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19 Political Prisoners Executed in Iran in Advance of One-Year Anniversary of Ir

09-06-2010 01:30

The Islamic Republic of Iran has instigated another round of mass executions in an effort to terrorise the Iranian people in advance of the one-year anniversary of the ongoing Iranian uprising, June 12.

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The Gaza Freedom Flotilla and Al Qaeda: Israeli propaganda exposed

08-06-2010 22:59

Tel Aviv deliberately invoked Al-Qaeda, the horrors of Auschwitz, and the tragic attacks of September 11, 2001 to demonize the Gaza Freedom Flotilla, but in so doing it has revealed its machinations and fabrications.

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update on the caravan directed to San Juan Copala

08-06-2010 21:04

links to the timeline of the caravan directed to Copala

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caravan to Copala - proceedings

08-06-2010 17:25

the solidarity caravan is in the road to San Juan Copala

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The end of ID cards?

08-06-2010 13:36

The incoming Con-Dem government has confirmed its commitment to scrap the National Identity Register (NIR) and ID cards for UK citizens. Whilst those who have been campaigning against the ID database naturally welcome the end of these particularly unpleasant and invasive aspects of the surveillance state, there is plenty to be cautious about.

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National March Against the Gaza Flotilla Deaths, London - Pictures

07-06-2010 13:09

End of the Line.
A week after Israel forcibly prevents the Gaza aid flotilla from breaking the long-standing blockade of Gaza, the British people gather in London to hold a National march and rally to protest the violence used by Israeli soldiers which ended with the deaths of nine peace activists on board vessels making up the flotilla.

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Was the Obama Administration involved in the Planning of the Israeli Attack?

07-06-2010 09:28

May 26 meeting between Rahm Emmanuel and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu
The Broader Military Agenda

The Israeli Navy Commando had prior knowledge of who was on the Turkish ship
including where passengers were residing in terms of cabin layout. According
to Swedish author Henning Mankell, who was on board the Marmara , "the
Israeli forces attacked sleeping civilians."

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Gaza Flotilla Demo, Bradford, 1 June Video Report

06-06-2010 19:55

On the 31st of May Israeli troops boarded and attacked ships carrying
humanitarian aid bound for the blockaded Gaza Strip in Palestine while
sailing in International waters. Nine peace activists were killed.

Around 100 people protested in Bradford city centre to show solidarity
with the people of Palestine and their disgust at Israel's actions.

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Autonomous 'Strawberry Fair' A Massive Success

06-06-2010 16:35

Despite criticism from official fair organisers who told people not to go, the autonomous fair was a massive success!

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Calais: Africa House due for eviciton Urgent support needed

06-06-2010 13:34

Africa House is expected to be demolished and the final eviction could be NEXT Wednesday 9th June… we are organizing to defend the squat and the people who live in it, and more activists are are needed.

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French unions call for ban of Islamic regime in ILO

06-06-2010 10:36

Brutality of Islamic Regime
On Sunday May 9th, the Islamic Iranian authorities executed 5 activists : Ali Heydarian, Farhad Vakili, Shirin Alam-Houli and Mehdi Eslamian but also Farzad Kamangar, previous spokesman of Union of technical teachers of Kurdistan, member of the Human Rights Defense League.

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One day in Calais- a personal account

04-06-2010 15:27

This is my own account of one day spent in Calais.
To get a bigger picture, look at the Calais Migrant Solidarity site.

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Solidarity with the Freedom Flotilla to Gaza

04-06-2010 12:39

STATEMENT OF SOLIDARITY from the STOP the War Coalition Philippines

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Birmingham coaches to Rage Against Israel: Protest against flotilla massacre

04-06-2010 08:51

Coaches leave Carrs Lane, Birmingham city centre at 8.30am this Saturday (5th June), to go to London and march on Downing Street and on to the Israeli Embassy.

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Western News Agencies Distort Live Satellite Feed from Gaza Aid Flotilla

03-06-2010 20:02

While watching the live satellite feed video from Al Jazeera television in the early morning of the violent attacks on the Gaza aid flotilla the chronology of events is clear.

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Blog of a Civil Service whistleblower within Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs.

03-06-2010 12:05

Would you keep quite if you knew your employer had misused used public funds to charge you with being an extremist for heckling the Neo Nazi BNP after your details had been put on a Neo Nazi hit list called Redwatch? Would you refuse to drop your case with the Civil Service Commissioners if you were warned - threatened by your employer you would be sacked if you did not? If your wondering why I did then perhaps when you read my blog you will understand.

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The Lone Ship of the Freedom Flotilla: The Rachel Corrie MV Continues to Sail

03-06-2010 02:51

"The Malaysian and Irish peace and humanitarian activists aboard share their deepest grief and sense of loss with the loved ones of those killed and injured in the illegal action undertaken by Israel on Monday 31st May 2010 in the international waters of the Mediterranean.
In the names of our friends, we are more determined than ever to continue into Gaza with our humanitarian cargo and our support for the blockaded and suffering people of Gaza."

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Solidarity Concert for Shell to Sea Prisoners

02-06-2010 20:37

Report from the walls of Castlerae prison, Roscommon, Ireland

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Sheffield Protest against the Gaza Flotilla Attack

02-06-2010 20:22

Protestors gathered in front of Sheffield Town Hall on 2nd June 2010 to protest against the murderous Israeli attack on peace activists sailing to Gaza, attached is an unedited recording of the speeches.

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Continuing Conflicts that Create Refugees, May 2010

02-06-2010 13:28

Four actual or potential conflict situations around the world deteriorated and none improved in May 2010, according to the International Crisis Group's monthly bulletin CrisisWatch 82, released today.

Deteriorated Situations: India (non-Kashmir), Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories, North Korea, Thailand
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