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Calling for heads to roll

What began as a show of support for Peru’s Amazonian peoples has evolved into a full-fledged civil uproar – with anti-government marches, protests and strikes.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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So... how do you resist the occupation?

Resistance to the Israeli occupation of Palestine comes in many forms:every Friday, Israeli, Palestinian and international activists gatherin the village of Nil’in, near Ramallah, in the Palestinian West Bank,to protest peacefully at the construction of a new slab of Israel’sso-called ‘Barrier Wall’ that will slice through Nil’in and separatethe villagers from their land. And every Friday the activists areteargassed by Israeli soldiers, and sprayed with a foul-smellingliquid: they are…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Bringing Colombian coal mining back home to London

Miriam Ross speaks to campaigner Tatiana Roa Avendaño about the Cerrejón mine, displacing people and destroying forest in her home country.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Lessons from the past could help tackle today’s narcotics trade

Eric Gutierrez argues that the British East India Company was itself a drug cartel.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Direct action for a future that works

Britain’s anti-austerity fight increasingly prefers to-the-point tactics over marches as people run out of things to lose, says Jamie Kelsey-Fry.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Giving #Atoss about disability

Activists are taking aim at politicians after a week of action against the Paralympic sponsor, reports Amy Hall.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The scars of war on Gaza’s children

Noreen Sadik meets the only injured person taken from Gaza to Israel for treatment in November – a nine-year-old girl.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Universities respond to anti-fossil fuel calls

Student activists around Britain are lobbying for divestment from coal, oil and gas, report People Planet.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Blogging Gaza: border opening fails to soften siege

In the first of a four-part series, Eva Bartlett reports for the New Internationalist from the occupied Gaza Strip. On arrival, she finds that apart from a new ice-cream shop, little has changed for Palestinians.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Is peaceful protest a waste of time?

Vanessa Baird ponders the tactics needed to resist austerity..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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