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Get Bikes Off the Roads

16-05-2007 14:16

Yep that is what the new Highway Code wants....
Consider signing this petition and spreading the word if this is not entirely anathama to your political attitudes (if you don't want to sign this then please go and do something useful in the way of Direct Action - hell why not just do both!)

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Food and Hospitals Not Bombs - April 28th

15-05-2007 14:53

hospitals not bombs
Workers publicising the campaign against local NHS cuts joined by Food Not Bombs, rebranded for a day.

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Christiania under attack and Copenhagen-Update

15-05-2007 08:35

The police entered christiania yesterday to evict and demolish a house, that partly burned down a couple of years ago. The eviction lead to a night of street fighting in the area. Timeline is translated from

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May Update on Liverpool Garden Festival Campaign

14-05-2007 20:11

It's been a busy month in the battle to save the former Garden Festival site from a fate worse than death: being turned into yet more luxury flats for yuppies.

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Squatted Community Garden Opening Day - Sat 19th May - Reading!

13-05-2007 14:34

Please FWD >>>


(Reading Squatted Community Garden)


1pm till Late!

** BBQ, live acoustic music and dance exhibition by local kids from 6pm! **

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Tea Party lives on

13-05-2007 08:15

Basta etc

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Protest against G8 Repression

12-05-2007 12:45

Huge raids were carried out in Germany on the morning of Friday, 9 May. In response people gathered outside the Kempinski Hotel in London, part of the hotel chain hosting this year's G8, to show their solidarity.

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Peel Holdings Vs Democracy

12-05-2007 10:53

Peel Holdings, owners of Mersey Docks reveal their anti-democratic and secretive ways.

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Liverpool Councillor Clucas Wants Irish Centre

11-05-2007 16:49

AN inquiry has been demanded into the conduct of Lib Dem Executive Member Flo Clucas over the future of the former Irish centre on Mount Pleasant.

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Straw Bale work on eco-building in St.Anns: Part 17

11-05-2007 12:04

Work is continuing at EcoWorks with the Straw Bale building. The window frames, now fitted, is the first stage of the 'final enclosure' of the building.

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This struggle is not over, it has just begun...

10-05-2007 20:25

Free the Cuban Five!
Worldwide demonstrations against the terrorist Posada more important than ever!

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SO36 statement regarding yesterday's raids

10-05-2007 15:48

Among others, the Berlin-based group SO36, a "provider of Internet services for activists" such as email addresses, mailing lists and hosting of websites, was raided yesterday morning. Here's a translation of their statement published on

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Summary of today's police raids in Germany

09-05-2007 10:56

Flora raid in Hamburg
According to mainstream media, over 800 policemen were involved in raiding 40 left-wing political objects with the support of 20 public prosecutors.

Whilst German television channels reported live from the razzias in the big cities, according to the populist press farms in Schleswig-Holstein, Brandenburg and Niedersachsen were also affected.

Several reasons were given so far for the raids, which nevertheless seemed to centre on and affect mainly infrastructure and logistics around the protests against the G8 summit.

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Raid of "Rote Flora" G8 Convergence Centre in Hamburg

09-05-2007 09:12

Several main hubs of political projects associated with the forthcoming G8 protests have been raided by the police in Germany.
Amongst them a social centre in Hamburg, which will open in three weeks as the first convergence centre in Germany.

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mcr bicycle polo team practise and rematch vs oxford

08-05-2007 19:41

mcr dropouts
Manchester bicycle polo team was set up during the i bike mcr festival.

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Mayday Events at the ASBO Centre 1, Nottingham Day Events

08-05-2007 16:50

A set of party pictures

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Camberwell Squatted Centre: G8 2007 and German (Anti-)Fascism Talk

06-05-2007 15:41

A talk by a German comrade about so-called anti-capitalist fascist mobilisation for and within the June 2007 German G8 movements. Useful for anyone going to the demos in germany this summer.

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Netherlands: anti G 8 bike rally stopped by police. 115 arrested.

05-05-2007 20:01

Netherlands, Utrecht: An anti-G 8 bike rally heading towards Heiligendamm, Germany, where the G 8 will take place in june, was arrested by police.
About 115 people were arrested and brought to the headquarter of the police. The bikes were taken away from the owners and are now in posession of police. Police officials say the people were arrested because they were too many to drive in normal traffic.

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Fight for Your Right to Party

05-05-2007 14:06

Madrid's two-day public holiday was marked by clashes between youths and police over open-air partying in the Malasaña district.
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