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Local campaigning

Organising against fracking

Peace News brings together environmental activists for a transatlantic round table

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Peace News Round Table: Organising Against Fracking in the UK and the US

Citizens from around the world have demonstrated against powerful governments and industries to say ‘no’ to fracking.

Fracking amazing

Manchesters’ new front line in the struggle against extreme energy

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Shock and Awe

PN’s Gabriel Carlyle reports on the sometimes shambolic, always peaceful and often heroic resistance to the tree-felling in Combe Haven for the Hastings-Bexhill Link Road, and the lessons learned.

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Sweet special places

A Hastings Alliance speech at the Combe Haven Defenders' camp.

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Combe Haven Defenders

A warning of things to come: a temporary anti-road camp on the South Coast

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Covanta withdraws from “monster incinerator” scheme

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Bringing the war to the factory floor

The recent Israeli onslaught on Gaza and Lebanon has been conducted with the help of weaponry made in Brighton.

Resisting the BNP in Wrexham

About 200 local trade unionists and anti-fascist campaigners marched behind the Cambria Drum Band through Wrexham town centre on 12 April in a lively and good-natured protest against the p