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Polden, David

‘Ground the drones’, protesters tell Cameron and Hollande

On 31 January, four intrepid individuals from Oxford CND braved continuous rain to hold up banners outside the main gate of RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, calling for an end to drone warfare


Charges dropped against TPers after CPS blunders

On 10 and 13 January, Reading magistrates court dismissed charges of ‘obstruction of the highway’ against two groups of Trident Ploughshares (TP) activists because of procedural errors by the crown


Dissenters in the ranks


Making peace on the streets

Minds of Peace at work


Criminalising being ‘annoying’

New Anti-Social Behiaviour, Crime and Policing Bill is 'most significant threat to lawful assembly and protest in modern history'.


Resisting deportation

San Francisco activists block buses


No Dash for Gas sentences quashed

Climate change activists have sentences reduced


AWEsome blockade of Burghfield bomb factory

21 arrested on international day of action


Guantanamo fasters force-fed

Hunger strikes continue in Guantanamo and California


German bomber base closed

US-German air force base blockaded