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Wales

Epynt pilgrimage against drones

Military training protested on "Armed Forces Day".

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The times must be a-changing: “No” to dirty coal

Hywel Davies casts a skeptical eye over plans to revive coal mining in Wales.

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Love for Labour lost

Following the 1999 assembly and council elections, Dafydd Wigley said a “political earthquake” had struck Wales. In 2008, a suitable geographical metaphor is more elusive.

Climate Camp Cymru

Something is stirring on the hillsides and in the valleys. The whisper of Climate Camp Cymru 2009 is becoming a buzz.

Revived by Climate Camp

Before I am tempted to say I am just tired; activist-burn-out would be the technical term.

Building a strong movement

The Wales Peace Festival takes place in Bangor over the weekend of 18-19 October.

So whose democracy was it anyway?

Greg Muttitt’s presentation about the politics of Iraqi oil at the Peace Festival produced both righteous anger and inspiration.

BMI Baby? Not bloody likely!

This autumn, South Wales activist Babi Badalov was deported on a BMI flight to Azerbaijan despite having experienced physical abuse and state persecution there.

Resisting the BNP in Wrexham

About 200 local trade unionists and anti-fascist campaigners marched behind the Cambria Drum Band through Wrexham town centre on 12 April in a lively and good-natured protest against the p

Mobilising for peace

The phone never stopped ringing.