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Obituary: Beatrice Smith: 24 July 1937 – 4 February 2018

Poet, author, hospital worker and socialist 'was never one to give up when things got tough'

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Fasting for freedom

Mid Wales Refugee Action takes action in support of Yarl's Wood detainees

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Fasting for devolution

Farmer calls for devolution of broadcasting powers to Wales

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60 year strong

CND anniversary celebrated in Caernarfon

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All at sea

On 21 March, the European Union commission announced that it still wants to apply an EU-Morocco fisheries agreement to the waters of Western Sahara, despite two EU court of justice rulings that thi

Against the wall

INNATE, a nonviolence network in Ireland, has available a set of over 100 A4 posters on a wide variety of topics, including: children and conflict; conflict; dealing with the past; gender issues; g

On the page

Would you be willing to draw a page of stick figures? Do you have access to a scanner and email?

In the air

This March saw the fifth annual ‘Fly Kites, Not Drones’ week of action in solidarity with the people of Afghanistan, with kite-flying in Aberdeen and Edinburgh in Scotland; and many events in Engla

The Saudi war

500 protesters gathered opposite Downing Street on 7 March to protest against the visit of Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman, the architect of the Saudi-led war on Yemen.

Make your own white poppy

Display of peace poppies made by public planned to mark WW1 centenary

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