A network of individuals, independent and alternative media activists and organisations, offering grassroots, non-corporate, non-commercial coverage of important social and political issues.
UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
| 2 comments
Doctors and lawyers are going to Gaza at the request of the people of Gaza
to assess the medical tragedy there and to talk to the people. We are also
delivering 6 cubic meters of badly-needed medical supplies for the children
Working Class Bookfair
Sat 22 Nov 2008 12 - 4pm
Durham Clayport (central) Library
Millennium Place, Durham City
The 'No Place for Children' campaign is calling for an end to the UK government's senseless and brutal policy of sending 2,000 children a year to immigration detention centres. Children in detention centres do not have access to adequate healthcare and education, and they can be held for an unlimited period of time. The psychological and physical effects are often devastating.
Film Screening and workshop with discussion.
Protest to support Gary Mckinnon's case all will be most welcome to attend this protest... Please spread the word.... See link below for more details....
On Wednesday early evening activists climbed lampposts to hang a banner outside of the Shell Centre in London saying ‘Shell to Hell: Victory to Rossport/Women say Nice One Maura.’ 2 were arrested and later released.
Somalia is 180th out of 180. Iraq is second from bottom. Haiti fourth from bottom. And Afghanistan lies in 176th place.
No, it’s not the FIFA world rankings- but the 2008 Corruption Perception Index, published by the Berlin-based Transparency International.All the countries above have one thing in common: they’ve all experienced ‘interventions’ in one way or another, in recent years by the US. Surely something for supporters of US interventions in the affairs of other sovereign states to ponder.
| 1 comment
Kenneth Zucker, transphobic doctor who supports repression and torture of gender-variant children has been invited to speak at the Royal Society of Medicine. Protest against Zucker and for the right to seld-determination of gender identity, October 1st, 8.30am, The Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
| 6 comments
1st November will be exactly six months away from May Day, international workers day. Well we at the anarchist federation ain't got that much time to lose and want to shut down greedy scum like Manpower, RIGHT NOW! Why wait til May Day? Take control today!
| 1 comment
Following a sham "consultation" exercise UNISON negotiators, backed by Unite and the GMB, have called in government arbitrators ACAS to make a binding agreement which members will be unable to vote on.
Dan Amos (VN7818) was moved yesterday to: HMP Winchester, Romsey Road, Winchester, SO22 5DF.
| 5 comments
October issue of the latest anti-speciesist, anti-capitalist, abolitionist direct action news is out now.
To all committees and friends of the Cuban Five
To all friends of the Cuban Revolution
To all honest and noble people of the world
| 1 comment
Following text and images recieved annonomously by Bath Bomb editorial collective, and posted to indymedia at the request of perpetrator/instigator.
Bath no in no way condones you not getting down to the building and arting the fuck out of it! Fuck Tesco!
Last Sunday, the European Social Forum (ESF) came to a close in the city of Malmö in southern Sweden. Nearly 10,000 people from across Europe took part in hundreds of political and cultural events over four days. The highlight was a demonstration on Saturday with 15,000 participants where trade unions, environmental groups, autonomists, left parties and socialist youth organizations together called for "Power to the People!".
Native American Andrew Big Smoke of the Cree People is travelling the world sharing stories and prophecies
Managing director of Lydd Airport, Romney Marsh, Kent has resigned suddenly after a shareholder/board member dispute over the future of their expansion plans..
Wrekin Stop War & Wrekin Anarchist Group are holding an Alternatives book fair on Saturday 4th October at Belmont hall, New Street, Wellington, Telford, Shropshire. 10am-5pm
| 3 comments
The Global Economy - Past, Present and Future (24 Sep at 9:30 pm)
A Debate - Should We Re-open the 9/11 Enquiry? (25 Sep at 9 pm)
The Rise of 21st Century Fascism & 'Corporatism' (26 Sep at 9 pm)