The noble cause of the Heathrow 13

McDonnell, John
http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2987258/the_noble_cause_of_the_heathrow_13.html

Publisher:  The Ecologist
Date Written:  24/02/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX18855

With the 'Heathrow 13' protestors expecting custodial sentences today for their occupation of a Heathrow runway last July, Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell MP writes that their direct action followed years of official lies and broken promises, and forms part of a long tradition of direct action protests in defence of democracy.