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Western Sahara

Regular readers will know that Polisario, the liberation movement for Western Sahara (illegally occupied by Morocco since 1975), managed to get a cargo ship full of phosphate rock (illegally mined

2,500 arrests in US

New Poor People’s Campaign says: ‘Another America is possible’


Keep space for peace

Bruce Gagnon reports on the 26th annual conference of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space


Focus on spycops

London and Glasgow conferences mark 50 years since the formation of Britain's undercover political police squad


Two wins for arms trade activists

Glasgow arms fair was directly linked to Trident nuke system, online news service reveals


Blocked around the clock

Hundreds join mass action at Lancashire fracking site


Gaza marches continue

20,000 Palestinian women march for end to illegal siege


Banners for suffrage

Processions in Belfast, Edinburgh, Cardiff and London commemorate 100th anniversary of suffrage victory


From Aberystwyth to Westminster

Welsh anti-nuke campaigners bring direct action to Westminster


Welsh nuclear stand off: who pays?

Welsh campaigners travel to Japan to meet Fukushima evacuee