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Scotland

Prison... for painting

On 19 March, Barbara Dowling was given a three-month sentence for painting ‘political graffiti’ on the internal walls of Dunbarton sheriff court in 2010.

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Save £84bn: Cut Trident not the NHS

New report finds that the UK would benefit from huge savings if Trident's replacement is cancelled.

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Disarmament day or dirty deal?

Where does the SNP really stand on Trident?

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RSVP: your invite to 30 days of action at Faslane

Faslane Peace Camp marks its 30th anniversary

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No home for Trident in England

Would ousting Trident from Scotland spell a end to the weapons system?

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Re-planting trees in Palestine

Scottish activists help resist racist land policies

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Climate activists tell Scottish govt: “Get on yer bike!”

Scots call for increased funding for walking and cycling

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Scotland and Trident: We must name the crime

The path to UK nuclear disarmament runs through Scotland, argues David MacKenzie

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The Aviation Justice Express

British climate change activists blocked from entering the US

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Resistance in the rain

A report from the Glasgow march and rally against the cuts

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