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Orlik, Jess

Zimbabwe: gay rights

PN How does GALZ struggle for equal rights for LGBT people in Zimbabwe?

Whatever happened to ...

The Chagos Islanders

The right of Chagos islanders to return to their homeland has been once again thwarted by the British government.

Widespread protests at militarists' meetings

Protests were held in Seville, Spain, to coincide with an informal summit held by NATO defence ministers.

The Other Campaign - "from below and to the left"

On Sunday 2 July , general elections were held in Mexico.

David Harvie, Keir Milburn, Ben Trott, David Watts (Eds), 'Shut Them Down: The G8, Gleneagles 2005 and the Movement of Movements'

Dissent/Autonomedia 2006; ISBN 0 9552065 0 2; 368pp; £4.95

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Peace conference under threat

On Thursday 2 February, Vancouver City Council voted 6-5 to cut funding for the International Association of Peace Messenger Cities (IAPMC) and Mayors for Peace annual conference, due to be

Whalers under pressure from NVDA

In December and January activists from environmental groups Greenpeace and Sea Shepherd battled with a Japanese whaling fleet in the ocean off the coast of Antarctica.

Dale Farm faces eviction

The largest traveller dwelling in the UK is under threat following a decision by Basildon Council to evict all 220 caravans from the site.

Protesters call for action to end genocide in Sudan

On Sunday 15 May exiles from Sudan, along with supporters, gathered in London to demand that the British government take action to halt the genocide in the Sudanese region of Darfur.

International Day of Action Against Caterpillar