UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
10-02-2004 14:13Occupied Social Centre, Events - (Feb 10th - 15th)
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09-02-2004 20:30Eco education group resist property developers in South London.
09-02-2004 16:22The World Social Forum, Mumbai, 16-21 January 2004: a worm's eye view
04-02-2004 11:09Ancient Woodland is being felled NOW outside Blackwood, nr Cardiff, Cymru, to make an access road for an MoD site. The onfo below sent by someone on site. Chainsaws active NOW.
02-02-2004 11:21Travellers 'must go' - Published on 31 January 2004
Cambridge Evening News
A GROUP of travellers in Histon could be forcibly thrown off land they are illegally occupying - but council officers say they hope to avoid violent clashes seen recently in Essex.
31-01-2004 04:06Heads up!! Call to action!!! Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Forum coming your way this June 24th at the Renaissance Hotel. Somebody should organize around this issue (we would ourselves if we weren't in the U.S.)
27-01-2004 13:09Bad news.
26-01-2004 15:34As of Monday afternoon (2pm), protestors are currently successfully resisting another eviction of the main building at the Ossory Road protest camp, where Asda/Walmart plan to build a supermarket, on the Old Kent Road. Having allowed bailiffs and security to enter the building this morning and lock up doors etc, protestors yet again managed to regain entry into the building and climbed on top of the roof.
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24-01-2004 15:02TREES NOT WALLS!
Hundreds March in Israel to Plant Trees
20-01-2004 16:37Social Centres "Who Are They Really For?"
18-01-2004 15:03The New Jacobins...
I don't know what it is about the French, but they seem to know how to annoy everyone. They aggravate the Right by not going along with wars, and the Left by circumscribing religious freedom.
Some have suggested that this is an argument to be had with religious nutters, a brave secular attack on the ancien regime. I hate to tell you this, but it ain't. Jaques Chirac and Jean-Pierre Raffarin are not operating in defense of the Republic, they are operating in a climate where the high vote for Jean Marie Le Pen has legitimised and sanctified racism and Islamophobia...
13-01-2004 16:22A new Media Hacklab is getting started in the east end of London. Based at the Freedom Press bookshop and social centre, it will be an open access computer lab with internet access. Going beyond the preponderance of internet cafes, a Hacklab is a political space used for alternative media, the use and development of free software and other emancepatory techologies, skill sharing and collective learning, community projects and anything else we can organise. The projects that happen there will depend on the commitment of those involved.
07-01-2004 20:17People are needed to help defend a squat, which is being ilegally threatened by landlord.
The participation of the World Bank and the World Economic Forum in the political decisions of Poland is little known about. But when the WEF comes to Warsaw (28-30/04/2004) it is highly likely there will be an 'alternative economic' forum and militant action to open the grounds for debate.