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Anti-road camp set up in Southend/Essex

02-10-2005 22:34

As per the previous press release, we have now set up
camp on the East Saxon king's burial site at Priory
Park, Southend on Sea, Essex.

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Inside the Insiders

02-10-2005 22:07

Gaggle of protection for the elite
This is a copy of a letter sent to ABC online this morning in response to their 'current affairs' programme "Insiders". It reads, in part, as follows: "On your webpage you declare "Insiders" is a, "fast-moving treatment of national affairs". Because of the loaded reporting style, I would say Insiders is more like a gaggle of protection for the elite, and a thorough-going endorsement of the state's handling of national affairs."

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Freedom For Leonard Peltier

02-10-2005 21:46

Fasting In Solidarity

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October 1st - Neo-Nazi March in Leipzig, Germany Stopped!

02-10-2005 17:49

The Hamburg-based Neo-Nazi leader Christian Worch registered a demonstration for the 1st of October in the city of Leipzig, Germany. His troop of 150 supporters barely managed to make it to the starting point of their demonstration. Due to a successful blockade of the starting intersection by 800-1,000 Antifas (anti-fascists), the police sent the Nazis packing after four hours of waiting in the rain.

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Support Gate Gourmet and BA Heathrow workers - Nottingham Support meeting

02-10-2005 15:55

Gate Gourmet may be 'resolved' but the sacked workers at Gate Gourmet and BA Heathrow workers still need solidarity

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What is anarchism?

02-10-2005 14:57

An Anarchist FAQ
Anarchism is a political theory which aims to create anarchy, "the absence of a master, of a sovereign." [P-J Proudhon, What is Property , p. 264] In other words, anarchism is a political theory which aims to create a society within which individuals freely co-operate together as equals. As such anarchism opposes all forms of hierarchical control - be that control by the state or a capitalist - as harmful to the individual and their individuality as well as unnecessary.

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Mysticism and Resistance

02-10-2005 13:28

Mystical experience cannot be separated from social relations.. The land that was once home became a place of homelessness, a land of culprits that saw itself as a victim and only rarely accepted for what happened.. Rage, rage against the dying of the light!

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Ex-Carabiniere Shooter Won't Speak At Genoa G8 Trial

02-10-2005 12:47

Translation of press release by Supporto Legale. Mario Placanica, the ex-Carabiniere who killed an anti-globalization protestor during the Genoa G8 clashes in 2001, appears at hearing.

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Sweden to become independent of oil by 2020

02-10-2005 12:40

The Swedish government announced yesterday that it is launching a programme to end Sweden's oil dependence by 2020. A combination of subsidies for those turning away from fossil fuel, quotas putting limits on fossil fuel consumption, and more research money into renewable energy production, is the government's strategy to put an end to the rule of oil.

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Former UN Weapons Inspector SCOTT RITTER speaks in Bristol Tues 04 October 2005

02-10-2005 12:13

'Iraq as intelligence success and policy failure - how the CIA manipulates and sabotages the UN to achieve US foreign policy objectives' by Scott RITTER, former UN Weapons Inspector in Iraq

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repost of BOTH versions of video of shell centre demo on 30th september

02-10-2005 11:52

an environmental protest comprising sand dump and banner drop with megaphone and samba band went without hitch at the shell centre on the south bank on 30th sept. it highlighted the shell development in rossport, county mayo in the north west of ireland. this video is in mp4 format and there are versions for both modem and broadband download

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Have I found the answer?

02-10-2005 09:50

It's all so simple really,

Until we all start putting the needs of others first, others will suffer.
That's it, isn't it?

look at the last postings on Art of War: Katrina

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800 March in Glasgow on Saturday against deportations

02-10-2005 09:46

800 people marched in Glasgow against deportations and detentions
This report aken from BBC News Saturday 1st October 2005.
Anyone got any links to photos or reports from the participants point of view?

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London Communications House: Close this Racist Prison!

02-10-2005 00:35

London, 1 October. Noborder activists unfurled a large banner in Old Street, East London, across the front of communications house, as part of a day of action against detentions and deportations [pics] Communications House is a "reporting and enforcement centre" of the Immigration and Nationality Department, in fact a prison for asylum seekers in the heart of London [irr-report]. An activist says: "Streams of people were registering. The action wasn't the most dramatic thing, it was like a beginning of something."

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critical mass banned

02-10-2005 00:01

just in case people missed the innocuous title that looked like a report on last friday's critical mass below...........

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Anti-terrorism lawyer offering to represent Walter Wolfgang

01-10-2005 22:33

One of Britain’s leading anti-terrorism lawyers has offered to mount a private prosecution for assault against the steward who manhandled Walter Wolfgang from the conference.

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Radical meeting in Neath

01-10-2005 22:16

New Orleans,Bush and Racism in the USA

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Bushes declare Open Season! (even on themselves!)

01-10-2005 21:18

Bushes declare Open Season! (even on themselves!)
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