UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
22-01-2009 18:49the entire book is thus both an Orwellian suppression of these relevant and important historical events, and an implicit validation and approval of the similar suppressions that preceded it and made it possible.
22-01-2009 15:24I left the religion in the backburner for several years. Not that my views about religion had changed or I didn't consider myself religious any more. I just had so much to do that expending time on religion had become scarce. I simply lived the way I thought I was supposed to live according to my understanding of how a good Muslim should be. Meanwhile I learned more about democracy, human rights and other values like equality of rights between men and women and I liked what I learned.
22-01-2009 14:07This short piece is not intended to be in any way definitive. However, it is useful to see how NETCU strategy and tactics and changes in UK law appear to have been borrowed wholesale from US anti-gang policies. The implication is that to get a better idea of how NETCU think look at whats been going on for years in the US.
22-01-2009 13:37Northampton Market is the latest casualty. Another market fighting for its life.
22-01-2009 11:28Meeting on Thursday the 29th of January at 7pm in meeting room one at the manchester students union to share information about upcoming summits and to debate the pro's and con's of mobilisations in general.
21-01-2009 23:21A communique to all universities occupying in solidarity with Palestinians from the Sussex occupation.
21-01-2009 21:16This week's The sun gloats over the deaths of 40 "Al Qaida" insurgents killed by the "West's latest weapon in 'The War On Terror', The Plague Or Black Death".
This shed'd some light on what Western laboratories get up to..."saving lives" using gruesome experiments on innocent animals and unwitting people. This shows the depths that the West will stoop to in "The War on Terror"....in Camden
21-01-2009 15:34Across Britain, local authorities have announced plans to slash hundreds of jobs and outlined deep cuts in budgets for public services.
21-01-2009 14:18Activists found guilty of 'conspiracy with persons unknown to blackmail' Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS) were today sentenced to terms from 4 to 11 years.
In Spain, activist groups in the fields of migration, precarity, social rights; workers organisations [1 / 2]and a social center are asking for support [es / de] for two activists. They are facing 2 years of prison for their participation in a Euromayday action in Sevilla in 2006. The court case is this friday, petition faxes and messages of support can still be sent [details].
21-01-2009 09:38Yesterday evening Sussex university students occupied a main lecture theatre in solidarity with the people of Gaza. Please send statements of support or enquiries to email@example.com
Please begin to or expand your work in your community for BDS. For resources and tools, we are listing below links to: pictures and video, facts on Gaza, Declarations by the UN and human rights groups, political analysis, and the link to 25 actions to do.
20-01-2009 14:49The Lambeth Branch of UNISON, the second largest trade union in the UK, has voted to condemn the recent slaughter of Palestinians and the ongoing occupation by Israel at a meeting of its Branch Committee this morning.
20-01-2009 14:43The historic thing about today, Tuesday 20 January 2009 in East London any way is the availability of the London EVENING nostandards STANDARD. It seems that the title is still being published in English! And it is still lying.. It carries a fantastic piece by Anne McElvoy, who claims to have foreseen as long as 4 years ago that Obama was the Black Kennedy!