Activism

Campaigners welcome social housing bill but warn there’s no quick fix for Britain’s horror homes
Social housing

Campaigners welcome social housing bill but warn there’s no quick fix for Britain’s horror homes

The Social Housing Regulation Bill was unveiled at the Queen’s Speech after years of campaigning from Grenfell survivors and Kwajo Tweneboa.

Explained: How the Public Order Bill will clamp down on protests
Public Order Bill

Explained: How the Public Order Bill will clamp down on protests

You may have noticed that many of the proposals are the same as the ones rejected from Priti Patel’s Policing Bill.

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate
Right to roam

Activists to stage mass protest on duke’s taxpayer-subsidised private estate

Activists are planning to trespass on an estate used for pheasant shooting to call for the right to roam in England.

Climate activist hijacks smoothie brand Innocent’s Trafalgar Square PR stunt
Greenwashing

Climate activist hijacks smoothie brand Innocent’s Trafalgar Square PR stunt

Why people are protesting against the British Museum
Climate activism

Why people are protesting against the British Museum

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Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’
Earth Day 2022

Vanessa Nakate: ‘The climate issue is the biggest threat that is facing our lives right now’

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa
Earth Day 2022

Environmental defenders, not victims: What we can learn from the San people of Southern Africa

Extinction Rebellion vows to ‘get serious’ with ‘most roadblocks ever’
Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion vows to ‘get serious’ with ‘most roadblocks ever’

Claudia Jessie: ‘A clown is all I ever wanted to be’
TV

Claudia Jessie: ‘A clown is all I ever wanted to be’

‘Those in power are afraid of people like you and me’: From Greenham Common to the Policing Bill
Protest

‘Those in power are afraid of people like you and me’: From Greenham Common to the Policing Bill

Oil blockades planned to last ‘as long as possible’, says Extinction Rebellion
Activism

Oil blockades planned to last ‘as long as possible’, says Extinction Rebellion

Is this the end for Kill the Bill?
Kill The Bill

Is this the end for Kill the Bill?

Premier League goalpost protester: ‘I felt like the most hated man on the planet’
Activism

Premier League goalpost protester: ‘I felt like the most hated man on the planet’

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The biggest wins by activists in 2022 so far
Activism

The biggest wins by activists in 2022 so far

Sisters Uncut set off 1,000 rape alarms during a protest at Charing Cross police station
Violence Against Women

Sisters Uncut set off 1,000 rape alarms during a protest at Charing Cross police station

Hacker group Anonymous take over Russian state TV with footage of Ukraine invasion
Ukraine Invasion

Hacker group Anonymous take over Russian state TV with footage of Ukraine invasion

Climate activists and celebrities team up for #CodeRedActNow anti-fossil fuel campaign
Climate crisis

Climate activists and celebrities team up for #CodeRedActNow anti-fossil fuel campaign

‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture
Culture

‘People call me a role model. I’m like, OK but why?’: Love Island’s Kaz Kamwi on influencer culture

People are leaving fake Google reviews to tell Russians what’s really happening in Ukraine
Ukraine Invasion

People are leaving fake Google reviews to tell Russians what’s really happening in Ukraine

These MPs praised ‘brave’ Russian protesters – then voted to restrict protest in the UK
Policing Bill

These MPs praised ‘brave’ Russian protesters – then voted to restrict protest in the UK

Hugh Grant backs anti-Boris Johnson protest taking place in London
Activism

Hugh Grant backs anti-Boris Johnson protest taking place in London

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High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’
Strike action

High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’

The environment minister’s rent payments are being used to pay Insulate Britain’s legal fees
Activism

The environment minister’s rent payments are being used to pay Insulate Britain’s legal fees

‘People have had enough’: Cost of living protests to take place across the UK
Cost of living crisis

‘People have had enough’: Cost of living protests to take place across the UK

How to organise a protest: The Big Issue’s guide
Protest

How to organise a protest: The Big Issue’s guide

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’
Social enterprise

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’

‘Trauma deadline’ in Borders Bill would see survivors of abuse miss out on support
Maya Esslemont

‘Trauma deadline’ in Borders Bill would see survivors of abuse miss out on support

Kill the Bill protests taking place across the country ahead of votes on Policing Bill
Activism

Kill the Bill protests taking place across the country ahead of votes on Policing Bill

Changemakers 2022: Digital inclusion
Changemakers 2022

Changemakers 2022: Digital inclusion

Activists cleared of criminal damage over toppling of Edward Colston statue in Bristol
Black Lives Matter

Activists cleared of criminal damage over toppling of Edward Colston statue in Bristol

Protesters urge Lords to vote down Nationality and Borders Bill as it returns to parliament
Borders Bill

Protesters urge Lords to vote down Nationality and Borders Bill as it returns to parliament

‘They want to take your soul’: The race to stop Priti Patel’s Jamaica deportation flight
Hostile Environment

‘They want to take your soul’: The race to stop Priti Patel’s Jamaica deportation flight

Student who made sanitary pads in lockdown sends thousands to Uganda for Christmas
Period poverty

Student who made sanitary pads in lockdown sends thousands to Uganda for Christmas

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