UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
17-02-2004 18:0320,000 low-paid civil servants are on strike. This is a video interview with representatives of their union the PCS outside Manchester Crown Court.
17-02-2004 11:39A complaint has been filed today by Osho Virtual Press Office against The Observer (UK) with the Press Complaints Commission under the Code of Practice on the grounds of defamation and inaccuracy.
17-02-2004 11:19Is Sainsbury's the most unethical supermarket in Britain?
16-02-2004 11:11In the third week of January, close to 90,000 people from around the world gathered in Mumbai as part of the fourth World Social Forum (WSF). The level of organization and sheer number of activists and intellectuals who participated in this event reflected the growing intensity and momentum of the anti-globalization movement.
911 and the BC Compassion Club Society present:
DRUG WAR FILM FESTIVAL
Friday, March 12 8pm
$6 / $4 (911 members)
15-02-2004 11:47THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM - EUROPEAN ECONOMIC SUMMIT
Warsaw, Poland April 28-30, 2004
THE ALTERNATIVE ECONOMIC FORUM
WARSAW, POLAND APRIL 28-30, 2004
On the eve of accession to the European Union (significantly planned for May 1 to change the nature of that holiday), the European Economic Summit (which was cancelled in Dublin due to planned protests) is coming to Warsaw.
15-02-2004 02:40Yesterday (14th Feb) members of York Palestine Solidarity Campaign made an unanounced visit to the central York branch of Sainsbury's to show the manager how much Israeli stuff could be found in his store. The response was totally not what we expected.
14-02-2004 19:06This article about Nine Ladies protest site was on the front page of the Guardian today.
14-02-2004 18:49Press release detailing abuse of Surrey Police powers against hunt saboteurs
14-02-2004 15:24Wrexham is another local authority that is carrying out neo-Labour's dirty work and trying to force it's council tenants into the private sector by means of a 'rigged' ballot.
14-02-2004 15:16INTERNATIONAL SOLIDARITY MOVEMENT
February 13, 2004
For Immediate Release
ISM ACTIVIST WINS LIBEL SUIT AGAINST RIGHT-WING JOURNALIST!
14-02-2004 15:06On Tyneside can be found yet another council trying to shaft its council tenants and do neo-Labour's dirty work for them by transferring their council houses to the private sector.