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Insulate Britain defends protests and says ‘conventional activism’ has failed
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Insulate Britain defends protests and says ‘conventional activism’ has failed

Insulate Britain’s “disruptive” methods of protest are being questioned. But with weeks until global climate event COP26, the group says the time for polite activism is over.

How Occupy London turned a Big Issue seller into the Lord of St Paul’s
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How Occupy London turned a Big Issue seller into the Lord of St Paul’s

Big Issue seller Jimmy McMahon became an icon of the 2011 Occupy London protests. This is his story.

It’s been 10 years since the Occupy protests. What did they achieve?
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It’s been 10 years since the Occupy protests. What did they achieve?

A decade on from the Occupy Wall Street and Occupy London protests, we look at what they achieved and how they laid the groundwork for Extinction Rebellion and Insulate Britain.

How to find volunteer work in your local area this Christmas
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How to find volunteer work in your local area this Christmas

Insulate Britain: Who are the protesters and why do they keep blocking roads?
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Insulate Britain: Who are the protesters and why do they keep blocking roads?

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‘Nowhere near good enough’: Government slammed over lack of support for LGBTQ+ Afghans
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‘Nowhere near good enough’: Government slammed over lack of support for LGBTQ+ Afghans

How Priti Patel’s new policing bill threatens your right to protest
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How Priti Patel’s new policing bill threatens your right to protest

Marcus Rashford takes on government over universal credit cut
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Marcus Rashford takes on government over universal credit cut

A charity has salvaged tents from Reading Festival to give to refugees
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A charity has salvaged tents from Reading Festival to give to refugees

Undoing the false narrative on the refugee crisis, one coffee at a time
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Undoing the false narrative on the refugee crisis, one coffee at a time

People are rejecting a ‘politics of hate’ and offering refugees a home
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People are rejecting a ‘politics of hate’ and offering refugees a home

5 ways to volunteer with refugees in the UK
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5 ways to volunteer with refugees in the UK

Blindness charities call for action to save lives at train stations
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Blindness charities call for action to save lives at train stations

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Afghanistan: What can I do?
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Afghanistan: What can I do?

‘Players are humans first’: Adebayo Akinfenwa on poverty and racial justice
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‘Players are humans first’: Adebayo Akinfenwa on poverty and racial justice

Michael Sheen donates £10,000 to homelessness art fund
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Michael Sheen donates £10,000 to homelessness art fund

Here are the UK anti-racism charities leading the fight against racist abuse
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Here are the UK anti-racism charities leading the fight against racist abuse

Kill the Bill activists vow to make new police powers ‘unenforceable’
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Kill the Bill activists vow to make new police powers ‘unenforceable’

How sporting nostalgia is helping people with dementia
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How sporting nostalgia is helping people with dementia

How a football memorabilia clearout saw it get extra time elsewhere
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How a football memorabilia clearout saw it get extra time elsewhere

Nearly 70% of young people want socialism – and no, they won’t grow out of it
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Nearly 70% of young people want socialism – and no, they won’t grow out of it

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Sarah Everard vigil organisers to take Met Police to court
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Sarah Everard vigil organisers to take Met Police to court

Pride 2021: How to get involved
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Pride 2021: How to get involved

How to be a good LGBTQ+ ally for Pride Month and beyond
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How to be a good LGBTQ+ ally for Pride Month and beyond

Jamie Oliver: ‘Marcus Rashford has done a brilliant job’
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Jamie Oliver: ‘Marcus Rashford has done a brilliant job’

10 ways to become an effective activist
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10 ways to become an effective activist

10 ways to say no to racism
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10 ways to say no to racism

Tulsa race massacre: ‘We need to do something to right this wrong’
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Tulsa race massacre: ‘We need to do something to right this wrong’

Glasgow protestors surround immigration van to stop Home Office raids
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Glasgow protestors surround immigration van to stop Home Office raids

‘Stop fossil fuels or get out our city’: Spoof ads in Liverpool target bank
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‘Stop fossil fuels or get out our city’: Spoof ads in Liverpool target bank

Charity shop platform Thriftify wants to help the UK shun fast fashion
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Charity shop platform Thriftify wants to help the UK shun fast fashion

Kill the Bill protest: ‘People truly have had enough’
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Kill the Bill protest: ‘People truly have had enough’

‘We’re in the fight stage’: Why Kill the Bill action means hope for the UK
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‘We’re in the fight stage’: Why Kill the Bill action means hope for the UK