Activism

‘I hope young activists will take heart’: Sir Nick Partridge on Aids: The Unheard Tapes
TV

‘I hope young activists will take heart’: Sir Nick Partridge on Aids: The Unheard Tapes

Partridge, the ex-chief executive of the Terrence Higgins Trust, discusses the new documentary charting the Aids epidemic in Britain.

‘Sherwood is important. It forces people to remember that the political is personal’
TV

‘Sherwood is important. It forces people to remember that the political is personal’

Adeel Akhtar, Claire Rushbrook and Robert Glenister talk about the passion and politics of Sherwood, the best new drama of 2022.

Protests could add £200m to cost of building HS2
HS2

Protests could add £200m to cost of building HS2

The cost of removing protesters from tunnels has spiralled into millions of pounds, HS2 bosses have told MPs considering the Public Order Bill.

Everything you needed to know about volunteering to get stuck in
Volunteering

Everything you needed to know about volunteering to get stuck in

Women march on Scotland Yard to protest police misogyny
Policing

Women march on Scotland Yard to protest police misogyny

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How to express yourself if you want others to cooperate with you – new research
Collective action

How to express yourself if you want others to cooperate with you – new research

Campaigners welcome social housing bill but warn there’s no quick fix for Britain’s horror homes
Social housing

Campaigners welcome social housing bill but warn there’s no quick fix for Britain’s horror homes

Explained: How the Public Order Bill will clamp down on protests
Public Order Bill

Explained: How the Public Order Bill will clamp down on protests

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate
Right to roam

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate

Climate activist hijacks smoothie brand Innocent’s Trafalgar Square PR stunt
Greenwashing

Climate activist hijacks smoothie brand Innocent’s Trafalgar Square PR stunt

Why people are protesting against the British Museum
Climate activism

Why people are protesting against the British Museum

Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’
Earth Day 2022

Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa
Earth Day 2022

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa

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Claudia Jessie: ‘A clown is all I ever wanted to be’
TV

Claudia Jessie: ‘A clown is all I ever wanted to be’

‘Those in power are afraid of people like you and me’: From Greenham Common to the Policing Bill
Protest

‘Those in power are afraid of people like you and me’: From Greenham Common to the Policing Bill

Oil blockades planned to last ‘as long as possible’, says Extinction Rebellion
Activism

Oil blockades planned to last ‘as long as possible’, says Extinction Rebellion

Is this the end for Kill the Bill?
Kill The Bill

Is this the end for Kill the Bill?

Premier League goalpost protester: ‘I felt like the most hated man on the planet’
Activism

Premier League goalpost protester: ‘I felt like the most hated man on the planet’

Just Stop Oil: Who are the protesters and why do they keep locking themselves to goalposts?
Just Stop Oil

Just Stop Oil: Who are the protesters and why do they keep locking themselves to goalposts?

The biggest wins by activists in 2022 so far
Activism

The biggest wins by activists in 2022 so far

Sisters Uncut set off 1,000 rape alarms during a protest at Charing Cross police station
Violence Against Women

Sisters Uncut set off 1,000 rape alarms during a protest at Charing Cross police station

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Climate activists and celebrities team up for #CodeRedActNow anti-fossil fuel campaign
Climate crisis

Climate activists and celebrities team up for #CodeRedActNow anti-fossil fuel campaign

‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture
Culture

‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture

People are leaving fake Google reviews to tell Russians what’s really happening in Ukraine
Ukraine Invasion

People are leaving fake Google reviews to tell Russians what’s really happening in Ukraine

These MPs praised ‘brave’ Russian protesters – then voted to restrict protest in the UK
Policing Bill

These MPs praised ‘brave’ Russian protesters – then voted to restrict protest in the UK

Hugh Grant backs anti-Boris Johnson protest taking place in London
Activism

Hugh Grant backs anti-Boris Johnson protest taking place in London

Thousands take to the streets for cost of living protests
Cost of living crisis

Thousands take to the streets for cost of living protests

High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’
Strike action

High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’

The environment minister’s rent payments are being used to pay Insulate Britain’s legal fees
Activism

The environment minister’s rent payments are being used to pay Insulate Britain’s legal fees

‘People have had enough’: Cost of living protests to take place across the UK
Cost of living crisis

‘People have had enough’: Cost of living protests to take place across the UK

How to organise a protest: The Big Issue’s guide
Protest

How to organise a protest: The Big Issue’s guide

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’
Social enterprise

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’

‘Trauma deadline’ in Borders Bill would see survivors of abuse miss out on support
Maya Esslemont

‘Trauma deadline’ in Borders Bill would see survivors of abuse miss out on support

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