Pete Speller describes his anger on discovering that the old city is due to be replaced with a tourist attraction.
Articles by Pete Speller
The brutal crackdown by the Chinese government must be stopped, says Pete Speller.
- January 26, 2012
The guilty-by-association verdict for 10 Uncut activists is straight-up intimidation, says defendent Pete Speller.
- November 18, 2011
Demonstrators declare 2 November an international day of action and tell world leaders to act on Tibet – where nine monks and one nun have set themselves on fire this year in protest at the Chinese occupation.
- November 2, 2011
Student activist Edd Bauer was arrested last week for demonstrating peacefully outside the LibDem conference. Pete Speller reckons the police have overstepped the mark – again.
- September 28, 2011
Pete Speller on his documentary that exposes the evils of the tar sands oil extraction project in Alberta, Canada.
- September 9, 2011
Rushed decisions, disproportionate sentences and collective punishments mean the post-riots legal process is on shaky ground, argues Peter Speller.
- August 17, 2011
Oil companies operating in conflict zones should take responsibility for their workers, and not assume that the government – and tax-payer will step into the breach.
- March 2, 2011
The police are succeeding in criminalizing protest, silencing dissent and stopping freedom of the press. But who are they accountable to?
- November 29, 2010
The Tories’ latest ‘money-saving’ decision will have a huge impact on the most vulnerable.
- November 24, 2010