UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
31-03-2004 14:02Found in the New Left Review, this interview with Benny Morris a renowned Israeli left-winger says...............
31-03-2004 13:15Our globalisation masters, so good in ripping off the people, have
decided this time to have their meeting in Warsaw. They have an
invitation from the polish president and with a weakly prepared
alter-global movement there, they expect to have nice & relatively calm
31-03-2004 12:0615 government troops dead in fresh fighting in Colombia’s southern oil region. President Uribe seeks foreign help to beef up military muscle. US lawmakers promise more soldiers and mercenaries.
30-03-2004 22:59The recently formed Bristol Anarchist Network is pleased to announce it's first public event - an open disussion meeting on the pros & cons of community activism & involvement. There is no party line, and no pre-determined correct answers to the questions raised in the text of the flyer below. Come along.....
30-03-2004 22:20Resistance and Solidarity Struggle in Occupied Iraq and Palestine
Eye-Witness Reports from Jenin, Nablus, Rafa, Baghdad, Basra, and beyond
Monday 5 April 2004 7.30pm
London Action Resource Centre -
62 Fieldgate Street, London E1 1ES.
30-03-2004 18:10The consolidation of the EU's immigration policy has led in one direction: Fortress Europe.
meeting 6th April, 7:30 pm - Friends Meeting House
30-03-2004 15:50Two comrades from the Manchester M&S picket recently attended court to face charges regarding the way in which we conduct our protest. The case was brought against the picket after constant harassment from the labour council. THE PICKET NEEDS MORE PEOPLE TO HELP OUT REGULARLY!!!
30-03-2004 13:33GUSH SHALOM - pob 3322, Tel-Aviv 61033 - www.gush-shalom.org/
In the following you read how Uri Avnery places the assassination of
Sheikh Yassin in context, and in the four forwarded articles of the
Israeli-Palestinian email magazine Bitter Lemons
conflict - Ed.12) you find the subject approached from several
The talk is broken into 3 parts: 2 halves of Ramsey's presentation and about 30 minutes of discussion afterwards.
[Y note: This is one of the best talks on anarchist organizing that I have heard, and considering the mixed success of the anti-war and anti-globalization movements in the UK today, it seems worth learning as much as possible from past struggles.]
29-03-2004 22:28From the Coordinating Freedom Imprisoned Anarchists we summoned to a manifestation at international level next the 24 of April in Barcelona, to 18 h. in the Seat of the Cathedral. The logic of the system based on the exclusion, repression and the hardening of the pains cause the continuous increase of the prison population. The dissidence is more and more represaliada as we have been able to state in so many places (Barcelona, Valencia, Madrid, Salonica, Italy...) We see ourselves in the necessity to show our rejection all prison system, thus we make this call at international level to demand the freedom of lxs compañerxs anarchists encarceladxs, and by a world without prisons
CALL: BARCELONA (Seat Cathedral 18 h.) 24 OF APRIL OF 2004
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29-03-2004 13:53A recent report by John Dugard, the United Nations Commission on Human Rights' Special Rapporteur, stated that Israeli forces had "inflicted a reign of terror upon innocent Palestinians in the course of their assassinations of militants in densely populated towns, their destruction of homes, and their random firing in built up areas—not to mention the methodical intimidation and humiliation of civilians at checkpoints."
29-03-2004 13:27In mid November, my partner Loppy and I were approached by Oli of Manchester Social Forum as we passed through the Metropolitan Police and Special Branch welcoming committee at Waterloo Station which greeted our return from the Paris ESF. Over a cup of coffee in the station concourse we became willing recruits to the efforts to democratise the ESF, and to broaden its focus to include a proper recognition of Green issues.
29-03-2004 12:10Looking for interviewees for a documentary film.
28-03-2004 23:31BASSETTERE, St. Catherine
The chairperson of the Haitian Lawyers Leadership (HLL), Marguerite Laurent...wants CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY (CARICOM) leaders
meeting here for their 15th inter-sessional meeting, to call for the 'unequivocal' reinstatement of the
deposed Haitian leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide and his Government.
28-03-2004 22:03Update on the campaign to defend Malmesbury and Devizes Maternity Units
The local health authority has announced plans to close both units. They are consulting with the public on this proposal until the 26th April.
28-03-2004 19:23Sherwood Forest protest camp has recieved strong indications of a possible eviction in the forthcoming week begining 29/3/04.