UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
05-02-2009 15:25Not only are FULL UNEMPLOYMENT cinema now using 56a Infoshop (in South London) for screenings, the Infoshop folks are about to start a monthly film thing too. Check the 56a site for news of 56a film shows.
Here is Feb's FULL UNEMPLOYMENT cinema details and also March and April.
05-02-2009 12:49On the evening of 4th Feb 2009, local people from West Yorkshire were keen to hear about the Shell to Sea campaign and the Rossport Solidarity camp. However things didn't go quite as planned.
05-02-2009 11:18Workers at the Waterford Crystal factory in Ireland have delivered a powerful example of how to take on the recession – they are occupying their plant to keep it open. The factory is owned by Waterford Wedgewood, which went into receivership on 5 January. The receiver suggested that the plant move to a three-day week. Workers were reluctant to go along with this and were suspicious of the motives behind it. Many believed that the factory would close as soon as they were out the door. It turned out the receiver had the same idea.
05-02-2009 08:41Entrance to the Topf & Söhne squat in Erfurt, Germany. More photos here. In 2001, a group of antifascist activists connected to the anti-German movement occupied the long-abandoned Topf & Söhne factory grounds in Erfurt, Germany, where the crematoriums for the Nazi death camps were manufactured.
01-02-2009 22:49At around 6pm today the student occupation of B62 at Nottingham University was violently evicted by campus security. Around 10 security staff used force to remove the occupants into the snow outside. Students are being forced to wait in the cold whilst they go in one by one to pick up belongings. They are being forced to give ID in order to be allowed entry.
2. A Case Study Of Occupation as Non-Event
3. Seven Points on Occupation
31-01-2009 03:33Listen to the members of the occupation and their experiences of the day’s events. Including four people making their Riseup Radio debuts and more insights into the University’s feeble threats.
- FILMS (including 'Injustice' hosted by CoRe), FOOD (from RYF Brixton),
- DJs on a phat sound system
...FREE ENTRANCE TILL 10:30 - £3 after - benefit for D*I and the Library
Since the first London Anarchist Bookfair in 1983, these events have been held around the world, spreading the vibrancy, history and diversity of the anarchist movement.
30-01-2009 11:54King's Occupation needs your support to win their full set of demands. Support the occupations, deprive Israel of support and investment.
30-01-2009 03:51This months podcast comes from the Law and Social Science building, room B52. Listen here: http://riseupradio.wordpress.com/2009/01/30/13-february-2009-occupation-special/
30-01-2009 02:52Sign this petition to show your support to those occupying B52.