UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
15-10-2005 19:58Intelligence agencies are revealing that US private military contractors, active in Colombia "under various contract umbrellas, including counter-narcotics and counter-insurgency" are building up to yet another attempted coup d'etat against Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez.
14-10-2005 22:49People from Africa are trying to enter Spanish territory; many have been deported to the desert, battle is still going on; death of several persons has been approved. Help needed.
Saturday 29th October 2005 is the United Friends and Family Campaign’s annual Remembrance Procession in London for those who have died in custody.
Book your return coach seat to the annual rally & procession of the United Families & Friends Campaign.
Reservations close at 5pm on 22nd October subject to availability.
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14-10-2005 15:57US and Iraqi forces stepped-up security across Iraq on Thursday and prepared to impose an overnight curfew in an effort to reduce insurgent attacks aimed at wrecking this weekend's constitutional referendum.
14-10-2005 10:18Nestle trade union leader Diosdado Fortuna has been murdered and Nestlé had the motive. Nestle baby killers (baby milk) - human rights abuses.
The workers has been on strike since Jan. 14, 2002 after talks with management failed. Meliton Roxas who led the union before Fortuna was also murdered, in front of the Nestlé factory.
14-10-2005 09:53Yesterday the Venezuelan president Chavez announced that the controversial American Christian missionary group 'New Tribes Mission' were to stop their activities with the countries indigenous communities. The NTM's website states that the organisation is to be 'expelled from the country. [Chavez] did not indicate a specific time, but did say it would be done in an orderly manner.'
13-10-2005 20:47Film-night plus discussions/food/beer, just down from 56@ InfoShop
13-10-2005 14:46A social model for Europe
GUE/NGL conference in London
13-10-2005 12:08Romani Radio initiative announced and maiden programme now available as archive
13-10-2005 11:03We have finally recieved a date for the courtcase for the eviction hearing. On the 26th of October at the Oxford county court we will be defending the legal case for the boatyard.
Tell Ford to Get Serious About Breaking North America 's Addiction to Oil
If you are planning to participate in the day of action contact Mike Hudema at itstimetoriseup (at) gmail.com or 1-800-497-1994.
12-10-2005 21:56Speakers include:
Exiled tribal leader Benny Wenda and author of 'One No, Many Yeses' Paul Kingsnorth from the 'Free West Papua' campaign and activists from the Zapatista solidarity group 'Kiptik', who do direct solidarity work in Chiapas, Southeast Mexico.