UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
07-10-2008 15:24The Government has been exposed as completely misquoting a couple of researchers whose report they have used to justify the new workfare proposals in the Green Paper — “No one written off: reforming welfare to reward responsibility”, where the report based on a study of the effect on the labour market in Australia of the introduction of a workfare scheme there actually found that as a result, the very long term unemployed in fact grew by 68%!
07-10-2008 13:12Birmingham's autonomous social centres collective present an evening of radical films in solidarity with the Common Place. 7.15 pm, at the Spotted Dog, Alcester St, Digbeth.
07-10-2008 13:02More info about the freedom not fear international action this saturday:
07-10-2008 11:50Freedom not Fear 11th October 1pm New Scotland Yard
Bring food, stuff to make noise!
07-10-2008 07:56Why cant the US field humane candidates?
Next To Nowhere, the Liverpool Social Centre at 96 Bold Street, L1 4HY - http://www.liverpoolsocialcentre.org/find.htm
06-10-2008 19:47Time to wake up and realise what is important, and it's not money.
A broad movement of campaigners and organizations is calling on everybody to join action against excessive surveillance by governments and businesses. On 11 October 2008, concerned people in many countries will take to the streets, the motto being "Freedom not fear 2008". Creative action, from protest marches to parties, will take place in many capital cities.
Call to mass action Saturday 11th October against the surveillance state in
solidarity with activists all around the world.
06-10-2008 12:26You are entitled to the originals or copies of every document the Home Office, your solicitor/caseworker issue that concerns your case; it is your right in law.
06-10-2008 08:48we can tell Saakashvilli is a villain, just by looking a his allies.
He is a ruthless despot, whose real character are concealed by his allies esp th US.
05-10-2008 23:05We, as a nation, can no longer espouse any other position as fair but to advocate for the separation of Church and State in “all” the Middle East—including and especially in Israel and Palestine. Condemning Arab states as backward while ignoring Israel’s own demand for the continuance of a de facto theocratic kingdom based on discrimination is high hypocrisy. And the world can no longer afford this outdated baggage and demeanor.
05-10-2008 11:01Jordan and Syria, not the United States, have felt the brunt of the refugee wave that Bush’s invasion has caused.
03-10-2008 22:18In an age when left and anarchist bookshops have been closing, here is an opportunity to get some literature in the North East.
03-10-2008 12:14FIRST COURT DEMO AGAINST CHILD ABUSERS IN SOUTH LONDON
03-10-2008 09:31Anarchists in Lecce, Southern Italy, face a new trial by a vengeful state after their efforts helped lead to nearby San Foca immigration detention centre being closed down.
Revolutionary Solidarity against the Italian State - Burn all Prisons