Il Manifesto journalist Giuliana Sgrena was held hostage in Iraq and shot and wounded by US forces shortly after her release. A security agent protecting her was killed.
Empire will eat itself ● Autocrats, from Erdogan to Modi ● Age of insecurity as US-China tensions grow ● End deportations voices and action notes ● and more
23-26 September The World Transformed, Brighton
24-27 September Labour Party conference, Brighton
1 October Protest the Tory Party Conference Manchester
3-5 November Liberating Arts Festival University of Exeter