Archive for December, 2017

Stealing the night… because dirty work can’t be done in the light of day or power of witness

Stealing the night… because dirty work can’t be done in the light of day or power of witness. As Cuadrilla get permission for throughout-the-night deliveries for #fracking in Lancashire, the trees of Sheffield are hacked down under cover of darkness… #WeSaidNo
Image and this from Alison Teal:
[We arrived just after 6am and it was[…]

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The journalist I assisted in the recent interviews, by Naffy Sah

The journalist I assisted in the recent interviews, being interviewed. by Naffy Sah
The journalist I assisted in the recent interviews, being interviewed.
”I mean, it’s hard, it is difficult, there’s no way around it, it’s hard to listen to these stories, but the whole time that I am listening to these women I am[…]

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The Lost & Found of Activism… by Tina Rothery

The Lost & Found of Activism… by Tina Rothery
 

A superb night of laughter, dancing and joy.. followed by the thump of shite in the press that painted these beautiful people in an ugly way… got me thinking of what’s been lost and what’s been found. For me personally it has been the hardest[…]

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The eyes of just 20 out of the 75 Rohingya Rape survivors I interviewed by Naffysah

The eyes of just 20 out of the 75 Rohingya Rape survivors I interviewed. Forever my sisters, I channelled their pain, sometimes, the first person they had spoken to in detail about their ordeal, we consoled, reassured them to hold their heads up high, not to feel ashamed, we would seek justice for the ghastly[…]

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Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet.

Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet.

Today we were beautifully blessed as ‘Protectors’ by The Gyuto Monks of Tibet. They journeyed to Lancashire (and will do the same to Yorkshire tomorrow) bringing genuine humanity and obvious spirituality and it was such a pleasure. The good people who have[…]

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This time one year ago, by Tina Rothery

This time one year ago, by Tina Rothery
 
This time one year ago, I was looking at the bag I’d packed for my two-weeks in prison. Court was in the morning and unless I agreed to sign agreeing my financial situation and agree to pay Cuadrilla £55,000 (cost of an eviction that wasn’t a[…]

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ICAN UK Nobel Peace Prize Die-in @CNDuk @ICAN_UK #OLSX #NuclearBan

ICAN UK Nobel Peace Prize Die-in @CNDuk @ICAN_UK #OLSX #ONN
ICAN UK Nobel Peace Prize Die-in #OLSX #ONN
Ministry of Defence, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A 2HB
http://www.cnduk.org/get-involved/events/item/3581-die-in-to-mark-nobel-peace-prize-awarded-to-ican
To celebrate the Nobel Peace Prize being awarded to ICAN, a network of disarmament organisations including CND, join this die-in outside the Ministry of Defence.

Further Links:
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Reasons to be Fearful… 1,2,3+ by Tina Rothery

Reasons to be Fearful… 1,2,3+ by Tina Rothery

Like so many in this movement, my sister Julie and I have waded through huge amounts of research over the years …lots of late night sharing and morning cuppa chats that tear pieces out of the subject till they make some sense. I thought I’d pause and[…]

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