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Muslims torch 14 Christian homes near Ramallah

05-09-2005 12:22

At least 14 houses belonging to Christian residents of Taybeh, a West Bank village northeast of Ramallah, were torched by Muslims from neighboring Dir Jarir yesterday, to avenge what they termed the dishonor of a Muslim woman.

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The BBC and the public's right to know - a case study

05-09-2005 10:45

The BBC (and the rest of the British media) has witheld the news of the attempted suicide of Blair's daughter in April 2004 from the public. I have in person twice brought the censorship to Michael Grade's attention.

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DSEi convergence opening - Friday 9th Septembre

05-09-2005 07:25

The DSEi convergence centre will open on Friday 9th Setpember at 6pm

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Race Against Time

05-09-2005 04:12

Race Against Time
To save the life of Terri Schiavo, congress convened an emergency session, and the President flew back to Washington to sign midnight legislation. In a 'Culture of Life' urgency is relative!

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NO2ID Take fight to Home Secretary's Town

04-09-2005 23:14

The first forum for the stall.
On the same day that Norwich MP Charles Clarke proclaimed in the Eastern Daily Press that "Big Brother is here already" in response to the many objections to his proposed National Identity Card scheme, NO2ID took it's campaign to his doorstep constituency and pitched up in Norwich city centre for the day, to spread the message that another way is possible.

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ResisDANCE! (Bristol benefit night)

04-09-2005 22:58

Benefit poster
The Bristol-based Bristle magazine collective celebrates publication of its 20th issue, in it’s 8 year existence, with a massive benefit party at the Malcolm X Centre on September 17th (full details below). This event is being organised in association with the Bristol Dissent group (, with proceeds going to help those Bristolians facing charges arising from the anti-G8 protests in Scotland this July (Bristle will take just a small cut to fund future publications).

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Food Not Bombs Needs Help Feeding The Victims of Katrina

04-09-2005 20:36

Food Not Bombs groups all across the southern United States are feeding families displaced by Katrina.
We need clothes, food, cooks cooking equipment, and money to provide for thousands of hungry homeless people.

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Why the American dream is one of the biggest lies

04-09-2005 20:35

Muriel Gray argues that the lessons of hurricane Katrina and its terrible aftermath are not about disaster management but about exposing the falsehoods at the very heart of modern America

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Fallujah and New Orleans

04-09-2005 18:32

From Fallujah to New Orleans
Blair and Bush destroyed Fallujah.
Nature destroyed New Orleans.
The refugees are still the same.

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MI6's fake "Leak" to the Observer

04-09-2005 18:18

The Observer of 4/9/05 ran a newstory about a "leak" about MI6 attempts to infliltrate Islamic political networks with 'moderates' who would condemn violence. A deliberate "leak"?

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Burning effigy blocks road

04-09-2005 18:10

PROTESTERS in Sussex blocked a road with a burning effigy of John Prescott on Sunday afternoon, September 4.

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04-09-2005 17:27

crowd control weapons will be used in new orleans.

full story:

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How the Free Market Killed New Orleans

04-09-2005 17:22

The free market played a crucial role in the destruction of New Orleans and the death of thousands of its residents. Armed with advanced warning that a momentous (force 5) hurricane was going to hit that city and surrounding areas, what did officials do? They played the free market.

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Agrexco - Letting Apartheid Bloom

04-09-2005 17:05

The Effects Of Illegal Settlements In The Jordon Valley

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Is "Mohammad Sidique Khan" video a fake?

04-09-2005 13:12

Who appears in this video?

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04-09-2005 12:11

Katrina has smashed New Orleans.

New Orleans is the first western city to be destroyed by global warming.

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DSEi freepaper needs your help this week

04-09-2005 09:59

If you are in London, your help is urgently needed to deliver thousands of copies of a free anti'arms trade newspaper to houses in the docklands area of east London near the Excel centre where the DSEi arms fair will be held in less than two weeks time.

There are 10,000 copies of the paper which contains information about DSEi, the arms trade in general, the protests planned and motivations behind them. It is hoped that the paper will mitigate against bad feelings generated locally when disruption occures and that the paper will also encourage local people to get involved in the campaign.

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“Saved” Newchurch Guinea Pigs Victory March Sat 3rd September 2005

03-09-2005 23:41

Free me
Today was a different kind of march for the animal rights movement, this was a victory march, as the Halls, the owners of the guinea pig breeding farm at Newchurch had announced that they were closing the business down and would no longer be supplying the vivisection industry, as a result of actions from the animal rights movement and a disproving general public.

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Working Three Hours a Day is Enough

03-09-2005 21:36

"Kenes predicted 60 years ago that three hours work per day would be enough. Instead nearly seven million (in Germany) are in a desperate situation, not an emancipated situation..The system logic is obviously exhausted.. Only capital is radical at the moment.."

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Iraq isn't safe - No Deportations - Sheffield Protest

03-09-2005 20:12

Some photos from the protest at the deportation of Iraqis.
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