UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
12-03-2009 22:12This article looks at the merit and veracity of a speech given by Attorney General Robert McClelland on Australia's democracy and the rule of law. The following article will disprove all his points and comments.
12-03-2009 18:57A couple of weeks ago the state governor of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil forcefully closed schools which attended to 600 kids from the encampments of the landless peoples movment in Brazil. The movement runs its own autonomous schools, providing an education specifically tailored to the needs of it's students. Now Landless children are forced to go without an education or travel miles to study in schools where they are subject to discrimination and a curriculum irrelevant to their lives and needs.
12-03-2009 12:57Three houses of Palestinian supporters were raided yesterday morning and two people were arrested on suspicion of 'conspiring to commit racially aggravated criminal damage', the third person was not at home. Police seized three computers and papers relating Palestine and Israel. The 3 are outraged at the racist slur implied by the charge.
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11-03-2009 14:01This latest murder takes place during an Emergency Territorial and Humanitarian Gathering in Jambalo municipality, Cauca, where indigenous communities decided to recover the territory for the civilian population and remove armed groups.
11-03-2009 13:17Protestors infiltrate Beauty Pageant, disrupting it from the inside. To complement the different protests against this event, one group braved the inside of the club. They used a variety of means to disturb it, halt it and show why its not okay to do this.
11-03-2009 13:04For more info:
VEHICLE BURNED AT HOME OF UCLA VIVISECTOR (USA)
WINDOWS SMASHED WITH BRICKS AT WAGENINGEN UNIV. (Netherlands)
FUR FARMERS HARASSED WITH JUNK MAIL (USA)
FAST FOOD RESTAURANTS CLEANING-UP AFTER ALF VISITS (USA)
THOUSANDS OF PHEASANTS FREED (Italy)
CIRCUS POSTERS TAKEN DOWN (USA)
FUR SHOP REDECORATED (Spain)
"THE FIRE WAS NOT AN ACCIDENT" (Mexico)
POLICE STATION BURNED IN PROTEST OF SLAUGHTER OF ANIMALS IN JALTENCO (Mexico)
HOME VISIT PROTESTS KILLING OF ANIMALS AT L.A. ANIMAL SERVICES (USA)
FUR SHOP COVERED IN PAINT (France)
10-03-2009 17:19A small group of workers in a Dundee packing case factory have taken an important stand in defence of their living standards. Twelve workers have occupied Prisme Packaging's industrial unit near central Dundee in order to force their employer into paying legally required redundancy payments, following the company's decision to dispense with its entire workforce.
10-03-2009 16:48Call for Autonomous Demonstration 3/14/2009
"United we stay- Collective, offensive, subversive".