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Polden, David

Extinction Rebellion in court

74 charged and counting


Changing it up

David Polden surveys three recent UK peace movement actions


Stop the bulldozers

Campaigners block JCB headquarters


Stansted 15 spared jail, spark resistance

Sentencing prompts counter-trial and direct action


Stansted 15 to be sentenced on 6 February

Anti-deportation campaigners face years in prison


DSEI ‘not guilty’ verdicts overturned

Anti-arms trade campaigners found guilty on appeal


4,000 activists block German coal trains for 24 hours

Group heralds blockade as 'largest action of civil disobedience for climate justice that Germany has ever seen'


Protect Khan al-Ahmar

Palestinian village to 'will be demolished very soon'


TP blockades Burghfield bomb factory

Nine charged after anti-nuke action


Stansted solidarity!

Trial of Stansted 15 anti-deportation activists goes on