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Parade

In mid-September, Voices for Creative Nonviolence US held an eight-day ‘Disarm Trident’ peace walk along the east coast of the USA.

More Poor People’s Campaign

Voter registration drives happening in over 40 states in run up to November mid-terms

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Hiroshima-Nagasaki fasts

Anti-nuke actions span seven countries

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Palestinians resist

Over 130 killed and 20,000 injured in ongoing protests

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One year in prison for Italian direct actionist

Anti-drones action caused £500,000 damage

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Nae Nukes

Blockade celebrates global campaign against nuclear weapons

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Biking to the Netherlands: Code Rood

Activists blockade Europe's largest gas field

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Our mutual friends

Social media has changed the way campaigning works, according to the London Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) so it is creating ‘peace networks’ across the capital to reflect those changes.

Great expectations

Devonport and Rosyth dockyards cannot host Britain’s Trident submarines, which carry nuclear missiles, because they are full up with 20 obsolete nuclear submarines which have not been decommissione

Tale of two summits

At the end of July, Disabled People Against Cuts held an ‘International Deaf and Disabled People’s Solidarity Summit’, Disability News Service reports.