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About Graeme Hayes

Graeme Hayes is Reader in Political Sociology at Aston University. His most recent book is Resisting Austerity: Collective Action in Europe in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis.

Articles by Graeme Hayes

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Clare Sambrook

Clare Sambrook, investigative journalist, co-edits Shine a Light.

Constitutional conventions: best practice

Deportation and direct action in Britain: the ‘terrorist trial’ of the Stansted 15

The severity of the charge faced by the Stansted 15 should be seen as an important moment in defining the scope for non-violent protest in the UK.

London 2012's Boycott Moment

What the Dow wrap tells us about the London Olympic Games’s approach to sustainable development

Trainstopping

French anti-nuclear activists explore whether targeted direct action, including the deliberate use of the court system to launch political challenges, can open up a space for democratic participation
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