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Highgate Farm- Trial over.

08-05-2009 00:49

The unexpected events of today and official end of my case

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Bristol Against Police Violence - demo report

08-05-2009 00:33

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Beat the Fascists, wherever you meet them!

07-05-2009 23:55

Nazis on May Day 2009 in Ulm
Communiqué from the 7th of May about the big nazi rallies in Germany from the 1st of May 2008 to the 1st of May 2009

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Corporate injunction experts?

07-05-2009 23:14

It seems a new firm of corporate solicitors is edging into a patch long occupied by the bumbling Timothy Lawson-Cruttenden of Lawson-Cruttenden and Co. On 5th May, Norton Rose Solicitors organised a workshop for their corporate clients, entitled 'The Limits of Protest', on the pros and cons of injunctions. Norton Rose had apparently acted for Drax in obtaining injunctions against environmental protesters and are now setting themselves up as the new enemies of civil liberty.

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SOCPA prosecution collapses in disarray

07-05-2009 22:20

The attempt to prosecute Milan Rai for participating in an unauthorized demonstration in the vicinity of Parliament failed today as the police and Crown Prosecution Service had failed to do their paperwork properly - within the time limits required.

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West Midlands Industrial Workers of the World Mayday Celebration

07-05-2009 22:09

Up to 100 people came along and partied at the West Midlands IWW Mayday celebration on Friday May 1st at the Wagon and Horses in Digbeth, Birmingham.

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URGENT: Stop Sima's deportation

07-05-2009 20:51

Sima Valand is facing deportation to India this Friday. She has already been subject to horrific abuse from her husband and his family and is faced with the threat of murder if she is returned. Please fax or email Virgin Atlantic airlines to demand that she is not put on the plane.

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'Capital Growth' a series of Mayday art interventions

07-05-2009 20:15

Canary Wharf photographer Kristian Buus
As part of traditional Mayday actions, artist and writer Alana Jelinek made a series of poetic art interventions across various sites in London and one in Cambridge starting at 7am on Friday May 1st.

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Free Film at 56a, London: CHOP SHOP Sun May 17th

07-05-2009 18:59

Chop Shop's Alejandro
Full Unemployment Cinema present: Free Film Screening - Chop Shop
Sunday 17th MAY - 3pm
56a Infoshop
56 Crampton St
SE17 3AE

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Space Hijackers at Bank

07-05-2009 17:48

there was some dancing
Photos of the Bank Business

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Sunny Delight

07-05-2009 16:09

Sergeant Sunshine has been entertaining the troops again.

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Visteon workers maintain action after accepting redundancy offer

07-05-2009 15:56

Visteon workers in Belfast, Enfield and Basildon have voted to accept a new offer of redundancy payments after they were summarily dismissed just over one month ago.

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solidarity demo g20

07-05-2009 15:34

solidarity demo with the arrested in the g 20 URGENT

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Palestine Today 050709

07-05-2009 15:13


Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Thursday May 7th 2009.

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Shutting down ITT/EDO: A day at the seaside

07-05-2009 13:41

Bringing the foot down
Photos from the Mayday Smash EDO demo. There's a timeline by Last Hours at

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Hereford Heckler #8 out now...

07-05-2009 13:35

The May issue of the Hereford Heckler (bulletin of the Hereford Solidarity League) is out now...

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Dawn raids against activists in relation to Gaza demos

07-05-2009 13:14

This morning, 15 people were arrested across London and possibly other parts of the country under the Terrorism Act, apparently in relation to the demonstrations in support of Gaza in January this year.

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"State terror in Sri Lanka - a Tamil perspective" at Resonance 104.4 FM

07-05-2009 12:14

"State terror in Sri Lanka - a Tamil perspective". Listen to the programme at Resonance 104.4 FM (, Thursday 7th of May at 20.00.

Note: Due to some issues we had to delay the broadcast until tonight.

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Gaza Eyewitness Testimony, Bristol

07-05-2009 09:32

Ewa Jasiewicz has been on the ground in Gaza since November 2008, having arrived on the siege breaking Free Gaza boat. She has been working on ambulances and reporting the reality of lives under siege and military assault.

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Climate Camp secure court ruling on Kent Police bullyboy tactics at Kingsnorth

07-05-2009 07:32

The Climate Camp yesterday (6 May) won an important decision in the High Court on a challenge to the legality of searches carried out by police at the camp in August 2008, near Eon’s Kingsnorth Power Station, in Kent.
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