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Foreign Policy / Israeli State & Ultra Right / US Anti-war Movement

16-08-2005 11:21

Foreign Policy / Israeli State & Ultra Right / US Anti-war Movement

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All Australians deserve a fair trial

16-08-2005 10:24

So now you see the light, eh! Stand up for your rights. come on!
David Hicks could be facing a U.S military commission in a matter of weeks. We must act now. Sign our letter demanding that Alexander Downer get David Hicks back here to face an Australian court:

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Norwegians criticised over minister's killing

16-08-2005 09:49

The Norwegian-led Sri Lankan Monitoring Mission has been criticised after the killing of Sri Lankan foreign minister Lakshman Kadirgamar, whose funeral was on 15 August. It has been claimed that concern over human rights violations have been ignored.

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British Law Student and Tourist Complains of Abuse by Thai Army

16-08-2005 09:38

A British 3rd Year Human Rights Law Student from Sunnyside, Halls Lan, north Kelsey, Lincolnshire, England who is staying in an Akha village of norther Thailand said that the Thai army tried every effort to find some means by which to arrest him.

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Turkish Intelligence: Al-Qaeda a U.S. Covert Operation

16-08-2005 00:30

And still no-one within the tightly-controlled mainstream media machine bothers to investigate the clear link between American/British intelligence, and every single one of these groups.

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Mountain Justice Summer shuts down US strip mine, 10 arrested

15-08-2005 20:19

Knoxville, TN - As dawn approached this morning, activists
stood on an ancient Appalachian mountain in a dramatic
protest against mountain top mining. This is the first time
a mountain has been taken over in the struggle to protect
the Appalachian Mountains from the devastating practices of
mountain top mining. Dedicated citizens are blockading
National Coal's strip mine in scenic Campbell County,
Tennessee to halt the destruction of Zeb Mountain

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British Tourist in Thailand Accosted By Thai Army!

15-08-2005 15:47

British Tourist in Thailand, Adam Lane, (more details coming) was staying as a guest in the Akha village Pah Nmm in Ampur Mae Fah Luang, Chiangrai Province when another tourist was brought to the village from the Akha village of Hooh Yoh by three Thai soldiers.

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Debating the Issues - Iraq is My Country

15-08-2005 15:44

On Saturday 13th August 2005, members of the Iraq Solidarity Campaign attended a vigil that was organised by the Iraqi Community Council in memory of those victims who had died as a consequence of the London Bombing.

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Stop the War National Demo

15-08-2005 15:24


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Afghanistan: Quiet before the storm??

15-08-2005 13:37

The wrong type of elections at the wrong time are just over a month away

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Belarus revolution

15-08-2005 12:22

Waiting for revolution in Belarus

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From Nigeria to Co Mayo

15-08-2005 11:14

Five brave men
We spent this years holiday blockading Shell in Co Mayo. Here's my personal report. Please support the Mayo people in their resistance to Shell

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Deportation Prison in Basel

15-08-2005 10:30

Info and little comments about situation in prison for deportation in basel/swiss

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Ugandan women on hunger strike in Yarl's Wood

15-08-2005 08:23

2 women in Yarl's wood, both of whom have been on hunger strike for over 20 days and who are rapidly deteriorating, have been removed to Kingfisher secure/ isolation unit.

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Community set to oppose downer propaganda: Bashir

15-08-2005 07:47

[file photo] (Rooters)
9-ll, Bali, Spain, Australia's Embassy in Jakarta, London and Egypt all have similarities and follow the same pattern, in that without them it would have been impossible to get the support from the west necessary to pre-emptively and illegally strike a sovereign nation state and whoever is behind these bombings wanted to go into an illegal and degrading war and not preach and teach peasants in Indonesia.

Full article | 1 comment UK IndyMedia interview re: hackers protecting open publishing sys

15-08-2005 02:47

An interview of UK IndyMedia system administrators at DEFCON hacking convention about how hackers can work together to defend open publishing systems. The interview is being released as part of the new site

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Real Radio- Blood on their Hands!

15-08-2005 00:54

Real Radio are advertising for Covance who have been exposed numerous times for animal abuse. Below is an extract from an undercover investigation at their Harrogate labs:

"When i saw the sick monkey, i could not believe his condition. This morning he was a very lively monkey... As I looked i saw him, he could only just about sit on his perch. He had his head between his knees and he was making short howling noises. As he looked up at me i saw his pitiful withdrawn face... As he slowly tried to turn towards the back of his cage, he fell of his perch onto the metal grid bottom. He had dried blood stains around his mouth."

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15-08-2005 00:01

The Coroner had also set strict parameters
The Inquest itself was also flawed as legitimate evidence and witnesses were blocked by the legal team purportedly representing the Hickey Family and by the Counsel assisting the Coroner. The Coroner had also set strict parameters for what could be discussed in open Court.

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Naming Names: The Bin Laden Galaxy

14-08-2005 23:34

Jean-Charles Brisard explores the relationships between the Bin Laden family and friends and Osama. The interconnection between these entites are frightening. This book was banned for publishing for Three Years until a European court recently overruled that motion, which was initiated by the Bin Laden Family. from the original text: "Ben Laden: La vérité interdite". This is a translated excerpt of the chapter "La Galaxie Bin Laden"
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