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Dollar a day

On 4 May, six immigrants detained in a US prison ended a six-day hunger strike after authorities granted their demands at the Northern Oregon regional corrections facility in Wasco county, Oregon,

Hibakusha sail for a nuclear ban

Atom bomb survivors embark on world tour


It’s a date

'tis the season for activists to appear in court


The men who said ‘No!’

Mark Rylance joins CO commemoration


Palestinian hunger strike

850 prisoners enter sixth week of hunger strike


Muslim activist faces prison for keeping silent

Prosecution part of sustained attack on human rights group


Chelsea’s free!

PN & friends celebrate release of US whistleblower


Global Climate Action

Over 280 events take place in 45 countries



The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign is sending a new legal opinion on the British government’s antisemitism definition to every public body in the UK.


On 27 March, two 19-year-old Israeli women, Tamar Zeevi and Tamar Alon, reported to Tel Hashomer army base and once again refused compulsory military service – because of their opposition to Israel