UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
Hosted by London Anarchist Youth it will take place near central London and will consist of a bunch of social events, organising meetings, discussion, workshops, filmshowings etc. The full draft agenda is listed below.
14-07-2003 08:07Airel Sharon coming to London - Demonstrate!
13-07-2003 19:03AN ACTION AGAINST THE RACIST LIES OF THE DAILY MAIL!
13-07-2003 17:18New group for disabled people wanting to campaign for disability rights and community in Leeds and Bradford.
13-07-2003 10:42Ever thought there wasn't much alternative political events going on north of Glasgow and Edinburgh?
Think again, because now the Highland Infonet provides a monthly email newsletter to raise attention for the smallest of political events in Scotland and of important issues and campaigns relevant to people in Scotland.
The Highlands InfoNet is an informal periodic noticeboard for progressive political/social activities and information in the Highlands and Islands, consisting of th information supplied to it.
Here is an excerpt.
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gobbledegook at ukonline.co.uk
12-07-2003 22:10Update/summing up of recent developments in the struggle of the social movement Narmada Bacho Andolan (Movement to save the Narmada)- that fights for the rights of the people in the Narmada Valley (central India) whose rights are trampled upon cause of the further increase in the hight of the Sadar Sarovar Dam.
12-07-2003 19:16Immigrant "Sans-papiers" (immigrant without papers) are protesting in Paris because the lack of public resources has led them to destitution and homelessness. This letter of support from the UK highlights the similarity of struggle, and how some NGOs are now applying racist government policies.
11-07-2003 14:44Latest weekly edition of the ace SchNEWS
See it on the web, print out the pdf + distribute! Easy!
ps they need to sort out about three and a half grand for the next years running costs (see below)
10-07-2003 22:55UK Urged to Arrest Sharon When He Arrives for Talks with Blair
10-07-2003 22:11details of proposed A57/A628 Mottram-Tintwistle bypass - part of a new M6/M1 cross-Pennines link?
10-07-2003 21:48AMEC House, Warrington, Cheshire, targetted by direct action campaign against the Baku-Ceyhan oil pipeline
10-07-2003 21:36Two political events in Leeds: "Euro: Yes or No?" - "Morning Star - Paper of the Left?"
10-07-2003 21:11Vocal opponent of UNESCO is U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) who once ran for president as a Libertarian. Ron is opposed to the United Nations in general and believes UNESCO is especially dangerous.
10-07-2003 19:34Someone in the ""US Government", seems to think it would make a bad
image if Democracy's bush and cheney, truly knew before hand, of the
ACTUAL evidence they repeatedly sited, but didn't tell US publicly of,
all so they then could steal billions in an attempt to destroy our
freedoms while killing The People as not represented in their decision
10-07-2003 13:49Social forums are spaces where we can share and co-ordinate our struggles. They have been widespread across Europe for about two years. Following the anti-war protests similar forums have been created in many UK cities.
09-07-2003 22:09Following the mysterious deaths and suicides of DEEPCUT army recruits spanning over a decade. 45yr old Leslie Skinner has been charged with male rape and the sexual abuse, assault and harrassment of DEEPCUT army recruits.
09-07-2003 20:20Today is the fourth anniversary of the brutal repression of student protests by the mad mullahs of Iran. Many of the internal protests have apparently been called off after clear signs that the mullahs intended to create another Tiananmen-like massacre.