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‘We are all Alfie Meadows’

Uproar as 21-year-old student, who suffered severe head injuries at the 2010 anti-fees protests, is hauled into court on violent conduct charges.

Filed in: Activism Crime Human Rights Law Prisons Youth

Why outlawing squatting will be way too expensive

Criminalizing squatters is likely to cost £790 million and deep cuts to legal aid won’t even cover half of that, warns Rueben Taylor.

Filed in: Housing Human Rights Law

Brute forces: a year of rough injustice

On the International Day Against Police Brutality, Nick Harvey looks back on a busy year for out-of-control officers.

Filed in: Activism Crime Law Violence

West Papuan refugee threatened by Interpol arrest

Independence leader Benny Wenda has been named on an Interpol wanted list in a move viewed by many as politically motivated.

Filed in: Law

Fortnum & Mason convictions are unacceptable assault on protest

The guilty-by-association verdict for 10 Uncut activists is straight-up intimidation, says defendent Pete Speller.

Filed in: Activism Democracy Law United Kingdom

Our response to the riots is knee-jerk and oppressive

This post-riot crackdown is irrational and driven by fear, says Jody McIntyre.

Filed in: Activism Democracy England Law

The process is an ass!

Rushed decisions, disproportionate sentences and collective punishments mean the post-riots legal process is on shaky ground, argues Peter Speller.

Filed in: Democracy Law

Spain versus the despots

The international round-up continues with Spain’s attempt to put dictators worldwide on trial.

Filed in: Human Rights Law Spain

They are watching you

– a survey of how and where.

Filed in: Ethics Law

Polyp's Big Bad World – June 2002

Let’s play the War Criminal Gameshow!

Filed in: Conflict Law

Multimedia dreaming

Aboriginal Australian writer Christine Morris on boring home videos and why culture is not a commodity.

Filed in: Australia Film Indigenous Peoples Law

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