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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:
This[…]

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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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Independent Living Campaign Conference #Right2IL

Independent Living Campaign Conference
 
Take stock of the key barriers to independent living that Disabled people who use adult social care services face. The day will aim to assess how far the situation has deteriorated in the last year and also to explore a shared vision for an independent living support system that can[…]

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Fuel Poverty Action Press Release 21st Nov 2017

In Fuel Poverty Action  press release:

 
Photos:  https://drive.google.com/ open?id=14Pd4_SgEe8ogw_ zAeVHqsmDbOOK58IIK

FPA: fuelpovertyaction@gmail.com, tel: 07751 748026, twitter: @fuelpovaction
Disabled People Against Cuts: mail@dpac.uk.net, text:  07505 144 371, twitter: @Dis_PPL_Protest

Photos:  https://drive.google.com/ open?id=14Pd4_SgEe8ogw_ zAeVHqsmDbOOK58IIK

This morning, on the eve of the release of the latest excess winter deaths statistics, we delivered a tiny cap to Ofgem,[…]

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To the Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Briggs

8th November 2017
To the Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Briggs
Dear Mayor Briggs,
Re: The Jack the Ripper Museum, 12 Cable Street
We are writing to you concerning the above so-called ‘Museum’. You are, of course, aware of all the objections to the exploitation of sexual violence and brutality ghoulishly displayed in this dreadful[…]

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Charter of the Forest 800th year Anniversary

Charter of the Forest 800th year Anniversary
 

Dear Occupiers,
The Charter of the Forest 1217 was the first environmental charter in history, and enshrined the right of everyone to subsistence on the commons. The importance of this younger sister of the Magna Carta is deliberately overlooked by the establishment due to its radical implications.[…]

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