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Climate action continues

Aberystwyth strikers hold People's Assembly

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The rights of Welsh language speakers in Wales

Rise in complaints over Welsh-speaking bans

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Standing with Catalonia

Solidarity with jailed independence campaigners

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Western Sahara

It is hard to believe that there was any down side to the departure of the superhawk John Bolton from the Trump administration, but it has had an unfortunate effect on the Western Sahara peace proc

Peace in Yemen?

In November, there were hopeful signs in the war in Yemen, which has caused the world’s worst humanitarian crisis.

Two museums

The Museum of Neoliberalism opened in Leegate Shopping Centre in Lewisham, South London, on 16 November. The shopping centre is due for demolition, but probably not for a year at least.

Hello EDO

At 6am on 25 November, three anti-arms trade campaigners locked themselves to the gates of the EDO MBM arms factory in Brighton. Banners were hung on the fence saying: ‘Stop the arms trade.

Cops vs black families

Undercover police officers infiltrated at least 26 campaigns around deaths in police custody and racist murders over several decades, according to research carried out last year.

BAE blockaded

There were two anti-arms trade blockades of an industrial park in Filton, Bristol, in October.

Veterans remember

White poppy wreath laid at Cenotaph

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