Activism

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Charities slam government plan to deregister organisations that may commit crimes
Charities say they could be stripped of their status for supporting protests and whistleblowers

Royce Kurmelovs

25, Feb, 2021 @8:46 AM

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How the right words can end the culture war
Letters: Insensitive use of language by some campaigners is playing into the hands of extremists, argues Christopher Coppock, while Prof Gary Craig remembers a previous Tory attempt to silence critical opinion

Letters

24, Feb, 2021 @6:32 PM

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The culture war isn't harmless rhetoric, it's having a chilling effect on equality | Nesrine Malik
Attacks by the government and rightwing press are setting back the hard work of activist groups and charities in our communities, says Guardian columnist Nesrine Malik

Nesrine Malik

22, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Ken Weller obituary
Other Lives: Libertarian socialist who was a member of the direct action group Spies for Peace

Chris Spannos

18, Feb, 2021 @6:10 PM

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The Tories want a war on the woke – as if there's nothing better to do | Gaby Hinsliff
Ministers’ efforts to breathe new life into suspiciously old fights over statues and protests are just political trolling, says Guardian columnist Gaby Hinsliff

Gaby Hinsliff

15, Feb, 2021 @5:25 PM

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'We wanted people to see we exist': the photographer who recorded lesbian life in the 70s
She toured America photographing women like herself, at time when being out could cost you your job, home and family. As Eye to Eye, a book of her groundbreaking work is republished, Joan E Biren, known as JEB, recalls why the images were so vitally important

Charlotte Jansen

15, Feb, 2021 @6:00 AM

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To safeguard future generations, we must learn how to be better ancestors | Roman Krznaric
Short-term thinking in politics and business is laying waste to the planet. But the fightback is on, says philosopher and author Roman Krznaric

Roman Krznaric

12, Feb, 2021 @2:12 PM

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At least 331 human rights defenders were murdered in 2020, report finds
Two-thirds of those killed worked to protect environmental, land and indigenous peoples’ rights, while those providing Covid relief also faced reprisals

Kate Hodal

11, Feb, 2021 @1:12 PM

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The model who made Instagram apologise: Alexandra Cameron's best photograph
‘My first picture of Nyome Nicholas-Williams was removed by Instagram. This one was taken as a celebration after it agreed to change its policy’

Interview by Amy Fleming

10, Feb, 2021 @4:35 PM

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'This has to end peacefully': California's Punjabi farmers rally behind India protests
In northern California, home to a large Punjabi population, residents join backlash against laws ‘shoved down people’s throats’

Summer Sewell

08, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Adani pays $2,000 to anti-coal activist after Facebook post wrongly accused him of throwing rocks
Scott Daines secures public apology from Indian mining giant for ‘extremely hurtful’ allegation

Graham Readfearn

02, Feb, 2021 @4:30 PM

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The Stansted 15's quashed conviction shows we were never terrorists | Ben Smoke
I was one of 15 charged for blocking a deportation flight. We’ve got justice, but victims of the UK’s hostile environment haven’t, says Ben Smoke

Ben Smoke

02, Feb, 2021 @7:00 AM

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