UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
11-08-2005 14:55A Stop The War meeting is being held in Cardiff this tuesday at 7.30pm
11-08-2005 11:12Making their world debut with this UK tour, youth from Balata Refugee Camp, Palestine will make a stop to perform their powerful original piece, A'edoon in London on Tuesday the 23rd of August, at St Georges Theatre, Tuffnell Park Road, N.19.
11-08-2005 01:17Within about 24 hours of placing a call out for help in putting together a one-off free newspaper for the DSEi mobilisations, things are looking good for the project to go ahead...
10-08-2005 17:09The campaign for the Castle Mill Boatyard in Jericho is in high spirits today as it moves into the positive phase after a plan to build luxury homes on the site was rejected despite an appeal by the developers.
10-08-2005 15:23Protests are to be held in 5 cities around the world on 11 Aug against Irans anti-gay hate and the execution of two gay teenagers on 19 July.
10-08-2005 14:28A call out to all groups & individuals opposed to the ‘profit before people’ policies of the EU to carry out colourful & creative protests at the meeting.
10-08-2005 12:14The Woodlands Rd bridleway beside the former asbestos factory site in the Spodden Valley, Rochdale UK has been the subject of much media attention recently...
10-08-2005 11:59Newham Opposition to War and Racism (NOWAR) has organised a public meeting in Stratford on Monday 5 September as part of the growing campaign against the world's largest arms fair that will be held in Custom House in September.
@ The Rainbow (Digbeth, Birmingham)
INQLAB is a not-for-profit clubnight organised by the South Asian Alliance.
09-08-2005 23:50The Eden Project has teamed up with BP on a project called 'Carbon Credits: www.edenproject.com/6086.htm
Apart from anything else, carbon credits and the whole idea that planting trees can offset your emissions is very dodgy:
09-08-2005 18:02Amicus have set up a public meeting on Thursday to support Jerry Hicks, sacked convenor at the Rolls Royce Bristol plant.
09-08-2005 14:05"I will use any opportunity to speak out against racism and hate against Muslims sparked by the London bombings. I will offer support to my Muslim brothers and sisters, regardless of my own faith but only if 100 other people will too."
08-08-2005 18:11UK London Metropolitan Police continued to gag peaceful protest using laws designed to tackle organised crime and terrorism on Sunday 7 August.
08-08-2005 16:02Two people arrested and charged during London Mayday 2005 action in court today (Monday August 8th)
08-08-2005 15:48University of East London SU, Students Against Sweatshops and the Education Not for Sale network are co-hosting a conference on "Putting political activism back in the student movement" to bring together left activists and campaigners.
08-08-2005 10:30The local No2ID group for Oxfordshire, based in Oxford, is meeting this week to discuss opposing the introduction of ID Cards and the Database State, and are part of the national No2ID Card campaign ( http://www.no2id.net).