UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
18-12-2006 02:50Riots broke out in copenhagen as court decide to shut down Ungdomshuset youth', cultural and social center.
More than 300 demonstrators were arrested in the Danish capital on Saturday after violent clashes between police and youths who were protesting against the planned closure of a youth centre in the city.
"Ungdomshuset-The Youth House Stays"
14-12-2006 21:34Coverage of Thursday’s events. The most recent news first.
14-12-2006 01:07Mobilisation video: http://video.indymedia.org/en/2006/12/633.shtml
Help save the house which for more than a hundred years has been instrumental in political organising on the left. From the Youth House to the Father's House - need we say more?
13-12-2006 16:53To celebrate our DIY community roots and the shortest day of the year, (from here on in we’re moving onwards and upwards into the light;) we are having a day of workshops, bands, soundsystems, food, performance, subversion, films, projections, dancing…….in and around the asbo.
13-12-2006 02:01Ungdomshuset, a 24 years old radical social centre in Copenhagen, Denmark, is being evicted to make way for a right-wing homophobic Christian organisation who have illegally purchased the building, after the local government had given it to the social centre following a campaign by the locals.
12-12-2006 21:46Oaxaca Benefit, Saturday 16th December from 8pm till 2am
We are asking for £5 suggested donations but any other help counts.
There will be Latin-American food, live music from Latin-American and London bands, and Screening of Indymedia films with discussion.
50 lee street E8 (hackney)
SUNDAY 10 OF DECEMBER from 7 p.m.
Along with the films was a illuminating discussion about deportation, torture and the awful human rights abuse in Eritrea. Coincidently we also learned of a demonstration called for today outside the Eritrean embassy to commemorate The International Human Rights Day.
07-12-2006 19:59The Battle for Ungdomshuset - The Movie
An anonymous movie maker have created a little propaganda piece ind defence of the eviction-threatened autonomous center in Denmark Ungdomshuset.
The movie is Four minutes long and kan be considered an emotional defence of the Place. Its translated into english and German.
04-12-2006 17:51BeyondTV 2005, an international film festival organised by Undercurrents, took place in Swansea 26 November - 2 December 2006.
04-12-2006 14:40The Liverpool Social Forum is holding probably its last benefit night at the
Casa, 29 Hope Street, this Thursday 7th December from 8pm before the
Liverpool Social Centre opens.
02-12-2006 20:39dvd's of films about the occupation of a cafe in broadway market, hackney are available now. the occupation of tony's cafe and the ongoing campaign in support of Spirit's Nutritious Food Gallery was an international cause celebre this time last year (ie 2005), and continues...
01-12-2006 09:33Here is a little snippet of what life is like for a destitute refugee. (see below for definition *)
3 Destitute men have been seeking shelter in some empty council flats. The council are seeking to sell the land on which the flats are built to
122 Burngreave Road
Phone: 0114 228 8100
Fax: 0114 228 8150
The council began legal proceedings to regain possession of the flats (court date set for 7th of December). Arches Housing have employed Red Wall construction (Building Contractor) to demolish the flats when they are emptied. On the 28th November 2006 (according to reports via Arches Housing) Red wall construction workers found all the front doors of the occupied flats open and apparently abandoned.
01-12-2006 00:37Pre-opening day assembly at Everything4everyone "new" occupied building
28-11-2006 15:56Creative resistance in the form of a political theatre workshop
28-11-2006 14:02Squatted Fort in the Netherlands resquatted!
28-11-2006 03:03activists demonstrating against faderhuset, (rightwing fundamentalist christians) who are trying to evict them from ungdomshuset, are brutally attacked by the police. over 80 people arrested
see video here