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UK Repression Newswire Archive

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SOCPA - biran haw is 2000 tomorrow

22-11-2006 16:14

brian's current display november 2006
tomorrow evening, supporters of brian haw will mark the 2000th day of his vigil outside parliament. his remarkable five-year-plus protest has suffered harrassment, legal challenges, violence, and every weather condition imaginable, but brian still stands up to all, and continues to remind parliament every day of the terrible outcomes of their decisions to terrorise innocent children in iraq and afghanistan.

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SOCPA - violent arrests in parliament square this morning

22-11-2006 15:50

barbara tucker with her genocide banner
barbara tucker, who had a major victory in court yesterday against police, was violently arrested in parliament square this morning, after trying to peacefully demonstrate with banners, as prime minister tony blair arrived for question time. member of parliament and left-wing leadership challenger john mcdonnell has written to the police commissioner for an explanation.

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Corporations Profiting from Death and Repression in Oaxaca

22-11-2006 15:35

A List of US, Canadian and European Corporations Profiting from Death and Repression in Oaxaca

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Anarchist Roberto Catrino Lopez in Prison Hospital

22-11-2006 14:47

On Wednesday 25th of October the anarchist prisoner Roberto Catrino Lopez started a hunger and thirst strike at the PI Lelystad (Dutch Prison), where he is kept, as a protest against his medical treatment.

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Detention centre is a 'gitmo' military-style prison

22-11-2006 04:31

Prison detention centre on Christmas Island
Prime Sinister John Howards military style prison detention centre on Christmas Island off the Western Australia coast would be a great place to house the war criminals themselves?

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On the ground: Santa came early to Chiapas but he didn't bring me flak jacket

22-11-2006 03:51

The latest report from San Cristobal: Tuesday 21 November 2006.

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Stop locking up our children! TCAR demonstration 18th November

21-11-2006 22:41

On Saturday 18th November Tyneside Community Action for Refugees held a lively demonstration against child detention and deportation in Newcastle city centre. Over 50 activists and their families spread the message about the horrific crime of detaining children through lively chanting, singing, and giving out balloons with messages from the children of TCAR members.

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Appeal to save the life of lawyer Behic Asci

21-11-2006 16:03
Take action to prevent a possible attack to Behic Asci.
Take action to save the life of Behic Asci, Gulcan Goruroglu and Sevgi Saymaz.

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report of oaxaca solidarity actions in london yesterday

21-11-2006 15:39

RESPONDING to an emergency call for solidarity from the people of Oaxaca in Mexico, over 70 activists, trade unionists and politicians came together in London yesterday to protest against violent repression and electoral fraud.

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Plans for Redrawing the Middle East: The Project for a “New Middle East”

21-11-2006 13:35

map of the new Middle East
The Middle East has been conditioned by outside forces into a powder keg that is ready to explode with the right trigger, possibly the launching of Anglo-American and/or Israeli air raids against Iran and Syria. A wider war in the Middle East could result in redrawn borders that are strategically advantageous to Anglo-American interests and Israel.

NATO-garrisoned Afghanistan has been successfully divided, all but in name. Animosity has been inseminated in the Levant, where a Palestinian civil war is being nurtured and divisions in Lebanon agitated. The Eastern Mediterranean has been successfully militarized by NATO. Syria and Iran continue to be demonized by the Western media, with a view to justifying a military agenda. In turn, the Western media has fed, on a daily basis, incorrect and biased notions that the populations of Iraq cannot co-exist and that the conflict is not a war of occupation but a "civil war" characterised by domestic strife between Shiites, Sunnis and Kurds.

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Riot in Kampala, Uganda.

21-11-2006 12:42

Police and Army open fire on people resisting destruction of their tint shops in Kampala

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On the ground: Video report, road blockades in San Cristobal

20-11-2006 19:25

Video and written report on the EZLN road blocks on every way into and out of San Cristobal, shutting most the city down as the 20 November celebrations of the 1910 revolution begin.

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Anti-racist/anti-deportation protest - Saturday 25 November 2006

20-11-2006 18:35

Anti-racist activists from NWASDG and Fight Racism! Fight Imperialism! will be holding another anti-deportation protest on Saturday 25 November from 12-3pm on Market Street in Manchester city centre.

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Save Omar Conference

20-11-2006 10:18

Promoting a conference about saving Omar Deghayes from Guantanamo Bay CUBA

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ATHENS, GREECE: Demonstration commemorating 1973 uprising, attacked by police

20-11-2006 06:19

Demonstration commemorating 1973 student uprising was brutally attacked by police. Films that revealed, show police officers hitting hadcuffed or injured individuals.

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Legal Aid: The End of an Era?

19-11-2006 21:21

The Legal Services Commission have recently changed the way that legal aid is granted. Jon of Arc examines some of the pitfalls for those facing criminal sanctions in the Reading area...

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On the ground: San Cristobal, Sunday 19 November

19-11-2006 18:36

Second report from Oscar Beard on the Mexico situation.

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On The Ground: Mexico City, Friday 19 November

19-11-2006 18:25

First report from Oscar Beard on Mexico situation.

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Demo outside Mexican embassy TOMORROW (Monday) and solidarity meeting

19-11-2006 13:49


Picket the Mexican embassy (16 St George St W1, nearest tube: Oxford Circus) from 5pm to 6.30pm this Monday 20th November!

Then come to a public meeting from 7.30pm at the National Union of Journalists (308 Grays Inn Rd WC1, nearest tube: Kings Cross) with Jeremy Corbyn MP.

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National Defy-ID Gathering in Nottingham next Sat Nov 25th

19-11-2006 12:41

As the government continues to implement its plans for a UK identity card and database, Nottingham Defy-ID is hosting the National Defy-ID Gathering next weekend, Saturday Nov 25th. The event will start at 11am. But please arrive for coffee/tea at 10.30am (which will also include a refresher of the developments).
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