potter-Powell examines the purpose and effect of solidarity actions at Dale Farm as the barricades rise higher around the Travellers’ site in Essex.

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Decision Day at Dale Farm: 19 September

Patrick Nicholson gives a view behind the barricades of organising resistance to the Dale Farm eviction

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From the archives: Riotous emotions

In an article looking back at the riots of 1985, Steve Platt considers not just the thoughts and feelings of the participants on all sides, but those of PN readers too.

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North London Unity

3,000 rally against the underlying causes of the riots

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Deptford United – You’re Invited

Reports from activists north and south of the river on the London riots and community responses

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Rossport

In Ireland, the Rossport Solidarity Camp has had a busy summer, with regular blockades of Shell’s efforts to complete the next section of their Corrib Gas Project.

Victory for Hetherington Students

Cuts and compulsory redundancies to end.

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Iraq deportation blockaded

Action taken at detention centres.

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Support Dale Farm

Hundreds of Travellers face eviction.

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Dale Farm Travellers call for support

Charlotte Potter-Powell reports on the solidarity day at Dale Farm on 27 August

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