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Lindsay, John M

Bahrain continues to rise

Despite a widespread security clampdown (see PN 2543) around the anniversary of last year’s 14 February nonviolent uprising, Bahrainis continue to struggle for democracy with demonstrations and an open-ended hunger strike.


Maria challenges PRASRA

On 5 March, Parliament Square protester Maria Gallastegui had her day in court contesting the new restrictions on demonstrating around parliament.


Internationals join Jeju island protests

Demonstrations against new naval base heat up.


Save £84bn: Cut Trident not the NHS

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


US Occupy remembers Martin Luther King

"Shut Down the Corporations Day" planned for 29 February


Occupy LSX appeals

High court rules on St Paul's occupation


Free Maikel

Egyptian pacifist now in sixth month of hunger strike