One year ago, 17 people locked themselves on to a deportation charter flight at London Stansted Airport, grounding a plan that would have sent 59 people back to face reprisal – and possibly death – in Ghana and Nigeria. Now, those activists could face life imprisonment.
UK fracking resistance
After being made illegal in Scotland and other countries, England is pushing ahead with fracking, but do we really need to worry? Why is there friction between local people, the police, and those who walk the corridors of power?
As global warming becomes more of an imminent reality, the excuses that have been made for fracking aren't just falling on deaf ears—the ears are now angry, after being lied to for so long.