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UK Health Newswire Archive

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US charity bribing UK drug addicts to sterilise selves in eugenics agenda

07-11-2010 15:51

I originally published this on Bristol Indymedia but the charity is targeting those it terms as drug addicts in London, Glasgow, Bristol, Leicester and parts of Wales.

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ME Sufferers banned from giving blood

03-11-2010 18:03

ME protesters
Banning Blood is Not Enough!

ME sufferers are now banned from blood donation but are the only group banned who receive no medical treatment for their condition. They say that the ban is due to a new Retrovirus discovered in their blood.

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Future Survivor

02-11-2010 14:29

Self employment is an antidote for expliotation. Photo: Michael Njoroge
1PM Tuesday 26/10/2010
Mental Health Campaigners’ Speech Get Workers Support On Social Welfare Cuts

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Venue Change for Alternative Vegan Festival

01-11-2010 20:16

Alternative Vegan Festival Update

The Alternative Vegan Festival will be going ahead as planned in a new, amazing venue in Leytonstone, North London.

This event is DIY, and anyone is welcome to get involved.

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Vote for a vegan pizza at Pizza Express

01-11-2010 18:51

Vote to get a vegan pizza on the menu at Pizza Express!

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5 Days to go to the Devonport Blockade, Plymouth

27-10-2010 13:57

About the Big Blockade of the nuclear submarine refit complex at Devonport Dockyard on 1st November 2010. Organised by Trident Ploughshares, backed by CND amongst others. All Welcome.

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Reclaiming the Oxford Night

25-10-2010 20:55

Friday saw the return of Reclaim the Night in Oxford.

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Sober Living for the Revolution Talk: 25.10.10. Brighton

25-10-2010 07:59



Gabriel Kuhn will be doing a free talk at The Cowley Club (brighton) about his new book ‘Sober Living for the Revolution’ at 7pm on Monday 25th October 2010.

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chesterfield against incineratoin great victory

23-10-2010 19:01

chesterfield victory
chesterfield derbyshire .a small town faught a battle against cyclamax incinerator co and won

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£220 MILLION offered by government for proposed UKCMRI massive bioresearch lab

23-10-2010 13:41

model of proposed laboratory from UKCMRI exhibition
At a time of brutal public services cutbacks, the government has offered £220 million towards the highly controversial UKCMRI bioresearch laboratory proposed for central London.

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fight the poisonous incinerators in uk

22-10-2010 23:03

stop incinerators poisoning us
the uk is becoming the battleground for incinerators with false names .gasification plants .energy from wasre /and many more

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cyclamax incinerator at chesterfield turned down at planning

22-10-2010 22:43

stop incinerators poisoning us
matlock planning turns incinerator request down for chesterfield

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Action against RPS group Glasgow in Solidarity with communities in Co. Mayo and

22-10-2010 11:03

On Saturday the 16th, RPS Group's offices in Glasgow had its locks and signage destroyed by people who are outraged in their involvement with the Corrib Gas Pipeline in Co. Mayo Ireland and the Open Cast Coal mines of the Douglas Valley, south Lanarkshire, Scotland.

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Anti-spending Cuts

21-10-2010 13:37

Anti-Cuts rally Edinburgh Saturday 23rd October

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Toxic waste plan is turned down

20-10-2010 21:33

Celebrations for protestors after five hour meeting

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W. Mids Vegan Festival - Sat 30th October

14-10-2010 22:00

Please request some leaflets/posters to distribute
There's only one place to be on Sat 30th October 2010 - Wolverhampton Civic Hall for the biggest vegan extravaganza ever staged anywhere north of London!
All welcome, admission is just £1 (under 16's free).

Watch a short upbeat promotional film
and check out the event website

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Cumbrian Greenfield Nuclear Sites 'Removed'

14-10-2010 09:50

Kirksanton and Braystones 'Refused"
Yesterday a leak on the DECC website revealed that Kirksanton and Braystones - two greenfield sites in West Cumbria earmarked for new nuclear build are - "not suitable."

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Sheffield Free School abundance urban scrumping

08-10-2010 18:21

Shake them down
4.30pm Urban Scrumping competition
Met at the free school with bikes and went to collect some apple :-)

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Call for International Solidarity: International Week of Action Against Fonterro

07-10-2010 21:45

We are calling for an international week of actions against Fonterra and the international dairy industry from November 8th to November 14th.

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AADD-UK asks Paul Burstow to apologise for stereotyping ADHD Adults

07-10-2010 12:33

Paul Burstow MP, Minister of State for Care Services, and lead for Equality & Human Rights, seems to assume all adults with ADHD are potential criminals and as a result the Department of Health will only consider adult ADHD issues after people have entered the criminal justice system.
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