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Bike for Peace

On 27 February, Bike for Peace launched its 2019 ride from Westminster Hall in the houses of parliament, London.

Not proud of BAE

Over 200 people have signed a petition calling on Pride in Surrey to drop arms manufacturer BAE Systems as a sponsor of its 10 August parade in Woking.

Free Diego Garcia

Britain must hand the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean back to Mauritius – and that includes the largest island, Diego Garcia, where the US has built a massive military base.

Women strike for equality

Six million women join Spanish protests

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Extinction Rebellion spreads

Group claims 200 chapters worldwide as protests continue

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Four Green MEPs arrested at Belgian nuclear base

Action challenges EU countries to expel US nukes

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Immigration court victories

High Court orders halt to 'no warning' deportations

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Deportations make us sick

Campaigners gatecrash airline industry dinner

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Biggest protest ever at the British Museum

300+ demand end to oil sponsorship

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Say yes to INF

On 1 February, the US government announced that it was no longer bound by the 1987 Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty, and that it would withdraw completely in August.