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Asylum Seekers: awareness week
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Asylum Seekers: awareness week

Many of them face social exclusion and marginalisation due to the legal limbo in which they find themselves, without the ability to exercise their most fundamental rights. The agency for UN refugees, Acnur, indicates that every year around 30,000 people seek asylum in the UK, of whom approximately 15% are […]

Visions of global justice
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Visions of global justice

The definitions of, and ideas surrounding, global justice are constantly changing, as are the skills needed to make a campaign successful. In order to inform organisers and the public alike, the World Development Movement is holding a discussion entitled Visions of Global Justice on 19th March as part of the […]

“Ultra” football in Egypt
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“Ultra” football in Egypt

Sports and activism traditionally do not go hand in hand, but with football clubs in this country taking action on the ground, a new form of protest may be forming. Nicole Black At first, the idea of football fans playing a large role in a protest may seem surprising, but […]

March against ESMAD brutality
Latin America

March against ESMAD brutality

The special anti-riot unit of the Colombian National Police was formed in 1999 and since its creation has committed numerous violent assaults against protestors, and in the majority of cases, against students. Though the unit was created under the government of President Andrés Pastrana to offer support to the metropolitan […]