UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
09-07-2003 18:23In any revolution there is pain (and this is a revolution, whether there's shooting involved or not.) But soon the government parasites who subsist by inserting straws into their victims' throats will discover that their victims have simply walked away.
09-07-2003 18:17There is a Sheffield No Sweat meeting for those involved, or who would like to get involved, with anti-sweatshop campaiging, on Thursday July 10th, at 7:30pm, at St Matthews Hall on Carver Street (just off Division St).
08-07-2003 21:41''IT'S SLAVERY ALL OVER AGAIN ... WE NEVER WANT TO SEE HIM COME HERE
AGAIN ... WE WERE SHUT UP LIKE SHEEP''
08-07-2003 19:04IMPORTANT NOTE: Publication of this story marks a watershed in American political history. It is offered freely for publication in full or part on any and all internet forums, blogs and noticeboards. All other media are also encouraged to utilise material. Readers are encouraged to forward this to friends and acquaintances in the United States and elsewhere.
08-07-2003 14:23Leeds Mobilising Committee for the European Social Forum
first organising meeting
July 29th 8pm, 8pm, Adelphi Pub, Hunslett Rd
08-07-2003 10:55The 4th anti-border camp in Poland has come to a finish. About 150 people took part at its peak; there were people from many countries there, and many opportunities to get to know people, network, make plans for the future etc.
08-07-2003 08:06ANGUISH shows on the faces of US troops yesterday as their new commander tells them their stay in Iraq is to be extended.
The despair was clear as it emerged that morale amongst US forces is so low that troops are writing letters to politicians, begging to be sent home.
07-07-2003 21:53an update on solidarity actions in support of the saloniki prisoners
07-07-2003 17:27NIGERIA'S top union leader said today that police had shot dead ten protesters during unrest in Lagos on the eighth day of a general strike over fuel prices.
06-07-2003 22:03The Chief Rabbi has warned that Britain is being "besieged" by asylum seekers and has advocated regional refugee camps outside Britain in an attempt to deal with the problem.
In an interview with The Telegraph Dr Jonathan Sacks, the spiritual leader of 280,000 British Jews, said that new policies were needed.
Dr Sacks himself admitted that were it not for Britain's willingness to accept Jewish refugees in the past, "almost no Jew in Britain would be alive today".
06-07-2003 15:13Cafes & support events every Friday @ Hackney Wick.
06-07-2003 15:05The international community does nothing to enforce Fourth Geneva Convention and so the confiscations go on, slowly changing the landscape and dispossessing the Palestinians; confining their existence to smaller parcels of land while the colony-settlements expand. One more way for the Israelis to pressure the Palestinians to move away. It is wrong and wrongful and does nothing to perpetuate peace.
05-07-2003 16:13Police repression and brutality and the Greek media cover up and distortion of events are the two main issues of the day.
05-07-2003 13:01Solidarity to the Prisoners of the EU Summit. You can contribute money needed for legal help at this account number: Pireos Bank (www.piraeusbank.gr), 5209-0164-58-443. You can also check out the site of the legal team assembled for this cause: http://www.legalteam2003.info/
A short briefing, aimed at the politically aware but non-specialist reader,
highlighting the corporate agenda behind the European Union's push for
a WTO-Investment agreement in the run up to the next big WTO meeting (Cancun,
Mexico, September 10th-14th)