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Young, Sarah

Mainshill action

Coal site shutdown


No home for Trident in England

Would ousting Trident from Scotland spell a end to the weapons system?


Scotland squares up to the system

The continued resistance to cuts and a wider protest against global economic injustice and the financial system has been expressed through occupations in Scotland’s

Make Peace Festival

Hundreds attend annual Scottish CND event.


Victory for Hetherington Students

Cuts and compulsory redundancies to end.


Government restates Trident opposition

Scottish Goverment responds to open letter.


Festival news

Five protestors were arrested on 29 August, and charged with disrupting the performance of the internationally-acclaimed Israeli Jerusalem Quartet at Edinburgh’s Queen’s Hall.

Early birds - start your day the disarmament way!

Morning vigils are being planned to take place during parliamentary sittings up ’til the end of 2008.

Starfish on the shore

It’s hard to imagine what it’s like at Faslane. If you think about a port, then images of dockland housing, pubs and assorted services spring to mind.

Unity with Glasgow asylum seekers

The Unity Centre is tiny – the opposite of a Tardis – a corner shop space crammed with people, computers, filing systems, sofas, chocolates and a whole lot more.