UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
04-06-2009 16:05Last month the government quietly published the latest measure of income inequality, the Gini coefficient, for the UK. The figure tells a story of growing exploitation and mounting poverty in Britain.
04-06-2009 15:34TO FREEDOM FOR ALL BEINGS , RACIAL JUSTICE , AND CLASS WAR ON FASCISM!
04-06-2009 13:02The first issue of The Cambridge Leveller by Cambridge Anarchists is now out. The free community paper has news and views about the Stagecoach bus "service", anti-fascism in Cambs, looking back at May Day, beating bailiffs, and the council's woeful trach record on housing and anti-traveller racism.
04-06-2009 10:24The rise in influence of The BNP, UKIP and the rest of the racist right is made possible by the idea that “stopping” migration is either achievable or desirable. In the current race debate, which is dominated by the eugenicist front “Migration Watch” and their lapdogs at the Express and Mail groups, a position that talks about migration in terms of ending all border controls seems unthinkable.
04-06-2009 08:37*Please complete the email appeal letter to the Sri Lankan authorities expressing their concerns about the hundreds of thousands of Sri Lankans facing serious human rights violations.
DAY 4 OF MAD SCIENCE MAY UK TOUR - READING
HLS (LSR) INVESTOR BROWN ADVISORY HAS PROTESTS IN USA
MAD SCIENCE MAY WEEK OF ACTION IN SWEDEN
MAD SCIENCE WEEK - PROTESTS IN BUENOS AIRES
Part 1 http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/05/431191.html
Part 2 http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/06/431429.html
BIRDS FREED, VEHICLES BURNT AT FARM (France)
POLICE POST TORCHED, ACTION INSPIRED BY MAURICIO MORALES (Mexico)
TELMEX: WE ARE THE STONE IN YOUR SHOE (Mexico)
ALF PAY ANOTHER VISIT TO LEATHER STORE (Mexico)
03-06-2009 14:14On June 1st 2009 Dave Mahoney, under pressure from US state repression, plead guilty to a single count of second degree assault.
03-06-2009 00:04Britain sold £13.6m worth of arms to Sri Lanka in the past three years despite Colombo’s widespread abuse of human rights, The Times newspaper reported.
02-06-2009 19:50Campaign against Tesco expansion on Roundhay Road, Oakwood, Leeds gathers strength
02-06-2009 13:01continuing the story from http://publish.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/05/431149.html, maria was yesterday arrested for wearing a t-shirt bearing the symbol of the tamil eelam. the symbol bears similarities to the tamil tiger LTTE logo, but has significant historical and graphic differences. police have kept flipping on this issue all week
02-06-2009 05:56Struggling to cope
Colnbrook immigration removal centre (IRC) had made little improvement since its last inspection, and was struggling to cope, said Dame Anne Owers, Chief inspector of Prisons, publishing a report today Tuesday 2nd June, on the inspection of the centre
Safety at the centre continued to be a significant concern, with a challenging and vulnerable population and a drugs problem.