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Where is the world migrating? Crossing Borders no. 6

22-09-2008 13:49

just to let you know, that you can find the 6th issue of our
transnational newsletter crossing borders -with the title: "where is
the world migrating?"- now at

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Philippine women’s groups urge lawmakers to pass Reproductive Health Bill

22-09-2008 12:45

MANILA, Philippines – A day before several lawmakers deliver their respective sponsorship speeches on the controversial bill promoting the use of both artificial and natural means of family planning, among others, a network of more than 50 non-government and people's organizations advocating women's and people's rights today urged other members of the House of Representatives to affirm women’s right to reproductive self-determination, and to support the immediate passage of the Reproductive Health Bill.

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Wickham Labs Saturday

22-09-2008 12:44

Where where you?

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Change of demo days for Novartis

22-09-2008 11:39

Tuesday 16th Sept

Regular and new faces gathered at Novartis in Horsham on Tuesday to once again voice the horror that all decent people feel that this company continues to enjoy huge profits from the immoral abuse of innocent animals.

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Anti-HLS US Demo Tour, Monthly Roundup

22-09-2008 11:36

Over a period of thirty days and thirty nights, from mid-August 2008 through mid-September 2008, Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS) customers and profiteers across the United States were struck by a surprise anti-HLS tour of the country.

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Suffragettes interrupt the Energy Minister in preparation for the Climate Rush

22-09-2008 11:05

Who to trust? Girl with green hair? Grey politician?
Seven young women dressed as Suffragettes with red sashes that read: CLIMATE CODE RED and NO NEW COAL interrupted Energy Question Time at the Labour Party Conference on Saturday 20 September. The challenged Malcolm Wicks MP, Energy Minister, to defend his decision to build a new coal-fired power station at Kingsnorth. They were asked to leve but confronted him again as he left the conference room.

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Friends of Annociate Nimpagaritse

22-09-2008 05:16

Annociate Nimpagaritse
Annociate Nimpagaritse from Sheffield is being held in Dungavel IRC and is due to be forcibly removed from the UK on Thursday 25th September on Kenya Airways flight KQ101 from Heathrow @ 20:00hrs to Nairobi and KQ470 onwards to Bujumbura, Burundi.

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Karl Marx's Accurate Prediction

21-09-2008 20:50

Karl Marx's accurate prediction about the continuing crises in capitalism and the resultant concentration of wealth and the impoverishment of workers.

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21-09-2008 19:20

Palestinian David v. Goliath
U.S. General: "We are not losing, but we are winning slower in some places than others."

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Babi Badalov was deported

21-09-2008 19:08

He sent a little poem to his friends in UK.

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Silvio Berlusconi takes over the independent British media ITV: Help Europe!

21-09-2008 18:57

Elected senator of Silvio Berlusconi's party 'people of freedom'
Silvio Berlusconi and his organization have understood very good that if you control the media, you can act undisturbed and they are not only interested in the Italian media…
One of the biggest mediaconcerns in the world, Endemol , was taken over last year by Mediaset.
Now Berlusconi is interested in ITV …

Will Europe follow the current faith of Italy?

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Policing a demo in Manchester

21-09-2008 18:10

horses at the front
Some photos of cops at yesterday's demo, doing their stuff.

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We Are Change UK Podcast 1

21-09-2008 10:06

The First Edition of the new We Are Change UK Podcast

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Activists protest outside Armani in Manchester

21-09-2008 09:59

Giorgio Armani has reneged on his promise not to use fur in his fashion lines. Activists demonstrated outside Armani's Manchester store yesterday, causing three members of staff to abandon their quest for sales and stand in the doorway defending, with some difficulty, the Armani position on fur.

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Freedom of Movement on the Manchester demo

21-09-2008 09:32

freedom of movement block
A few photos of the freedom of movement block and others demonstrating against forced removals at the Manchester demo against the Labour Party conference yesterday.

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HIV denialist to speak at ESF

21-09-2008 07:56

The 'Dr Rath Health Foundation', who will today join a workshop at the European Social Forum, have been involved in spreading deadly misinformation about medication for HIV, and promoting other ineffective treatments for serious illness, sometimes with fatal consequences.

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The Destabilization of Bolivia and the "Kosovo Option"

21-09-2008 07:16

The secession of Bolivia's Eastern provinces is part of a US sponsored covert operation, coordinated out of the US State Department, in liaison with US intelligence.

Philip S. Goldberg's mandate as US ambassador to Bolivia was to trigger the fracture of Bolivia as a country. Goldberg had been previously involved in setting the stage for the subsequent secession of Kosovo from Serbia, leading to the installation of an "independent" Kosovar government.

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London fashion week: Racial diversity event

21-09-2008 00:58

UK, London. 'Fashion diversity' event at the Museum of London. 2008
Images from the two-day 'Fashion diversity' event.
This event aims to promote emerging designers and models from ethnically diverse backgrounds, in what many see as an industry dominated by 'skinny white people' in the UK.
This event took place on Friday 19th + Saturday 20th September, and was held at the Museum of London.

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anti-war march in Manchester

20-09-2008 20:44

autonomous/no borders bloc
3,000 people on anti-war march +++ STW calls for Troops Out +++ 200 people on autonomous bloc +++ police attacks on the bloc were successfully resisted twice +++ attempts to arrest people failed

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Lloyds TSB takeover of HBOS leaves Britain’s banks in trouble

20-09-2008 19:13

Lloyds TSB’s £12 billion takeover of Halifax Bank of Scotland (HBOS) Thursday followed a collapse of the UK’s largest mortgage lenders’ shares, which threatened to destablise the entire British banking system.
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