UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
02-02-2007 13:21A copyable poster and leaflet for the 3 March feminist fightback abortion rights protest are now downloadable.
02-02-2007 13:14The third labor market is not a panacea. However it is the only possibility for bringing a large number of persons into meaningful employment and restoring their dignity.. Whoever wants to stop rightwing extremists must take the bottom out of their arguments and expand the labor market with a third nationwide sector.
02-02-2007 13:05To All Concerned Indviduals, Parties, Allies and Ministers in UK, EU and Global World
This will impact on all disabled people, families and carers who complain about their care and social care and other professionals.
As I said the Disabled People's, Mental Health Survivors, NeuroDiversity, Independent and Inclusive Living, Wellness and Recovery, UN DisabilityConvention, Indymedia movements and networks and all other concerned individuals, parties and allies all need to 'join-forces' with Local Government OmbudsmanWatch to 'speak-out' out on this urgently.
The United Kingdom Disabled People's Council (formely BCODP) need to act on this information immediately, because it's disabled people and their 'behaviour' that will be targeted for continued 'Disablism' and 'Victimisation' by The Local Government Ombudsman (LGO)
02-02-2007 12:19An obituary for Father Gresham Kirkby, the anarchist priest.
Fr. Gresham Kirkby, (1916-2006)
02-02-2007 10:21They can have the biggest WMD arsenal in the world, but they "nuke" Palestinian women almost every day...
01-02-2007 21:05The fight to save the Crichton Campus in Dumfries is ongoing. Here is an overview of actions and strategies launched by students, unions and stuff including a plea for your support.
01-02-2007 18:34ON THE SOCIAL
A PAUSE FOR THOUGHT AS SchNEWS MAKES THE FIRST MOVE...
This weeks SchNEWS, Issue 573, Friday 26th January, 2007
01-02-2007 13:06Basic income would be an effective instrument against the growing poverty, a kind of democracy package and a good vehicle for self-determined reduced working hours.. Some leftists have a hard time with the idea of basic income because they folow a certain work fetishism.
01-02-2007 01:02Despite Attacks, Another Popular Assembly Emerges
The Triqui indigenous community of Oaxaca declared its autonomy on January 21
31-01-2007 19:36he kept me waiting outside 1 hour
to tell me I was racist scum and so was the rest of my generation
still won,t return the best ever painting i did;(
31-01-2007 05:18Just as the London Metropolitan Police were fielding [on Tuesday 30 January 2007] of the huge media questions over the latest arrest Blair-peer Levy in connection with the cash for sleaze system that keeps some in the UK Parliament’s upper chamber the so-called House of Pee-ers, a deputation of people from probably the poorest, the most deprived part of inner city England, arrived at No 10 Downing Street. The deputation delivered a hand written letter giving Blair probably the most valuable and crucial advice anyone had ever given him whilst he was still in occupation of the post that is identified with that address, to save his fast disappearing legacy.
31-01-2007 05:15All demagogues and most politicians are familiar with the curious phenomenon of the diminished intelligence of a crowd relative to the mean intelligence quotient of all the individuals that comprise it! The level of intelligence of a crowd decreases as the size of the crowd increases. Less known, however, is the diminished ability of the crowd to act without the assistance of an orchestrater or conductor. In the face of the most heinous crimes, today’s populations are conspicuous by their complacency, silence and inability to act. The crowd waits patiently for an appropriate catalyst or activator to trigger an appropriate response.
30-01-2007 18:00Come and join this protest for abortion rights in central London on Saturday 3 March...