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Vigil for Gaza
Human Rights United Kingdom

Vigil for Gaza

This will be held on December 27th outside the Israel Embassy to mark the second anniversary of the start of Israel’s brutal Operation Cast lead.  The horrific and illegal siege on the Gaza strip killed over 1400 Palestinians and destroyed many educational, health and public institutions that form part of […]

The economy-crippling Christmas spirit
In Focus United Kingdom

The economy-crippling Christmas spirit

The season rolls around once more, and Britons all over the country are spending in their billions to welcome in the festive weeks. Presents, treats, decorations and tons of sterling are changing hands, for ‘tis the season. Britons are spending a lot – but what are they costing the country? […]

Brixton’s Green Christmas Party
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Brixton’s Green Christmas Party

South London is planning to kick off the festive season with its own seasonal celebrations this Wednesday the 15th of December, at the Duke of Edinburgh pub on Ferndale road. The forward thinking and innovative organisations Transition Town Brixton, Lambeth Green Community Champions and the famous local currency network – […]

A voice for the disappeared
Human Rights United Kingdom

A voice for the disappeared

Previously celebrated in Istanbul, Bogotá, the Philippines, Nuremberg and Diyarbakir, the 6th International Conference against Disappearances will be held in London. Summoned by the International Committee against Disappearances, ICAD, the conference intends on giving the relatives of the disappeared a voice on matters such as war, conflicts and occupations in […]