UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
09-04-2009 23:19Visteon workers leave the factory the have been accupying for nine days.
FULL UNEMPLOYMENT CINEMA present;
DON'T TOUCH THE WHITE WOMAN by Marco Ferreri, 1974
* TUESDAY 21st APRIL 7.30pm
FREIGHT HOPPING MOVIE NITE:
RIDING THE RAILS
+ TRAIN ON THE BRAIN and free food
09-04-2009 18:21Press Statement by Arundhati Roy for the Release of Dr Binayak Sen
Issued at the Raipur Satyagraha for the Release of Dr Binayak Sen
09-04-2009 18:1453 Doctors and Noam Chomsky writes to supreme court Chief Justice of India demanding immediate release of India's Bare foot Doctor & Human rights Defender Dr. Binayak Sen
29/03/09: Luxury Car torched
28-29/03/09: Attacks on "Thor Steinar" Shop
29/03/09: Luxuary cars burn again
24-26/03/209: ...and again and again: Paving stones and colour vs. Carlofts
09-04-2009 16:35As you all know we will all be marching on World Day for Animals In Laboratories. Some people are coming from overseas and from across the country for the march.
Mandy from Stop Camden Animal Lab [SHAC stall / SHAC demos / London Animal Rights / Stop Camden Animal Lab]. There will be people needing spaces to sleep. I can offer a single sleeping space and a space for a sharing couple. If necessary one / two more.
09-04-2009 14:23Visteon workers occupying the factory at Enfield left the building together at midday today.
09-04-2009 00:46We need donations of writing paper, envelopes, pens, photocopy / computer paper, stamps, Virgin mobile top up cards etc. We also need donations made payable to Stop Camden Animal Lab. We understand that many people are reluctant to donate money so we will be grateful for practical donations. Please bring donations to c/o 102 Caledonian Road, Kings Cross, London N1.
08-04-2009 12:42A former commissioner at the Independent Police Complaints Commission lays bare its failings
08-04-2009 11:09If the policing concerned you at G20, have a look at what our American friends have to put up with and us before not too long.
Glass Bead Collective, Twin Cities Indymedia, and other independent media activists have released a new film, 'Terrorizing Dissent', an exposé of events at the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Featuring first-person accounts and footage from more than forty cameras on the streets, 'Terrorizing Dissent' focuses on the story of dissent suppressed. People charged with "conspiracy to riot in furtherance of terrorism" speak out against the government's campaign to manipulate media coverage and label civil disobedience and community organizing as terrorism.
07-04-2009 23:53Ian Tomlinson died at G20 Meltdown in the city on 1st April. People are gathering. Flowers will be laid.
07-04-2009 22:38Follow the link to see the Metropolitan Police beating Ian Tomlinson just before he died.
07-04-2009 17:20As has been said numerous times now, we need to take stock of the police riot on April 1st 2009 during the G20 protests. Although none of the tactics were that new, the level of intimidation and repression of public protest was entirely something different. I suppose this is the way things will be from now on. With this is mind, it's a time of learning from the past and from the G20 protests.
07-04-2009 16:49The Stop Camden Animal Lab meeting planned for tonight at Housmans Bookshop planned for tonight was cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologise for this.
The meeting was cancelled by the founders, organisers and committee members of Stop Camden Animal Lab.