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Calling all anti-racists: all out for BBC Wales this Thursday, Newport this Saturday

From Cardiff Stop the War: Following reports of an attempt to stage a far right hate rally against Muslims in John Frost Square this Saturday, anti-racists in Newport have called on good people to fill the Square well before noon … Continue reading

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Vestas solidarity action in Cardiff Thurs 17 Sept

On Thursday 17th Sept, 5pm, there will be a demonstration in support of Vestas workers at the Nye Bevan statue, Queen St, Cardiff. From the organisers: After occupying their factory and gaining international support from socialists, trade unionists and environmentalists … Continue reading

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Gaza: South Wales shows its anger

Saturday 17th January witnessed demos for Gaza in Newport, Cardiff and Swansea, each of them several hundred strong, vocal and determined. In Cardiff a spontaneous march down Queen Street left shoppers in no doubt about the anger protesters felt at … Continue reading

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Three arrested in Cardiff as Prosor creeps in through the back entrance

There was a distinct whiff of occupied Palestine in Cardiff Bay today as police declared an exclusion zone around the back entrance to the Senedd – then dealt violently with activists who entered it. The occasion was the visit of … Continue reading

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St Athan protest creates more wind from Big Rod

For a man supposedly fluent in both Welsh and English, Rhodri Morgan sometimes struggles to make any sense at all. His comment on the anti-St Athan protest at the Senedd on Jan 17 was a prime example: “The reference to … Continue reading

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