UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
11-06-2005 14:45Personal account of current events in Bolivia
11-06-2005 08:28(Today) Saturday 11th June 12-2pm at the CASA, 29 Hope Street, Liverpool city centre.
Come and hear what can be done to support the newly emerging Iraq Trades Union Movement. You only need to bring your optimism and your practical ideas for activity.
8th June 2005
10-06-2005 19:27Hacer de la Asamblea Popular Nacional Originaria el órgano de poder obrero y campesino para la insurrección
10-06-2005 15:15come and tell bush what you really think! banner-painting from 1pm at the rampARTs (17 rampart st, off commerical rd e1, nearest tubes whitechapel and aldgate east)
10-06-2005 13:56background to monday's demo outside the US embassy, 4pm to 7pm: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2005/06/312792.html
10-06-2005 12:59>VIGIL FOR CORIN REDGRAVEAS BASILDON DEFERS VIRDICT
A candle-lit vigil was held last night
for actor Corin Redgrave following his collapse
at a council meeting held to decide the fate
of Britain's largest Traveller community.
Redgrave suffered a severe heartattack
while pleading with councillors not to vote
for the destruction of Dale Farm. The meeting
was adjourned as Redgrave was taken to a
nearby hospital where he remains in intensive
care. He was said this morning to be in a stable
Massive Mobilisation Succeeds in closing parliament and [demanding] nationalisation
Mass Gathering* decides: Nationalisation and Popular Campesino Government
10-06-2005 10:08Away from the bloody battlefields, Iraq is being plundered through the brutal economic reconstruction of a country already bombed to submission and starved by years of sanctions. This article examines the corporate takeover of post-Saddam Iraq, set in the context of a violent expansion of neo-liberalism and argues why its crucial activists in the UK take up the issue in the run up to the G8.
10-06-2005 10:02A week before Blair hosts the G8, corporate executives from multinational oil companies will be meeting in London with representatives from the Iraqi government to discuss the future of Iraqi oil and gas reserves. Join us, the corporate pirates to protest against this neo-liberal plunder!
10-06-2005 05:05...to stop the process of deportation of A. Hossain, the representative of KCTU/MTU
09-06-2005 23:40A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Cuba, Spain, China, and Russia.
09-06-2005 19:19This Friday June 10th Liverpool DEFY-ID are going to picket Frank Field's (he voted for ID card bill last time round) constituency surgery at Birkenhead Town Hall at 5pm.
Please come along and show your opposition to this alarming POLICE STATE legislation.
09-06-2005 15:18If you like peace the notion of silent violence may be uncomfortable - disturbing even. But the elements that make violence what it is; fear, pain, danger, and death are all contained within deprivation. The only difference perhaps is that one is a result of aggression and the other a result of ignorance.
09-06-2005 15:05Via Amnesty Intl. dub poet Benjamin Zephaniah has today issued a statement calling on the jamaican authorities to act against homophobia. This on the 1st Anniversary of the murdered gay actvist Brian Williamson.
reggae star Capleton has had tour dates in France cancelled over hate lyrics....