UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
02-03-2010 11:49The Anti Fascist Special Edition
An Anti Fascist compilation pamphlet of 3 articles and introduction;
£1 Spring 2010 ISSN 2042-048X
Introduction "Why Anti Fascism, why autonomous, why now?"
1) “Popular Front Anti Fascism”
2) “Autonomous Anti Fascism: Towards Praxis”
3) “BRITISH FASCISM PAST AND PRESENT”
02-03-2010 11:25-Against "new" measures: unionists clash with cops
-Fisher-Strike on Chalkidiki the 6th week: boat-owners attack their unpaid slaves
-Occupied Aristoteles University electricity cut off ends after mobilization
more actions: Zakynthos, Volos, Chania(kriti)
02-03-2010 09:17Four actual or potential conflict situations around the world deteriorated and two improved in February 2010, according to the new issue of CrisisWatch.
In Washington each new day brings a fresh call to "reform entitlement programs" — Social Security, Medicare, etc., (in Congress, the word "reform" now means to eliminate, or drastically reduce). Tackling Social Security has been on the to-do list of the corporate elite for years, and they're not waiting any longer.
28-02-2010 22:04Edinburgh Anti-Fascist Alliance response.
28-02-2010 21:05A protest march against the police killing of the 25 year old plumber Nikolas Toddi a few weeks ago in Byronas, Athens, was subject of brutal police repression with 11 people arrested and many badly wounded, with one of the arrested hospitalised.
28-02-2010 17:20Continues updates from Greece since december 2009
pl copy paste round the world
28-02-2010 05:15There are plans to build what is describes as a high level  biocontainment facility and animal testing lab in Camden on a council houses estate, alongside St Pancras International behind the British Library. The Evening Standard has said that MI5 have opposed the plans and the lab is opposed locally by councillors, businesses, residents and MPs. There will be community meetings in March.
27-02-2010 19:14After years of patient occupation and apparent victory, Southend activists have had to reoccupy land to prevent the councils new road building scheme. Evictions are expected imminently and crew are urgently needed.
27-02-2010 13:41A short article taken from http://herefordheckler.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/hereford-heckler-w12.pdf about the first two years of the Hereford Heckler, and what else we've been up to during this time.
27-02-2010 11:42During last night's February 26th ride I had the distinct impression that CM is gaining control of the traffic which threatens it. Corked drivers were mostly patient and were thanked by corkers as the end of the ride passed and there seemed to be less hooting. Could this be because there is now a plentiful supply of corkers and they appear more confident, or is it just a phase? I did speak to one corker who had been rammed by a driver but he said his bike was undamaged.
26-02-2010 23:44Originally titled 'Why Veganism is for the Common Good of All Life'
Taken from the ALF SG Newsletter April 2009
26-02-2010 19:46In his latest column for the New Statesman, John Pilger reminds us of the struggle by an extraordinary few in Israel against the repression and lawlessness of the occupation of Palestine. They are the inspiration to break the loud silence in the Jewish diaspora.
26-02-2010 15:50Glaxo Smith Kline have been caught experimenting on Black and Hispanic children in the U.S.A. Pfizer were caught experimenting on children in Nigeria, Africa. This has gone alarmingly unpublicised. For years people have campaigned to stop animal experimentation while these Nazi crimes against children have gone relatively unchallenged. Clusters of new labs are being built in the UK. The question is are they experimenting on orphans etc here in the UK behind closed doors?
25-02-2010 22:44SOLIDARITY ACTION: Emergency Picket of BP HQ in London
4pm Friday 26 February, outside BP HQ,
1 St James Square, London SW1 (nearest tube Piccadilly Circus)
VICTORY TO COLOMBIAN OILWORKERS!
SHAME ON BP - HUMAN RIGHTS IN CASANARE!
NO MORE POLICE REPRESSION - NO BLOOD FOR OIL!
Bring banners, placards and let's make a noise!