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Climate Camp

Hambach forest saved

New date for Germany's 'coal exit' good news for ancient forest but still 'disastrous' for climate


End coal now!

Mobilising climate justice, lessons for social movements


The year of fracking dangerously

Wales is ready to take on the extreme energy industry, reports Kelvin Mason.


Peace News Round Table: Organising Against Fracking in the UK and the US

Citizens from around the world have demonstrated against powerful governments and industries to say ‘no’ to fracking.

Kettling in court

On 14 April, the high court ruled that police acted illegally when they cordoned (“kettled”) Climate Camp protesters in Bishopsgate, London, at the G20 protest on 1 April 2009.

Opencast attack

In mid-March, activists at the Happendon Wood Action Camp disrupted the South Lanarkshire council planning committee meeting that gave approval to Scottish Coal’s plans to develop Happendon Wood fo

Climate camp capers

“Give me the directions.

Climate protesters face life sentences

On 26 April, people involved in the Rising Tide Network literally put their necks on the line by blockading the railway line which carries coal from the controversial open-cast mine at Ffos-y-Frân