UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
06-01-2009 21:26Nottingham Council this week unveiled designs for a replacement facility for the Victoria Baths leisure centre, which they decided to close last year. The move to pledge £8m of taxpayers' money for another construction project, in lieu of a £1m refurbishment, defied popular opinion. This week campaigners who previously praised the Council described their disappointment at the conduct of the Council in the affair.
06-01-2009 19:54It is, therefore, obvious that the crimes of the Zionists will never be forgiven and forgotten by the peoples of the world in general and the Arab peoples in particular, unless the Jews in Israel and their communities abroad begin a systematic campaign to overthrow this criminal regime and its ideology and replace it with a multicultural regime for all the peoples of Palestine as the first step towards the creation of a confederal Inclusive Democracy there, i.e. a genuine democracy involving the equal distribution of power among all citizens.
06-01-2009 14:55Really, Really! It is true, Rod has already been released and just called me from a gas station in El Reno! He is on his way to us, and then will serve the last 3 months in a half-way house! There he can make his own food, visit us when he has visitation passes, work, and escape the sadness and violence within prison.
06-01-2009 09:15Four actual or potential conflict situations around the world deteriorated and two improved in December 2008, according to the new issue of the International Crisis Group's monthly bulletin N°65, 5th January 2009
05-01-2009 08:45Reports have come in that a 21 year old riot police man in Exarchia, Athens has been serious injured by bullets from a Kalashnikov gun.
04-01-2009 14:42There are plans to build the World's largest ever high level virus containment facility and animal testing lab in Camden. The lab consortium backing this have been criticised at goivt level, by MI5, by MPs, by councillors, local businesses, resdients and the ALF. It does not yet have planning permission. When this is applied for we will be taking ACTION!!!! Join Facebook Group to take part!.
04-01-2009 11:57Transport for London has cctv camera live feed from buses, tubes and streets. Who is controlling them?
04-01-2009 11:13No Lawbreaker can be a Law Enforcer!
Sunday 4 January 2pm outside the Israeli Embassy, Kensington High Street
Nearest tube: Kensington High Street
03-01-2009 22:04Anarchists and libertarians arrested as they march in solidarity with Gaza. Solidarity actions needed urgently.
03-01-2009 19:46Afzal Khan, former Labour mayor of Manchester addressed the Gaza demo in Albert square, Manchester today.
03-01-2009 16:53There are plans to build a vast animal testing lab and virus containment facility on a Camden council house estate alongside St Pancras Eurostar behind the British Library. Please oppose planning permission by writing to Camden council. Please also ask all European Embassies to oppose planning permission. Will AR Josie Dread please also contact Mandy on 07941552542.
03-01-2009 11:58Pavilion Housing Association left a couple in their nineties to freeze to death.
02-01-2009 15:11On 31 December, 2008 over 50 unemployed and precarious workers blocked the checkout of a Monoprix supermarket in the suburbs of Paris with 13 trolleys full of food.