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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


Police ban on XR was illegal

Police abused powers over 500 times during October ‘rebellion’


Government breaks court order over Yemen

More licences granted for military equipment to Saudi-led coalition


Standing up for the Kings Bay Plowshares 7

Solidarity with Catholic peace activists facing jail


Making peace

Bexhill meeting explores UN Charter


XR Peace forms – 57 arrests in October

Hundreds of peace activists join October actions


Going fossil-free

East Sussex divestment campaigners to launch nonviolent action campaign


XR prisoner

Mark Ovland (36) was arrested during the XR actions in London in April, and again in October. He was one of those arrested for standing on a Tube train at Canning Town.