UK Newswire Archive
Two protesters are sitting in trees in ancient Dorset woodland to try to stop clearance work taking place ahead of the building of a new £84m relief road.
Work to clear part of Two Mile Coppice restarted on Thursday after a legal bid by the Woodland Trust temporarily suspended work on Tuesday.
12-12-2008 18:30Aldershot town centre already on its knees is faced with the double whammy of an edge-of-town retail development and small retailers being kicked out of the town centre to make way for a larger retailer.
12-12-2008 18:07This article gives an update on preparations for the widely anticipated "Social Forum Science and Democracy", and raises questions for social movements to discuss. For example, the circulation and discussion of this important movement question: "Is elite control of science and technology a strategic bolt in the global machinery of Empire that we need to unscrew?"
12-12-2008 18:06Go Greece fightin’, you’re burnin’ up Athen’s town
Greece fightin’, go Greece fightin’
Go Greece fightin’, you’re bringing those police scum down
Greece fightin’ go Greece fightin’
You are supreme, the people scream for Greece fightin’
12-12-2008 17:30After over a week the jury have returned their verdict in the inquiry into the police murder of Jean Charles de Menezes.
12-12-2008 17:16In the early hours of this morning (12/12/08) individuals visited a police station in the Canton area of Cardiff. Slogans in support of the Greek rioters, in memory of Alexandros and anti police were painted on the front of the building. Two Police vans outside the station were also painted and covered in paint stripper.
12-12-2008 17:05Weymouth tree protest activists still in trees
12-12-2008 16:49Call-out for Carnival against the Arms Trade This weekend in Bristol
before the griots and now refer on them.
in vienna/ austria there is a demonstration on friday against repression
in germany militant group (mg)/ france (tarnac)/ austria. this
demonstration inaugurates a weekend of antirepression.
in berlin/ germany there is a demo on friday night in solidarity with
the people accused for being members of mg and trying to burn military
cars. mobilisation is very large for that.
on saturday in several cities people are on the streets in solidarity
with mumia abu jamal (berlin, hamburg). there is another demonstration
in bremen on saturday (against repression, internal/ external security,
what i consider to be very important on saturday is a demonstration in
freiburg against changing of police law/ demonstration law. as bavaria,
baden-württemberg (federal country south west of germany) tries to
implement this month a new law, that prohibits "militance" by
illegalzing to join a demonstration in black clothes (yes, true), what
is seen as an expression that you might be "in favour of violence". it
is obvious, that this new law is tried to be set up before the nato
summit in april. the german part of this summit is planned to be held in
baden-württemberg in the cities kehl and baden-baden.
12-12-2008 15:55fotos from inside the NTUA ( National Technical University of Athens)
12-12-2008 14:54wasnt the cops who did the demo
12-12-2008 13:17Anarchists in London are calling for solidarity support this weekend on Sunday 14th December against state repression and for a chance to communicate with people about whats going on in Greece. Below are the details. Bring relevant banners, agititational propaganda, red/black flags -- when are comrades are facing repression we all must do our bit to support them!
12-12-2008 11:55Britain is turning into a police state, according to politics.co.uk users in a new poll.
12-12-2008 11:35Screening of awards winning documentary "Nomadak TX", on two txalaparta players around the world trying to interact with people of the world through music.