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UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive

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President Ford knew of CIA coverup in Kennedy assassination

21-11-2007 18:10

"On the first ever anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination since the passing of Gerald R. Ford who was the final surviving member of the Warren Commission, publisher Tim Miller releases President Ford's final comments on the JFK assassination with this exclusive book. Ford and his publisher argued over what information to include in this, Ford's final book which was released after his death. "I believe Ford and others knew more about the JFK assassination," says Tim Miller who is publisher of this book authored by the late Gerald Ford. This newly released book from Ford is part of a collection of his last written comments in book format on the subject of the assassination of John F. Kennedy."

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Rise Up -Imran Khan's Battle Cry

21-11-2007 14:35

A report of Imran Khan's calls for rebellion against Musharraf

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Hunger Strike

21-11-2007 14:23

A look at the hunger strike embarked upon by Imran Khan

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SECTION SIX Social Centre - Upcoming events

21-11-2007 10:17

Norwich's finest squatted social centre is playing host to an array of events this week....

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Manchester NO2ID Calls on Greater Manchester Councils to Axe ID Scheme

20-11-2007 23:58

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In the light of HMRC's losing 25 million personal data records, local campaign group Manchester NO2ID is calling on all Greater Manchester councils to oppose the Government's plans to create further vulnerable centralised databases.

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Blood and Belief. A history of the PKK. Alizia Marcus. A critical review.

20-11-2007 23:22

The mainstream media are quoting from a new book on the Kurdish Freedom Fighters, PKK, called Blood and Belief. But how did this book come about and why is it written now? Pro Kurdish Freedom Movement blogger Hevallo looks at the book.

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France: The workers must take the struggle into their own hands!

20-11-2007 18:08

Seldom has trade-union unity been so great in the country: almost all the trade unions, including the most collaborationist, call for an indefinite strike at the SNCF, because of the determination and combativeness of the workers!
But what objective does this united leadership set for the struggle to come? In 1995 the objective was clear: total withdrawal of the Prime Minister Juppé plan against the pensions. Today what is the objective of this trade-union unity?
Total withdrawal of the new attack against the pensions?

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The Money Club

20-11-2007 17:14

The money club is calling for monetary justice.

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EDO MBM Fined for Failing To File Accounts

20-11-2007 16:30

Brighton arms company EDO MBM Technology Ltd are three weeks late filing their full accounts for 2006.

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EMERGENCY BROADCAST - America is Seriously Wrong

20-11-2007 15:19

Color of Law?

Look, families are threatened with arrest for not agreeing
to cause neurological brain damage to their children. The cause
for why their children are not in school, is not the parents
fault, but the unlawful decision by the health authority to
not allow the children in school.

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Criticism of Neoliberalism: Book Review

20-11-2007 14:17

The neoliberal understanding of freedom restricts the possibilities of individuals to participation in the market. Structural and economic power are faded out.

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Oxford / Burma solidarity march

20-11-2007 13:45

As part of an ongoing expression of solidarity with the people of Burma, Saturday 17 December witnessed a march of 200 people through Oxford

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Depopulation, Global Warming and the British Royal Family

20-11-2007 13:21

Webster Tarpley gives his view on Global Warming and believes the British Royal family are still part of a depopulation agenda

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Huge strikes in France and Germany

20-11-2007 13:02

German train drivers on strike
Since about one week huge strikes in France and Germany.
German railway workers didn´t work last week and said, if their demands will be not taken seriously they will go on striking until next year.
French railway workers are also on strike since one week, as well as French teachers will be this week. French students are also on strike and occupied and blockaded up to now 56 of ca. 80 universities. They fight against social cuts (so called "reforms") planned by the Sarkozy government.

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Pre-emptive Peace Strike: "Don't Attack Iran" (Saturday, 24th November)

20-11-2007 10:32

The 19th Pre-emptive Peace Strike will be held this Saturday, 24th November from 2pm in Parliament Square, Westminster, London.

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Manchester Meeting: Hands Off The People Of Iran!

19-11-2007 23:04

Its a public meeting and everybody is welcome to attend.

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Lobby of Parliament and Public Meeting against the Counter-Terrorism Bill

19-11-2007 21:57

Oppose yet more ‘anti-terror’ powers! No to a permanent state of emergency! - parliamentary lobby and public meeting against the Counter-Terrorism Bill and extension of detention without charge on Thursday 29 November

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Please write a letter to your MP against the Counter Terrorism Bill 2007‏

19-11-2007 21:52

We would appreciate if you could write a letter to your MP opposing the government seeking draconian police powers such as the extension of pre-charge detention from 28 to 56 days. You can find all the arguments against these measures and resources including a draft letter on our website

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Norwich social centre update - new name, opening gig, attempted entombment foile

19-11-2007 17:27

Some quick updates from Norwich's exciting brand spanking new squatted social centre.

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21st Century Malcolm X - Anthony Thomas

19-11-2007 16:31

Anthony Thomas - 29th November
Recently back from a tour of the US where he met with Barack Obama, Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, Anthony Thomas is the new face of explosive black political activism.

'The civil rights generation black politics is dead'
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