UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
23-03-2004 10:522 week permaculture course for activists in Gloucestershire
23-03-2004 10:34DEMONSTRATION TUESDAY 23 MARCH, 5pm OUTSIDE ISRAELI EMBASSY, HIGH STREET
23-03-2004 09:20Blackwood Eviction Is Happening NOW!
23-03-2004 08:04Dear indymedia readers and contributors,
It has come to my attention that articles covering national liberation struggles overseas particularly from Colombia and Nepal are being removed somehow after they are posted. This is disturbing and very offensive for anyone wanting to post news and information and is in breach of the spirit of this website. Maybe someone can help with this problem? This ongoing right-wing political activity must stop.
22-03-2004 19:27Jazz muscian Gilad Atzmon will be performing in aid of Palestinian children in Gaza.
7.30pm Wednesday 24th March 2004
University of Sheffield
22-03-2004 16:51Some participants in this year's collective have produced a statement which is now online and also available to download as a pdf.
22-03-2004 16:15having acquired a private permanent mooring after six years of continously cruising, British waterways are expecting £6:50 per foot of boat per year on top of the £9 per foot of boat per yera I already have to pay the private mooring operator, they say I have to pay this because they own the land under the water (which I pay a yearly licence for) which is below my boat!
A new touring production to mark the twentieth anniversary
of the 1984/5 Miners Strike.
Thursday, March 25: Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens: 8.00pm
For more details ring 01744 735436
Friday, March 26: The Picket, Hardman Street, Liverpool: 8.00pm
(for the National Union of Journalists annual conference)
22-03-2004 13:41Colombia today is more strategic to Washington's hegemonic plan in the region than ever before. It is no coincidence that the military component of the Free Trade Area of the Americas is called Plan Colombia.
Stop Britain's Other War! Justice and Reparations for the African Community!
21-03-2004 18:59This morning, police opened fire with stun grenades on members of the Gauteng Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF) who were protesting against water privatisation and the installation of pre-paid water meetings. Fivety-two APF members were arrested, including 6 children, on charges of violating the Gatherings Act.
More photos at nyclondon.com
21-03-2004 16:40After Rotterdam, Amsterdam also plans a ban on low-income inhabitants: London and other cities are moving towards a similar strategy. The London ESF is a showplace for creative social entrepreneurs - the kind of people who should replace the poor, according to this philosophy.
A reader's review of Iain Brimswall's novel "The Zoo Keeper", which critically depicts community development from the perspective of a deprived housing estate, is currently available on the Urban Rim website urbanrim.org.uk .
18-03-2004 21:31Fighting Temporary Work Week.
This year, as every year, that parasitic front organisation for the promotion of temporary work over permanent worthwhile labour, the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), is planning to name one lucky worker as “One in a million”. This is as a part of their self-style National Temporary Worker’s Week.