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Cambridge people and Planet staged an action to highlight the negative effects that unethical investment in higher education can have for academic freedom. Activists dressed as arms dealers were holding the strings of Muppets representing academics. Another activist was going around dressed as a gagged academic. Leaflets with information about the record of Cambridge University’s investments and information on ethical investment alternatives were distributed.
Fluffy pics as opposed to the arrest ones from Bank where police (who had not escourted a CM before) temporarily, and violently, detained two people without charging them (something about wearing cycle masks, doh!) - anyway, fluffy pics...
Critical Mass from Liverpool st meet arrives at Kings Cross (at same time other crit mass arrived from another street - top timing!)
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The evening sky the night before May Day 2001 - walking away from the convergence space we held hope in our hearts against the darkness of the state.
(ps and I think we won xxx)
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Mayday 2001 - Oxford st section 60 - towards the end of the 7 hours - cops had started letting people out in very small groups but the crowd was surging in a quite frightening way - as people sustained crush injuries the cops pushed back with shields and batons - bastards. In the end they had to let people out because of the real danger of more crush injuries - SMASH SECTION 60!
Planning on being on the european continent this summer? Interested in particpating in mass actions? Reflecting about what mass actions mean to you and your community? A new site is up called 'Summit Hopping - Europe, Summer 2000'. The site also includes recomended reading, essays, thoughts, and discussinons on the role of 'summit hopping', links to news and events resources, and community building resources.
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London's MayDay-2001. Corporate press camera crews 'objectivelly' reporting te MayDay protests from the 'safety' of police protection.
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This email was passed on to me recently. It details an attempt to take up Nike's new offer on www.nike.com and 'personalise' your shoe order. Too good a culture-jamming opportunity to let go methinks!
I will cave in to many readers' requests and review
two studies by writers I am instinctively
uncomfortable with; one a Jew who
converted to Christianity, the other,
a Jew who works on behalf of
an ideology promoting a
The CCRI-CG of the EZLN responds to the passage of the constitutional reform bill by the Congress of the Union.
Originally published in Spanish by the EZLN
Translated by irlandesa
CATALONIAN, STATE-WIDE and INTERNATIONAL ASSEMBLY
Dates: May 12 and 13.
Place: ESPAI OBERT (Open Space),
Address: Calle (street) Blasco de Garai 2,Poble Sec,Barcelona
(METRO POBLE SEC)
Please follow link and show solidarity with Jaggi.
All for one and one for all.
HOW DARE THEM (FBI) ATTACK THE CHARACTER OF ANY INDYMEDIA PEOPLE OR THE MOVEMENT! NEW UPDATES! MORE COMMING SOON!
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The RISING TIDE TOUR HITS LONDON, 4-7pm, Saturday May 12th 2001 at The Exchange, Sebbon St, London N1…taking local action on the root causes of climate change…