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UK Repression Newswire Archive

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81 States and the European Commission sign UN Disability Convention

03-04-2007 16:02

Today at UN Headquarters in the General Assembly plenary room, the UN
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and its Optional
Protocol were formally opened for signature, marking the first opportunity
for States to become signatures and start the process to become States

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The Return of la Otra

03-04-2007 11:43

The Zapatistas Have a Diagnosis and Map of Social and Political Conflicts in the Country that Is Not Possessed by Any Other Type of Political Force

By Luis Hernández Navarro
La Jornada


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Video concerning SOCPA ban on Critical Mass sound systems.

03-04-2007 07:57

This is an attempt at clarification from the policeman who usually cautions sound system people at the start of London's monthly Critical Mass. He also tries to get their names and addresses but does not insist on it.

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31/03/07: Video, report and a few home truth's - Reclaiming The Future

03-04-2007 00:42

Late night phone calls and all I wanted to do was sleep. Riot police had turned up at the Reclaiming The Future party on Holloway Road in North London. So, exhaustion and a crippled mind be damned, Oscar Beard used his electric bill money to get a taxi to the area and cover the latest threat to society, probably greater than terrorism - people partying and having fun.

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Letter to comic releif

02-04-2007 23:49

This is an email I sent to comic releif, weeks after Blair appeared. I simply can not put it behind me.

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Who IS running this bushite nazi liar show?

02-04-2007 21:34

Who IS running this bushite nazi liar show, where they, our
elite corporate media masters, kill our stupid kids with their
flagrant naked monster lies, while refusing all calls for
clarity, Johnny America really wants to know. Like
immediately. Help us out here some man, don't be evil.

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Hundreds Defy th checkpoints in Nablus

02-04-2007 17:41

This one of a series of reports from a Brighton based activist from Occupied Palestine

I will be here for the next month making links with grassroots groups in the Tubas/Jordan Valley Region with other activists from the Brighton Tubas Friendship and Solidarity Group ( and working with the International Solidarity Movement (

I will be sending short reports about the effect of the Israeli occupation on everyday life and Palestinian resistance to the occupation…


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Stop Deportations of Darfurians! Stop All Deportations!

02-04-2007 13:49

Called by the Darfurian Community in Manchester
Demonstration: Thursday 5th April at 12:00 noon
Dallas Court Enforcement Unit, South Longworthy Road, Salford Quays, Salford M50 2GF

Congolese, Zimbabwean, Iraqi, Afghan, Somali asylum seekers of other nationalities stand shoulder-to-shoulder with Sudanese, the latest targets of the Home Office's most shameful, vile attacks.

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Newsflash: The Ant remanded2 Wandsworth 4 non-arrestable public order offence???

02-04-2007 13:28

ANOTHER BENT JUDGE: Dj Tubbs sat in courtroom 1 for today's kangaroo court - 02/03/2007

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A wanton cover-up: No British soldiers found guilty in murder of Iraqi worker

02-04-2007 13:24

On September 14, 2003, Baha Musa, a 26-year-old hotel receptionist and father of two, was detained along with several others in a raid by the Queens Lancashire Regiment in the Haitham Hotel in Basra. Over the course of the next 36 hours, Musa was humiliated, starved, robbed, forced to drink his own urine, choked and repeatedly pummeled by perhaps dozens of British soldiers. He died as a result of the sadistic abuse.

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London Protest Over West Bengal Massacre

02-04-2007 13:20

At 4.00pm-5.30pm on Monday April 2, environmental campaigners, anti-capitalists and South Asian activists in Britain will be picketing outside the Indian High Commission in London in protest at the massacre of peasant farmers in West Bengal by state forces earlier this month.

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Media Workers Against War Scotland - Launch Meeting

02-04-2007 11:40

Launch details and speakers Media Workers Against War Scotland.

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Carnival Against The Pipeline

02-04-2007 02:07

On Saturday 24th March the Carnival Against The Pipeline filled the quiet Welsh town of Trebanos with the sounds of samba and colourful constumes. Campaigners from all over the world joined together with locals to use the carnival to highlight their objections to the 200 mile gas pipeline being built by National Grid from Milford Haven to Gloustershire.

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Machinery occupied near anti-pipeline camp

02-04-2007 01:47

Activists have once again climbed on machinery to delay work on National Grid's 200 mile gas pipeline. Work was stopped near the anti-pipeline tree camp for several hours on two consecutive days.

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Organized Chaos in Oaxaca

01-04-2007 23:34

The PFP Evicts Farmers to Construct Wind Park on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec

By Nancy Davies
Commentary from Oaxaca

March 28, 2007
The PFP Evicts Farmers to Construct Wind Park on the Isthmus of Tehuantepec

By Nancy Davies
Commentary from Oaxaca

March 28, 2007

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|Paramilitarism in Chiapas: Report from the zapatistic community Bolom Ajaw |

01-04-2007 16:24


La Jornada, March 9, 2007

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Lets organise a demonstration at Islington Nick for RTF

01-04-2007 12:20

The worst thing we can do after the agression by police at RTF is stay silent.

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RTF4 pics

01-04-2007 03:03

cctv as seen from venue
what is it about the holloway road, anarchists, and cops? a year and a half ago the anarchist book fair ended in a ridiculous police operation that blocked holloway road for more than an hour, led to trials lasting several weeks for affray, assault, etc. and yet in the end the court decided no crime was committed - the police had totally overreacted. tonight's rtf4 party received the same ridiculous treatment.

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Reclaim the Future...Riot vans at the gate.

01-04-2007 03:01

RTF 4 -2.30am report and pix

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University project wants YOU to help spot suspicious behaviour on CCTV

31-03-2007 13:44

Appearing around Nottingham University around the weekend, a leaflet offering 4 quid for 30 mins volunteering tells you to email Anthony Carse, or phone mobile no. 07921 706 198 to take part.
"Absolutely anyone is suitable to undertake the experiment". "WHY NOT SEE IF YOU ARE UP TO THE CHALLENGE"
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