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Marking August 1969: remember Patrick Rooney

How Northern Ireland's 'Troubles' really began


Closing Cardiff, opening minds

Pension Fund votes to ditch fossil fuels after mass action


Largest roll-out of solar power in Wales

Community-owned scheme aims to install 5,000kW of rooftop panels over 250 sites


Wales’ worst warmonger?

Gwynedd Council has £100m invested in arms, Freedom of Information Act request reveals


Western Sahara

In September, activists from Environmental Justice Ōtepoti blockaded a New Zealand fertiliser plant on the outskirts of the city of Dunedin.

Deadly peace process

The US military, Afghan government forces and the Taliban have all escalated their deadly attacks during peace negotiations.

Military mosquito

In July, the MoD issued development contracts for what may be a new killer drone, carrying out air-to-air or air-to-ground strikes.

Bike ride for Palestinians banned

Tower Hamlets Council feared event would breach International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance definition of anti-semitism


Hiroshima–Nagasaki fast and actions

Anniversary of nuke bombings marked around the world


Kings Bay Ploughshares 7 trial starts 21 October

Anti-nuke activists face 25 years in prison