UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
04-11-2008 19:38Section 58A Counter Terrorism Bill 2008
This is yet another piece of legislation spewed out by the government and at a glance it appears to make the police get an even tighter stranglehold over us. This is in committee at present and it is astonishing how there has not been a public outcry or any discussion about the implications of this part of the Bill.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center www.imemc.org for Tuesday November 4,2008
04-11-2008 13:06two men were arrested at downing street on sunday 2nd november for protesting without permission. they were left wondering why there was only two of them when all activists should unite to break this silly law.
04-11-2008 12:40This is an in interesting story as Thaksin has been under attack by the thai right, its media and the thai military...Sure signs he is not as bad as made out.
Kudos to Morales for thinking outside the straightjacket of official propaganda
04-11-2008 08:29photographing coppers could get you 10 years in jail soon if were not careful, this is taken from marc vallees blog, this is outrageous, not we cannot even show them up for un proper, conduct.
04-11-2008 01:22Hello, my name is Sam, one of the people living in 87 Ashley Road, St Paul’s, Bristol.
Firstly thank you very much to the large number of people from the local community who came down to show their support and resist the eviction attempt last Tuesday (28.10.08).
03-11-2008 21:51This Week: Life After Addiction - St. Vincents' Housing Learning & Guidance. Dialect Radio is a Bristol (UK) internet broadcasting Co-operative run by volunteers. Our main activity is our weekly current affairs and arts magazine programme Dialect, which is recorded at our Queen's Square studios and posted for download every weekend. Want to volunteer? Volunteering Bristol, Royal Oak House, Royal Oak Avenue, Bristol. BS1 4GB Tel: 0117 989 7733. Listen on air: 93.2 FM (BCFM), Tuesdays 9:00 PM. http://www.bcfm.org.uk/
03-11-2008 20:00Two alumni of the London School of Economics have a launched a "solidarity initiative" that aims to increase the number of Palestinian students who apply to, and potentially attend, the university.
03-11-2008 18:14Manchester / Saturday 8th November 2008
Manchester M15 6BH
(Manchester University), opposite BBC Manchester
03-11-2008 18:06Janice Asker is facing being evicted by Pavilion for the second time in as many months.
02-11-2008 14:30Video footage of the protest outside the UK headquarters of Lehman Brothers, Halloween 2008
02-11-2008 12:37One week to go to the No Borders Network Gathering, Newcastle upon Tyne!
01-11-2008 22:09Anti-nuclear activists in Germany are gearing up for another transport of highly active nuclear waste to run through France and Germany from 7 to 9 November for dumping at the north German village of Gorleben. About 20,000 police will be deployed to guard the consignment against thousands of demonstrators. At http://www.castor.de/ticker/index_en.html is a newswire run by the protest movement. It already has some run-up stories on it.
01-11-2008 10:54Brighton Bus Company has today stooped to a new low by threatening staff with the sack if they contact their local paper the Argus.