UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
08-03-2007 23:01Been a while since there has been an update on the situation at the rampART social centre posted on the newswire. Below is the latest newsletter - regisiter as a member yourself via http://lists.riseup.net/www/info/rampart and get the latest news each week.
08-03-2007 21:10Hearings begin tomorrow for 14 men who were in secret CIA prisons to determine whether they are 'enemy combatants.
Demonstration tomorrow outside the US Embassy at 6-7pm - SHUT DOWN GUANTANAMO. Please come and join us - the weather forecast is good!
08-03-2007 12:18Anti Fascist organisation Kirklees Unity have a new website.
Bagh was one the most hit area that took the lives of 300 young children and 60% of the area is still under rubble.
07-03-2007 22:13Student HOV will hold its next event this
Thursday, March 8th, at SOAS from 6pm, details bellow! It will feature
members of the HOV delegation who visited Caracas for the elections at the
end of last year, and should prove a very interesting and enjoyable even
Don't forget the 'No Borders Network' Gathering in Glasgow this weekend - Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th March at the Kinning Park complex - more details from www.openborders.org.uk
07-03-2007 18:38Now on-line for free, the first English translation of a major work by the ex-Situationist, Raoul Vaneigem, called THE RESISTANCE TO CHRISTIANITY. Required reading for all atheists!
07-03-2007 18:32U.S. foreign policy has not and will not change direction as long as the Democratic Party continues to be dominated by corporate interests and tacit compliance with the neoconservative agenda. The antiwar movement needs to understand this reality or it is doomed to collapse like it did under the pressure of the 2004 elections.
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07-03-2007 15:15An email list was created at Riseup for use as a networking tool to build resistance to the G8 summit held in the UK in 2005, based on the hallmarks of the People's Global Action (PGA) network. It has subsequently been used to network info for other past and future G8 summit mobilisations.
07-03-2007 12:48After a three-day strike non-unionised workers at the Saint-Denis Basilique branch of KFC won a series of concessions from management.
March 5th, 2007 by John.
The indefinite strike of thousands of garment workers in Tirupur for a wage increase continues this week.
07-03-2007 12:43March 5th, 2007 by jef costello
Some 50 students occupying the presidential administration offices at Rennes II University were evicted by CRS riot police. There do not appear to have been any arrests.
07-03-2007 12:26International Womens Day events that were planned at the Vortex have a new home after the Vortex was evicted yesterday.
07-03-2007 12:09As the Vortex was evicted yesterday (tuesday) we are relocating our events programme for International Womens Day on thursday 8th March to a local community centre.