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Climate Camp Bike Ride

03-07-2008 14:20

People will be riding to the climate camp, starting from Glasgow, descending southerly picking up thousands en route.

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03-07-2008 14:15

False constructs exposed

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Massive Police training facility Gravesend, Kent - Pics

03-07-2008 13:53

An aerial shot of one of the largest police training facilities in the world hunkered down in the luscious green pastures of Gravesend, Kent, where England’s formidable Metropolitan Police force tackles hypothetical anarchy in a lot that looks like a amusement park more so than a staging ground for urban unrest and abatement. The 9,250 square meter site (38-hectare) was opened back in 2003 by the private company Equion, according to the BBC “through the government's Private Finance Initiative, using both public and private money.”

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Activist arrested for writing in the ground

03-07-2008 12:35

An activist was arrested today for criminal damage. It is alleged that she wrote something in the earth as she and her friends sat outside Sequani on a Sunday chatting. We are told that one person held a BUAV banner there was no shouting.

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Dublin Screening of "Liyarn Nigarin" with Peter Postlewaite, Archie Roach & Ruby

03-07-2008 12:29

Dublin Screening of "Liyarn Nigarin" with Peter Postlewaite followed by gig with Archie Roach, Rubie Hunter, Bart Willoughby, Shane Howard, Steve Cooney, Mary Black & others

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99 Corporations Get Together And Do Some Serious Greenwashing

03-07-2008 12:13

Greenwashing has hit new heights, and is simultaneously coming from the mouths of 99 different corporations, all determined to set the agenda for whether humanity survives -- what do you think is their priority?

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The Two Degrees Show: Climate Science Recap

03-07-2008 12:01

The campaigning climate change programme The Two Degrees Show returns after more than a years absence from the airwaves with a timely recap of some of the recent science.

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Article 8 Right to Family life - strengthened by Law Lords

03-07-2008 11:39

If you have sought leave to remain in the UK on Article 8 grounds, have been refused on the grounds that it would be 'proportionate' for you to leave the UK and a make the application from abroad and the Home Office are enforcing that decision;

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Tonight - Sequani Trial Talk

03-07-2008 11:11

The accused in the biggest and scariest poitical trial in recent memory talk about their experiences and what they have learned, tonight, 7pm at the LARC, 62 Fieldgate St, Whitechapel, London, E1 1ES

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Suspected Arson Attacks at HLS Animal Breeder

03-07-2008 10:53

Multiple arson attacks were carried out at Charles River Laboratories, in France, who supply animals to laboratories including the notorious Huntingdon Life Sciences. As of yet no group has claimed responsibility but militant animal rights groups are suspected. An office building was torched and three trucks, two hundred metres away, were completely destroyed with incendiary devices.

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Wembley Summer Camp Open: Squat The Land, Smash School Privatisation

03-07-2008 10:43

Brent Planning Committee: Residents Say No To School Privatisation
Teachers, residents and campaigners in Wembley, Brent, North West London, have re-squatted the Wembley Sports Ground and are calling out for people to join them, squat the land and join the largest protest against the privatisation of the UK education system.

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Squatted social centre eviction

03-07-2008 09:05

Police and bailiffs battered their way through the barricades to evict the squatted social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton.

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Revenge of the Subaltern

03-07-2008 09:04

Zimbabwean writer Mavuso Dingani reflects on the recent pogroms in South Africa.

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Please help Bridget O'Koro and Osaivibie

03-07-2008 07:32

Bridget and Osaivibie
Bridget and Osaivibie from Nigeria have been in detention since the 12th May. They are currently in Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre (IRC) and due to be forcibly removed from the UK to Nigeria on Saturday 5th July on Virgin Nigeria Airways flight VK296 from Gatwick to Lagos at 22.30hrs.

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IOM's new Birmingham office

03-07-2008 01:07

IOM's newsletter announcing the new office(s)
After a prestigious conference last week (see, the International Organisation against Migrants, aka the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), has opened a new office in Birmingham (details below). The intergovernmental agency is apparently growing bigger and more 'efficient' as the government is stepping up its deportation plans. In addition to its UK head office in London, IOM has offices Bristol, Glasgow and Liverpool, and has recently open a new office in Leeds. It is further planning to open two new sub-offices, one is known to be in Peterborough.

Let's tell them they are not welcome here, in Birmingham, or anywhere else!

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Anti-Iran Arguments Belie Fearmongering

03-07-2008 01:01

Keeping an eye on the publications and reports by the warmongers is often the best way to bridge the chasm between their true beliefs, and the lies they feed to their citizens in order to further their criminal interests.

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Ask European politicians to vote against biofuel targets

03-07-2008 00:56

European Union policies are creating an artificial market in biofuels, which is leading to large-scale destructive investment across the world.
Now, the EU is debating plans to expand biofuels by increasing the mandatory biofuel target to 10% by 2020, and two committees of the European Parliament will be voting on those proposals during July.
Two recent studies show that virtually all agrofuels result in higher greenhouse gas emissions than the fossil fuels they replace.

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Israel "Reassures West": No Iran Attack in 2008

03-07-2008 00:20

"The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices - The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices - The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices - The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices - The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices - The immediate effect of his statement was a record increase in oil prices"

"Iran realizes that the West is sensitive to pain and money, and won't embark on an operation that would significantly boost oil prices," - "Iran realizes that the West is sensitive to pain and money, and won't embark on an operation that would significantly boost oil prices," - "Iran realizes that the West is sensitive to pain and money, and won't embark on an operation that would significantly boost oil prices," - "Iran realizes that the West is sensitive to pain and money, and won't embark on an operation that would significantly boost oil prices,"

Interesting to note that most of the criminal politicians starting these illegal wars draw most of their profits from the oil and defence industries ...

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Iran is Not the Belligerent Party

02-07-2008 23:36

Orwell wrote an entire Dictionary about such circumstances ...
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