UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
29-10-2009 14:27DEMONSTRATION & LEAFLETING, 1-2PM @ EDITH CAVELL STATUE (BETWEEN NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY AND ST. MARTIN'S IN THE FIELDS, OFF TRAFALGAR SQUARE)
29-10-2009 13:21The arrests where made at 3:35 yesterday afternoon during protest against Astrazeneca use of animals. All who where arrest have know been released
29-10-2009 13:18On April 23rd, Peter Tierney and Steve Greenhalgh of the Merseyside BNP were among the thugs who attacked antifascist leafleters in Liverpool City Centre. Despite their claims of self-defence, assault charges against their chosen anti-fascist fall guy were dropped months ago as utterly untenable. Today, at the antifascist's trial, even the flimst criminal damage charges would not stick.
28-10-2009 18:01There will be a Climate Emergency Copenhagen London Public Forum meeting at South Camden Community School, Charrington Street, Camden, London N1 on 7th November 2009 12 noon - 6pm. The meeting is held by Campaign Against Climate Change www.campaigncc.org There will be break out workshops with Biofuelwatch, CCC Trade Union Group and more.
A live broadcast panel discussion on direct action, anarchism and contemporary radical social struggle...
Taking place at LARC, 62 Fieldgate Street, starting at 7pm with music from 9pm till 11pm.
28-10-2009 15:23For over one and a half hours, hundreds of corporate lobbyists wishing
to attend the annual Business Europe conference were prevented from
entering the Charlemagne building in Brussels this morning.
28-10-2009 11:06After a recent article, (seemingly now either hidden or deleted from the Newswire), which quite rightly provoked a debate about racism, fascism and other forms of arbitrary discrimination in the Animal Rights movement.
However, the original article appeared to have been pubished by a troll attempting to discredit the AR movement, (hence why it is no longer on the Newswire), so I thought it appropriate to reopen the debate by providing a proper incite into fascism and the AR movement, as well as introducing the "Animal Liberation Hallmarks" project which was created in attempt to resist fascist infiltration of our movement and to allow groups to make a clear statement about their emancipatory status:--
27-10-2009 18:46Why do activist media:
27-10-2009 16:40The Rotten Borough of Rushmoor is minded to approve a doubling of flights at Farnborough Airport!
26-10-2009 21:40Students and activists protested and disrupted a lecture tonight at the London School of Economics (LSE) by Daniel Ayalon, the controversial Deputy Foreign Minister of Israel.
26-10-2009 20:39An interesting short film for the revolt in Athens Greece December 2008.
26-10-2009 14:12In a Oprah show regarding Denmark and the Danish society from October 2009, the Danes is presented as the “the most happy people in the world”! In the 20 minutes show reel the Danish society is presented as an almost paradise on earth.
26-10-2009 12:14Recent abductions and threats against activists trying to prevent logging in South-East Asia are part of a worrying trend of violence against those exposing environmental issues