UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
16-07-2009 00:2310th-14th July
DUFFYS CIRCUS SABOTAGED (Ireland)
TIRES FLATTENED ON TRUCKS AT HORSE TRACK (Sweden)
ALF VISIT UC IRVINE VIVISECTOR AT HOME (USA)
KFC SET ON FIRE (Mexico)
"VIVISECTORS ARE KILLERS" PAINTED ON UNIVERSITY BUILDING (Italy)
TELMEX A REGULAR TARGET (Mexico)
Your struggle against the misogynous regime of the Islamic Republic has gained great respect and admiration in the world. Your struggle has been followed by the world.
15-07-2009 03:21The UN human rights instruments have left out a number of rights which particularly affect the independent peoples (e.g. small business) and the most disadvantaged. It is apparent that these excluded rights were considered incompatible with neo liberalism and globalization. They are 'bottom-up' rights and entail an ethical globalization. These rights need to be struggled for to be included in domestic and international human rights law.
15-07-2009 03:18ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION!
14-07-2009 22:57rumours of destruction of 'the jungle', migrant's camps in calais are looking likely for early next week
The campaign holds regular monthly demonstrations, [These are normally held on the 2nd monday of every month]
13-07-2009 16:43"Please join this struggle for justice and true freedom. Our brothers and sisters across the Americas are doing their parts from conditions of extreme hardship and danger. Surely it is time for us to “step up” from here."
13-07-2009 07:25On April the 4, 2008, Moscow cops beat up and arrested seven young men near metro station Sokolniki in Moscow. Now one of them faces up to 5 years of prison.We ask you to support the Global Action Day in support of Seva Ostapov on July the 18th and carry out solidarity actions.
12-07-2009 22:22Here is this months events at 56a Infoshop in South London, a social centre now in its 18th year of operation. As usual there is the monthly screening of films about work presented by Full Unemployment Cinema. Also there is a special weekender organised to show our finally rejigged Zine Library.
We support... rank and file workers' struggles against the chaotic profit system!
We believe... workers know how to run our workplaces far better than business people, the government, or trade union leaders!
We aim for... workers' control over our own jobs and our own lives!
12-07-2009 12:341,400 people are reported to be dying each week in just one of the concentration camps in Sri Lanka holding Tamil refugees displaced after the recent conflict.
11-07-2009 19:17“we have access to food, we have access to clothing, you came here to talk politics so lets talk politics”
Co-operation between those with and those without papers must be based on actual solidarity rather than humanitarian charity.
11-07-2009 10:30Recently three people in Germany received an order to appear in the court of Berlin, resp. Hamburg next week to speak out against comrades in France. None of them will speak to the judge, in both places collective public appearances will take place. You find the call out for the thing in Berlin below, the Hamburg text is not translated so far, but the idea is pretty much the same. As well you will find here a text written after the Berlin police was sent to the house of one of these comrades to steal her handwriting for a comparison with a letter found with one of the people in the Tarnac proceedings. The attempt was not successful so far.