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'Turbulence' magazine on Facebook

10-05-2009 17:02

The publishing project 'Turbulence: Ideas for movement' ( now have a page on the social networking site, Facebook.

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Cardiff No Border Camp Calais Public Meeting this Thursday

10-05-2009 17:00

7pm, 14th May 2009 - upstairs O'Neils, 20-21 Trinity Street, Cardiff
Films and Talks about the Calais No Border Camp. All Welcome.

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Birmingham Meeting for No Borders Camp, Calais

10-05-2009 14:11

The Calais No Border camp, 23 -29 June, calls for freedom of movement for all, an end to borders and all migration controls.
Birmingham Anti_Racist Campaign (ARC), facilitating a Birmingham mobilisation to the Camp, invite you to an organising meeting on Tuesday 19th May 2009, at 7.30pm.

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BLOCK G8 2009!

10-05-2009 11:44

Direct actions, demonstrations, appeals and events against the G8 summit in Italy

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The End of the Age of Greed?

10-05-2009 10:57

Tom Watson MP recently reviewed the book 'Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed' on his blog last month. He describes the book as an 'uncomfortable read for any politician', without a trace of irony.

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Hens in need of homes

10-05-2009 10:23

A battery farm is closeing down and its prisoners need good homes

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Secret Nottingham City Council report leaked

10-05-2009 09:22

In 2006, Nottingham City Council commissioned a report by Hardmoor Associates into the way the council works. When the report was delivered it described the institution as "dysfunctional." The council made numerous attempts to prevent the release of the highly critical report. However, in February the Evening Post was able to obtain a leaked copy and now the document has made its way onto a publicly available filesharing site, so its criticisms can be seen by everybody in the city.

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Media Lens: The Left-Wing Media Fallacy

10-05-2009 08:57

Jeremy Bowen, The BBC, And Other National Treasures

It is a mistake to imagine that media corporations are impervious to all complaints and criticism. In fact, senior editors and managers are only too happy to accept that their journalists tend to be 'anti-American,' 'anti-Israel,' 'anti-Western,' indeed utterly rotten with left-wing bias.

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FLASHBACK: The mysterious case of the disappearing 'terror' plots

10-05-2009 08:00

It is deeply frustrating to realize that three years after the publication of this article, the British public is still subjected to this wretched propaganda.

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G20 police 'used undercover men to incite crowds'

10-05-2009 07:50

Jamie Doward and Mark Townsend The Observer, Sunday 10 May 2009

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He no longer heard the cries of the animals or saw the flowing blood….

10-05-2009 07:44

Employing myriad tactics and strategies, those of us pursuing empty cages will prevail, and, as another steadfast ally of mine, Dr. Steve Best, stated in a speech he gave at Oxford in 2005, "wipe vivisection off the map." I yearn for that day.

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Varun Feroz Gandhi : Think about sterilization of stray dogs instead of human

10-05-2009 04:09

Again new controversy about forcibly human sterilization created by the Varun Feroz Gandhi.....only to be in media, where as people's of India now very much aware about family planning. The International Organization for Animal Protection - OIPA in India welcome him to join sterilization of stray dogs movement in India in the interest of public & animals as well -

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“Mexican Suitcase” Unseen Spanish Civil War Capa Photos Published Online

10-05-2009 03:01

Thousands of previously unseen Spanish Civil War photos by legendary photojournalists Robert Capa, David “Chim” Seymour, and Gerda Taro.have digitized by The International Center of Photography

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Birmingham Trades Union Council, International Workers Day 2009

10-05-2009 02:51

Clarion Singers
A Mayday Rally platform organised by the City’s Trade Council with various speakers from across the Unions as well as speakers on Anti-Racism and Ireland

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Nottingham Student Peace Movement Peace Conference 09 - Capitalism & Conflict

09-05-2009 23:24

'Capitalism has destroyed our belief in any effective power but that of self interest backed by force'
George Bernard Shaw

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New protest camp at Rolls Royce Rayensway, Derby

09-05-2009 22:40

plenty of space
Protesters opposed to Trident nuclear submarines have set up a camp across the road from Rolls Royce on the Rayensway in Derby

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No Labels, No Lines! 23rd May, Wagon & Horses, Digbeth.

09-05-2009 14:53

No Labels, No Lines!
Saturday 23rd May 2009, 8:00pm - 2:00am, £4.00
Wagon & Horses, Adderley Street, Birmingham

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Worker factory takeover on the Reef

09-05-2009 13:54

Press statement for immediate release

May 8, 2009

Debt-ridden bus manufacturer disappears owing staff millions of rands in wage payments and unpaid pension fund contributions.

If you have never experienced workers’ take over of collapsed companies suggestive of the invasion of bankrupt industrial plants in Argentina, come and observe it at Santini bus body manufacturer in Springs, East of Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Mayday Mayday Brighton Smash EDO protest

09-05-2009 13:42

Despite the Brighton’s Argus EDF (energy Daily Newspaper of the Year) editor’s, best efforts in outweighing the balance of positive comments from the many residents who don't want an Arms factory anywhere near their town by two to one. All that all that could be offered in it’s pages by way of a reasonable counter argument against the demonstrators was idiotic twaddle like "Why don't they have a bath and get a life", "Why aren’t they recycling their bottles and cans instead of using them as weapons" from the rudely awakened Mr and Mrs Complacent of Brighton

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Yet again an other state murder - Detention center in Rome

09-05-2009 13:35

Death of a Tunisian woman at Ponte Galeria detention centre in Rome:
another victim of state murder.
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