UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
We will not allow our communites to suffer due to poor and unsustainable paliamentary practices!
13-10-2008 16:41The Rotten Borough of Rushmoor has lost 2 million of local taxpayers' money in the Icelandic banking crash.
13-10-2008 12:09City of Westminster Magistrates' Court (CoWMC) continued it's long-term harassment of Parliament Square Peace Campaigner, Mrs Barbara Tucker, this morning trying to illegally enforce SOCPA fines knowing that the cases against her were under appeal.
13-10-2008 11:18What has become of prison revolts in the British prison system? Where now are the open expressions of collective anger and solidarity that fueled the uprisings and jail riots of the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s and created the iconic images of Hull 1976 and Strangeways 1990? What happened to the spirit of revolt that used to periodically shake the British long-term prison system and engender a philosophy of prisoner empowerment and solidarity, a philosophy that situated the struggle of prisoners at the very forefront of the universal struggle for human rights and even social revolution?
13-10-2008 05:08Mustafa Abdulrahim Mustafa
Online campaign to prevent the removal of Mustafa Abdulrahim Mustafa, Sudanese cameraman, from the UK
Background: Mustafa Belongs to Nottingham
12-10-2008 22:54Economic Fascism and The United States
Fascism, or: The Limited Liability Corporation of The United States Of America.
We own your home!
12-10-2008 02:01Less than a month till the next network-wide No Borders Gathering, to be held in Newcastle on 8 & 9 November! The Gathering will be a chance to discuss, network and plan, and to build on discussions from the last network-wide Gathering, held in Manchester earlier this year.
Edinburgh is set to have a demonstration against the government's criminal bank bailout, at the Corporate Headquarters of HBOS.
Photographs (C) 2008, Peter Marshall, all rights reserved.
11-10-2008 15:01Police riot vans surrounded & intimidated legal protestors and campaign stalls in Liverpool city centre this afternoon, but surrounding crowds helped intervene to block the police and defend the stalls. Two people were arrested and others questioned, and literature & other campaign materials were confiscated from all the stalls
11-10-2008 12:17As part of a Day of Action Freedom not Fear, radical tech collectives from Europe and beyond have come up with the following statement which summarises what their position on privacy rights is.
11-10-2008 09:42the old burradon community school. is being tared down to make way for "affordable privet housing" this is an outrage especially with the current finances in ruins
there need to be quick action as demolition has already started to take place but if were quick we can get this turned over and even possibly turned in to a community center as the council prommised
IF YOU ARE INTREASTED IN HELPING PLEASE CALL 07954707433
THIS SCHOOL IS OVER 100 HUNDRED YEARS OLD PLEASE HELP SAVE THIS BUILDING FROM THE GREEDY HANDS OF CAPITALISM
11-10-2008 08:22No bail out for the bosses protest outside the Bank of England.