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The woman who sparked a plastic-free revolution Four national campaigns, millions raised in corporate funding and a charity that employs 30 people: not bad for four years’ work. But as Nat... Environment Society UK
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Using social media to tackle extremism In an extract from a new book, activist Fatima Zaman explains how she helped unite 10,000 young people to fight the threat of extremism onli... Media Peace Society World Youth
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The 16-year-old climate hero: five inspiring quotes by Greta Thunberg The Swedish teenager who launched the school strike movement this week urged MEPs to ‘wake up and take action’. Here are five of her most in... Environment Society World Youth
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Maddy Harland Biotime: when deep nature connection becomes activism Biotime, or biological time, runs at a very different pace and rhythm to human time. Tuning into this benefits the planet, and us, suggests ... Environment Opinion
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'Protest doesn’t have to be loud and angry' Angry activism has a place, but there are gentler ways to make a different too. The Craftivist Collective’s Sarah Corbett makes a case for c... Lifestyle Opinion
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The art of gentle protest From boycotts and letter-writing, to marches and rallies, activism has many faces – and has achieved much success throughout history. But th... Opinion Society
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