01 Oct '11, 12am

British Anti Airport Expansion Activist Barred from Entering the US: In 2008 he was named Britain's most effecti...

British Anti Airport Expansion Activist Barred from Entering the US: In 2008 he was named Britain's most effecti...

In a statement released this afternoon, Stewart said: “What seemed to concern [the authorities] was that I would be discussing, as part of my talk, the role that peaceful, non-violent civil disobedience played in the Heathrow Campaign. I wouldn’t be able to explain the campaign without doing so. In any case, it is completely legitimate to discuss the role of an activity which has featured so heavily in so many historical campaigns, from the American Civil Rights Movement, to the Suffragettes’ fight for the right of women to vote in the UK.”

Full article: http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListR...

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