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VIDEO of the Police Bus set on fire in Mihalakopoulou street ..Athens & more Fot

18-12-2008 19:19

VIDEO of the Police Bus set on fire in Mihalakopoulou street ..Athens & more Fotos

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A letter from Sean Kirtley to Gagged!

18-12-2008 18:09

Below is a letter received from Sean Kirtley to be used as an article for Gagged! More info about Sean's case can be found here and you can write to him at this address: Sean Kirtley WC 6977, HMP Stafford, 54 GAOL RD, Stafford, ST16 3AW (remember to send a SAE with your letter)

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Novartis Award Ceremony Invaded

18-12-2008 18:08

Today was the Novartis Medal Awards in Cambridge so we thought we should pop in for a SHAC hello!

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Veteran peace campaigner jailed for three months for US “missile defence” action

18-12-2008 17:46

Trident Ploughshares Press Release – Thursday 18 December 2008

Long-standing peace activist and member of nonviolent direct action group Trident Ploughshares Sylvia Boyes, from Keighley, was today sentenced to three months’ imprisonment at HMP New Hall, West Yorkshire by Bingley Magistrates' Court. The sentence was issued for Sylvia's refusal to undertake “community punishment” for her part in an action against US "missile defence" at Fylingdales Ballistic Missile Early Warning Station in North Yorkshire on 6 August 2008, the 63rd anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima .

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Christmas in Prison for Peace Protestor Grandmother

18-12-2008 17:42

During August 2008, to mark the anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima, Sylvia Boyes cut the fence at Fylingdales Radar station near Whitby. Today (18th December) Sylvia (aged 65), a dedicated peace campaigner, was sentenced for 12 weeks by Bingley Magistrates Court for her action at Fylingdales. Her protest was against Fylingdales role as an early warning radar station, part of US Missile Defense.

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NIST Admits to Partial "Freefall" Collapse of WTC7

18-12-2008 17:09

The official National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Final Report on the Collapse of World Trade Center Building 7 admits that the top of the building accelerated at the rate of gravity for 2.25 seconds into it's own footprint -- 8 stories worth of collapse.

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Open Cast mine and the protection of England

18-12-2008 16:41

Undercurrents supplied dramatic images of open cast mine for a brilliant George Monbiot interview with the head of CPRE

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Palestine today 121808

18-12-2008 16:33

Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Thursday December 18 2008

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Call for a day of actions and mobilizations coordinated in Europe and the world

18-12-2008 15:44

Friday 12/12, the assembly of the occupied Athens Polytechnic decided to make a callout for European and global-wide actions of resistance in the memory of all assassinated youth,

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Bus fares hiked by 8% in new year

18-12-2008 14:56

Bus fares across South Yorkshire are going up in the new year by an inflation-busting 8%.

Operator First said rising fuel, utilities and staff costs had forced it to make the decision.

Managing director Brandon Jones said the firm was “meeting ongoing challenges of rising costs”.

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an Other TV STATION occupied today in CHANIA Crete

18-12-2008 14:18

an Other TV STATION occupied today in CHANIA Crete
the video here ..

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Vegan Prisoners Support Group Benefit: Sat 20th Dec - Birmingham

18-12-2008 13:40

VPSG benefit -

@ Wagon & Horses pub - just down the road from the Rainbow pub, 28 Adderley Street, Digbeth, Birmingham

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wrexham /forced deportation

18-12-2008 13:24

this morning

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GREECE. Why ravage?

18-12-2008 09:05

We are slightly annoyed by the fact we are commodities

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Another schoolkid shot in Athens

18-12-2008 07:48

Shooting of a schoolkid sitting on a bench with friends in Athens

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New York City: New School University is now OCCUPIED!

18-12-2008 07:35

Greetings to the UK...Love, New York!

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Wednesday (12/17): reports from Greece

18-12-2008 03:06

It's more than 10 days since the murder of Alexandros and despite the government's wishes for the protests to stop, they are increasing!

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Round Two!!! ECD Action Against HLS

18-12-2008 00:35

It’s time for round two!!!

This Monday, December 22, please set your browser to and follow the directions on the screen.

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Oaxaca: solidarity with Greece and Alex

18-12-2008 00:18

Today a march and demonstration took place in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico in memory of Alex and in solidarity with the Greek uprising.
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