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Climate Change

The Sun

A poem by Peter Phillips

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A near thing

In June, protesters in County Durham prevented construction of an access road to a planned opencast coal mine near Dipton.

A near thing

In June, protesters in County Durham prevented construction of an access road to a planned opencast coal mine near Dipton.

Ireland divests

On 12 July, Ireland became the first country to commit itself to completely divesting from fossil fuels.

Blocked around the clock

Hundreds join mass action at Lancashire fracking site

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Jeremy Brecher, Against Doom: A Climate Insurgency Manual

PM Press, 2017; 128pp; $12.95

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Ducks, direct action & divestment

Gabriel Carlyle reports from the second UK Fossil Free UK national gathering

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Climate justice jobs

A Corbyn premiership could open up exciting possibilities for a just transition to a zero-carbon economy

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Greenpeace 10 found ‘not guilty’ after blocking PNR fracking site entrance

Prosecution failed to rebut activists defence, says judge

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Thousands demand climate justice in Bonn

4,500 invade opencast coal mine during Climate Summit

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