UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
19-04-2009 13:00« THE WORST ENEMY OF KNOWLEDGE IS NOT IGNORANCE BUT THE ILLUSION OF KNOWLEDGE »
19-04-2009 09:53If the 114 climate campaigners who were arrested in Nottingham on 13.4.09
had been planning to shut down a coal-fired power station, we support them
wholeheartedly. Coal is one of the dirtiest fossil fuels and if we are to
fight climate change we need to kick our addiction to it - and all of them
- now. Direct action of the sort that breaks laws to prevent the
terrifying impacts spelt out in worst-case climate change scenarios is
19-04-2009 06:25Almost since it began our police force have been injuring and sometimes killing citizens with batons and other forms of violence.
18-04-2009 22:12By its own newly minted legal definitions, the UK had the right to ban me, but it is the right of a closed society, capitalist killing machine, and police state psychologically and economically threatened by animal rights.
18-04-2009 10:44The prospective BNP councillor Steven Greenhalgh has included his mobile number and email address in his latest mailshot.
Towards the end of the first decade of the 21st century nearly 200 years later, a new age of Luddites return with an insurrection in México. Over a hundred phone booths of multinational exploiter and bullfight sponser Telmex have been sabotaged using cutters, paint, glue and fire. The Luddites are showing resistance to anthropocentrism (human supremacy), civilization and the domestication of wild nature, using radical methods of sabotage for animal and earth liberation.
We held another demonstration today against Barclays in Birmingham City Centre for their blood-money investments into the filthy Huntingdon Life Sciences.
A riot van was also on the scene, and one of the supporting teens was unlawfully arrested - in an attempt to scare the newly aware bunch away.
Video of arrest http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6mhkWmRrgO4
17-04-2009 18:58The latest issue of Bath's monthly radical diatribes, fresh from the bloodstained streets and horse dung of Londinium...
A CELEBRATION OF THE POLICE STATE
THERE IS NO PLACE FOR FREEDOM IN AN AGE OF TERROR! GIVE UP THE FIGHT AND CELEBRATE OUR STATUS AS HAPPY PRISONERS. HOW MANY MORE MUST DIE BEFORE WE LEARN TO DO AS WE'RE TOLD?
17-04-2009 17:02More police violence in Berlin
17-04-2009 15:57Police in Southampton have aproached and advised local venue The Hobbit Pub that hosting so called 'meetings' between animal rights activists/hunt sabs will land them in deep shit with the law should something unlawful occur in the field/demos/actions.
17-04-2009 14:00Far too sleepy and sophisticated for a whole summer of rage, Bath Activist Network are kicking off the sunny season with a weekend of rage - 2 demos over 3 days. Support would be much appreciated.
17-04-2009 11:27URGENT - Dear Friends and Donors of Iraqi LGBT
Dear Friends and Donors of Iraqi LGBT This is an urgent appeal for donation to all our friends and supporters all around the world to help us with our new campaign and demonstration and to continue the fight for lgbt rights in Iraq
17-04-2009 08:51Video of the eviction of the squatted areas in Erfurt, Germany
Translation from German