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UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive

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Ehud Olmert's flatulence (by Latuff)

26-11-2006 05:52

Ehud Olmert's flatulence
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of the brave Palestinian people and their struggle against U.S. backed IsraHell's state terrorism.

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The New Breed

26-11-2006 05:52

A recent news report detailing the effects of Globalisation – western economic/military expansionism by any other name – and the explosion of organised criminal activity in the Balkans was aired today on ABC Radio Australia. The primary item of interest dealt with the negative impact that Western Europe, including the UK, is experiencing as a result of the activities of Albanian, Turkish, Bosnian, Bulgarian and Serbian criminal syndicates. According to the report NATO’s intervention and the subsequent elimination of traditional regulatory forces and authorities in the region has facilitated the “explosion”.

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26-11-2006 00:04

A very interesting overview of of the US/UK imperial aims and methods from 1945 to the present and the crisis that it is currently facing. This presentation, and the questions and answer session is an hour and 40 mins long but it is well worth listening to.

This is a repost from here:

And more audio from the londonsoundposse can be found here:

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US Scholars Speak Out on 9/11 Inside Job

25-11-2006 22:25

Apparently sober 9/11 truth movement professors speak out in new video. Refreshing lack of Ike like lizard conspiracists. Video of speaker event at UC Berkeley organised by Free Speech radio KPFA

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Bolton Busy Framing Syria for Gemayel Assassination

25-11-2006 19:50

It does not matter there is a complete paucity of evidence indicating Syrian involvement. Moreover, it does not matter that Syrian complicity in the murder of Pierre Gemayel makes no sense. Syria figures prominently on the target list. And besides, if not for the meddlesome James Baker, Pierre might still be alive. Baker and crew want Syria involved in talks regarding the future of Iraq—a bleak future, thanks to the United States—an effort the neocons will stop at any cost.

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Liverpool Friends of Palestine Calls For Extra Support at Vigil

25-11-2006 19:07

*Our monthly vigil will take place on Saturday the 2nd of December at the
steps of St. Luke's Church top of **Bold Street** . **12-00 till 2** -00pm*

*But due to recent events in Gaza I would like to encourage each and every
one of you to come along and join us that day.*

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Peace Tax Protester in Wirral Magistrates Court

25-11-2006 19:04

Ten percent of our taxes are spent on weapons and war. There are a growing number of people protesting by withholding this 10%, arguing that we are conscripted through our taxes. The Peace Tax Seven are taking a case to the European Court, whilst others continue to protest, withhold payment and raise awareness.

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SOCPA - brian's 2000 days

24-11-2006 00:41

2000 days
brian haw and some of his supporters marked his 2000th day of protest in parliament square this evening with some food and drink and some well-chosen words.

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Protest Litvinkeno's murder at the Russian embassy in London, 1pm Saturday

23-11-2006 23:27

Alexander Litvinenko died this evening at University College Hospital, in Central London. A vocal critic of Russia's corrupt and murderous President, Vladimir Putin, Litvinenko is believed to have been poisoned by Russian agents on Putin's orders. The British government must not sweep this quietly under the carpet. Justice for Litvinenko!

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Pierre Gemayel Assassinated. Cui Bono?

23-11-2006 23:22

In record time, the corporate media placed the blame for the assassination of Pierre Gemayel, Lebanese Industry Minister, and grand son of Sheikh Pierre Gemayel, the founder of the Kataeb Party, also known as the Phalange (read: fascist), on Syria.

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Photos: Brian Haw's, 2,000th day protesting outside Parliament.

23-11-2006 22:21

Brian Haw (23.11.06)
Brian Haw's 2,000th day protesting outside Parliament, London, UK. (23.11.06)

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23-11-2006 19:34

Challenge to legality of taxes and fines
Royal Courts of Justice – 10.00 24th November
Marylebone Magistrates Court – 10.00 1st December

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William Rodriguez - 9/11 survivor to speak in London

23-11-2006 17:11

William Rodriguez, President Bush 2002
9/11 survivor and leading truth campaigner, William Rodriguez, to visit London and tour the UK.


Date: Monday November 27th 2006
Time: 7pm
Place: Indian YMCA, 41 Fitzroy Square, London W1
Tube: Warren Street
Entry: Free

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Caterpillar Homewrecker’s Visit to London

23-11-2006 13:14

Around 50 protester including a samba band turned out to Greet Mike Baunton, the Vice President of Caterpillar, who was due to speak last night a function organised by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers The function (the Institute of Mechanical Engineers Annual Dinner) was held in the ballroom of the Grosvenor House Hotel.

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Venezuelan Autonomous Movements March in Caracas for Chavez

23-11-2006 04:08

Caracas, November, 22, 2006 ( - Thousands of Venezuelan campesinos, indigenous, roof-less (sin techo), union members, media activists, and members of land, water, health and community committees marched in Caracas on Monday. The political party, UPV (Union Popular Venezolana), led by Chavez militant, Lina Ron, also joined the demonstrations, where the various groups marched in support of Venezuelan President Chavez, for the consolidation of the revolution, and for the continued autonomous mobilization of their various movements.

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Food Not Bombs back on the streets!

23-11-2006 01:19

FnB serving
After a few months break, Birmingham Food Not Bombs are restarting their fortnightly food servings in the City Centre this Saturday. Come to eat and get involved! Brum FnB will be helping to create a non-consumerist zone for Buy Nothing Day.

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The strange disappearance of CIA's prisoners

22-11-2006 17:23

On 20 Nov 2006, The New Statesman led a cover story by Stephen Grey, the author of "Ghost Plane: the inside story of the CIA's secret rendition programme". Under the title "Missing Presumed Tortured", the article wondered whatever happened to the 7,000 or so prisoners captured in America's 'war on terror', when just 700 of them ended up in Guantanamo Bay. "Between extraordinary rendition to foreign jails and disappearance into the CIA's 'black sites'," Grey asks, "what happened to the rest?"

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Related articles on Indymedia: Stop Torture Flights | Europe Knew | List of CIA Torture Planes | CIA's Secret Jails | CIA Aircraft Flying into Scotland

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SOCPA - biran haw is 2000 tomorrow

22-11-2006 16:14

brian's current display november 2006
tomorrow evening, supporters of brian haw will mark the 2000th day of his vigil outside parliament. his remarkable five-year-plus protest has suffered harrassment, legal challenges, violence, and every weather condition imaginable, but brian still stands up to all, and continues to remind parliament every day of the terrible outcomes of their decisions to terrorise innocent children in iraq and afghanistan.

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SOCPA - violent arrests in parliament square this morning

22-11-2006 15:50

barbara tucker with her genocide banner
barbara tucker, who had a major victory in court yesterday against police, was violently arrested in parliament square this morning, after trying to peacefully demonstrate with banners, as prime minister tony blair arrived for question time. member of parliament and left-wing leadership challenger john mcdonnell has written to the police commissioner for an explanation.

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Stop the War Coalition national demonstration

22-11-2006 09:58

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