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ITT To Close EDO MBM Flexi-Circuits Factory In Brighton

29-04-2008 12:40


Doug Brewer

28 April 2008

28 April 2008

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The Tumbledown Dick

29-04-2008 12:03

protest rally to save Tumbledown Dick
The Tumbledown Dick, an old pub, an old coaching inn in Farnborough, faces an uncertain future as it has closed down and been boarded up.

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BNP Mayoral candidate's wife is Met copper!

29-04-2008 11:33

Richard Barnbrook 's wife is a serving Met Police officer. That explains how he was at the front of the Bobby March in London

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Street Blitz London, 1-15 May 2008

29-04-2008 10:56

After a moderately successful first run last July the fortnight of street-art returns to London. The concept is simple but potentially very effective and by utilising the power of the Internet (and benefiting from a growing common ‘net literacy amongst the great unwashed) it opens up the whole city as a gallery space; and not confining it to internal, controlled and possibly inaccessible spaces.

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Not just Boris, but the BNP too!

29-04-2008 06:42

Boris - the polls have him hopping ahead

A reply to Steve Platt's Every failure to vote on 1 May is a vote for the BNP.

"There has always been a political alternative to the lack of choice of the mainstream political parties, the opportunism of the minority parties and the racism of tiny fascist outfits like the BNP. It involves organising in such a way that everybody has a say over the decisions that affect them. It means refusing to accept what politicians tell you to do and taking the power into your own hands, not waiting for somebody else to do it for you."

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US Media's Left Wing 'Agenda' and the Public's Knowledge of Climate Science

29-04-2008 06:32

You've heard it many times.

--The 'left wing' U.S. media is 'scare-mongering and alarmist' about climate change. They are frightening the people of the U.S. about the affects of global warming without having enough facts and research to back up their statements. --

The statements from researchers 'on the ground' ARE very alarming, no one can dispute that. Here are a few of the past year or so from separate, independent, long-term scientific studies. [Links to the report that these statements are ripped from are provided below.]

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No Middle East Peace Without Tough Love

29-04-2008 00:18

This is perhaps the best article I have read on the conflict, and it's great to see - even at this late hour - that people are finally beginning to speak in terms of accepting and perhaps confronting Zionism, and its role in creating and perpetuating this conflict, and why.

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Israeli Attack Kills Palestinian Mother, 4 Children

29-04-2008 00:10

Psychopaths always blame their victims

I mean, if an Israeli family was killed we’d be hearing about it non-stop; but this was just a Palestinian mother and her four little children. Just some collateral damage…

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NYC's 'Movement for Justice in El Barrio' - 1st UK Speaking Tour Details!

28-04-2008 23:03

Please FWD and publicise >>>

// 1st UK Speaking Tour of New Yorks 'Movement for Justice in El Barrio' Taking Place in May 2008!

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Grangemouth Billionaire Holds UK to Ransom

28-04-2008 22:45

The strike action at Grangemouth has prompted lots of stories about "fuel panic" and shortages. A look at the company who own the refinery makes it clear that they know what they are doing. The economics of Grangemouth are sound: they want to break the union.

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deacent housing, asylum rights, tcar and angle housing

28-04-2008 22:09

a an angel group demonstratiomn called by tyneside community action for refguees

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Shaming HLS top supplier Staples on Novartis march

28-04-2008 21:44

Clip from the autonomous bloc confronting Staples, 26th April 2008. They have been caught out delivering office equipment to HLS in a disguised vehicle. SHAC have listed them as no.1 supplier.

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National March & Rally @ Novartis UK HQ

28-04-2008 18:10

Puppy Killers - Close Down HLS!
400 campaigners from across the UK gathered at Horsham Park for a National march and demo at Novartis UK HQ, where experiments on primates, guinea-pigs and other animals are tortured for profit.

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Double Screening of 'The Elephant in the Room' Sunday 4th May

28-04-2008 17:45

Award-winning Documentary hits Hackney. Twice.

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Workers Memorial Day in Birmingham

28-04-2008 16:48

About 50 people gathered today in Birmingham's Pigeon Park (St Phillips Cathedral) to "remember the dead [workers] and fight for the living". The International Workers Memorial Day (IWMD) event was organised by UNISON and supported by Birmingham Trades Council. Speeches remembered those who lost their life at or as a result of work, explained the reasons and demanded better health and safety procedures in the workplace.

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Lambeth UNISON Public Meeting - Privatisation of council services: the true cost

28-04-2008 16:06

*6.30pm to 8.30pm
*Thursday 8th May
*Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton

Speakers include:

John McDonnell MP – Chair of the Socialist Campaign Group
Ted Knight – ex-Leader of Lambeth Council
Derek Wall – Male Principal Speaker of the Green Party
Sarah Tomlinson – Branch Secretary of Lambeth NUT
Jean Kerrigan – ex-Chair of Tenants’ Council

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Farnborough town centre - unsecured demolition site

28-04-2008 15:25

unsecured demolition site
Sooner or later someone is going to be killed or seriously injured in Farnborough during the town centre redevelopment. Officials at the Rotten Borough of Rushmoor conveniently choose to look the other way and turn a blind eye.

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Mars Attacks!

28-04-2008 15:15

Fairtrade venue boarded up with workers still inside!

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trident protesters arrested out side rolls royce derby

28-04-2008 14:38

dorothy skrytek arrested out side rolls royce with foe comrades in derby
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