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...and some shitty-brown suited security drones.
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Edinburgh is set to have a demonstration against the government's criminal bank bailout, at the Corporate Headquarters of HBOS.
11-10-2008 18:56Mule – National (based in Manchester), independent, volunteer-led newspaper and website with local to international news and analysis. Quarterly print run of 20,000
Celebrating a new office and preparing for upcoming web launch plus January's print edition- Now is the time to get involved!
Photographs (C) 2008, Peter Marshall, all rights reserved.
11-10-2008 17:50Shell is sponsoring the National Theatre's new production of 'Oedipus',and, unsurprisingly, Art Not Oil is preparing a response on variousfronts. We're asking people if they're up for making an artwork of some kind as a response. This could be an image, song, film or poem to appear on our website, or to be printed on a postcard or something similar. We're open to ideas. (Unfortunately, we aren't able to pay for your work, but we have no wish to possess it!)
If this is of interest, we'd love to see it as soon as possible, as 'Oedipus' runs until January 2009 only.
11-10-2008 16:57A crowd of two hundred people, angry and disgusted, watched as legal
campaigners from 10 protest groups had their leaflets and tables confiscated in Church Street, Liverpool this Saturday 11th October. Two arrests were made.
11-10-2008 16:29EveryOne Group has sent an urgent appeal to His Majesty King Juan Carlos I; to the President of the Spanish Government, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero; and to the Ministers and Spanish Members of Parliament, asking them to provide – by way of exception and given the gravity of the situation – humanitarian protection on Spanish soil for a small community of Romanian Roma which is about to be evicted from a derelict building in the city of Pesaro after suffering long and terrible persecution in Italy. The clearance would cause a humanitarian tragedy.
11-10-2008 15:01Police riot vans surrounded & intimidated legal protestors and campaign stalls in Liverpool city centre this afternoon, but surrounding crowds helped intervene to block the police and defend the stalls. Two people were arrested and others questioned, and literature & other campaign materials were confiscated from all the stalls
11-10-2008 12:17As part of a Day of Action Freedom not Fear, radical tech collectives from Europe and beyond have come up with the following statement which summarises what their position on privacy rights is.
11-10-2008 10:00Last week, five Latin American cleaners were unfairly dismissed by the company responsible for the cleaning at the National Physical Laboratory.
11-10-2008 09:42the old burradon community school. is being tared down to make way for "affordable privet housing" this is an outrage especially with the current finances in ruins
there need to be quick action as demolition has already started to take place but if were quick we can get this turned over and even possibly turned in to a community center as the council prommised
IF YOU ARE INTREASTED IN HELPING PLEASE CALL 07954707433
THIS SCHOOL IS OVER 100 HUNDRED YEARS OLD PLEASE HELP SAVE THIS BUILDING FROM THE GREEDY HANDS OF CAPITALISM
11-10-2008 08:34The UK is planning a new £12billion spying system to monitor email, web browsing and phone calls of the entire population.
11-10-2008 08:25Research in universities across the globe is becoming more and more privatised.
This must be stopped NOW!
11-10-2008 08:22No bail out for the bosses protest outside the Bank of England.
Austrian far-right Nazi politician Joerg Haider has been killed in a road accident
11-10-2008 07:13Will Griffin Copy Everything Haider Has Done? Let's Hope So!