Namibia protest gender-based violence
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Young Namibians rise up against gender-based violence

Three days of nation-wide protest From Eyewitness news website. Namibian police on Saturday fired teargas, rubber bullets and arrested dozens of protesters in the capital, Windhoek, during the third day of nationwide demonstrations against gender-based […]

Matchgirls Union Committee
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Save historic East End Matchgirl’s grave

Support from Parliament to Theatre  MPs, Peers, Unions, and Academics are fighting to save a Matchgirl’s grave from JCBs. Manor Park Cemetery is the resting place of working women’s rights campaigner, Sarah Dearman (née Chapman) […]

Unite banner at Sean's funeral
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Farewell to our comrade Sean McGovern

Today we said goodbye to a great campaigner for workers’ rights, and for disability rights. Sean’s family, along with his Unite family, gathered at West Norwood cemetery to give him a fitting send-off which included […]