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Peace sign designer honoured

Plaque put up in North London


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'


Frack Free Three freed

Appeal court suspends ‘manifestly excessive’


XR bursts into action

Climate group blocks London bridges


Remembrance and peace

UK peace groups mark 100th anniversary of First World War armistice


Protect Khan al-Ahmar

Palestinian village to 'will be demolished very soon'


TP blockades Burghfield bomb factory

Nine charged after anti-nuke action


Scottish spycops

On 21 November, Scotland’s supreme civil court, the court of session, ruled that the UK and Scottish governments acted correctly in not extending the Undercover Policing Inquiry north of the border

Police Spies out of Lives

On 3 October, in the Investigatory Powers Tribunal (IPT), the police failed to close down Kate Wilson’s human rights claim about secret political policing.

Yemen: Britain’s shameful role

Britain finally calls for ceasefire (but British arms sales continue)