UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
Covert Human Intelligence Sources
30-04-2011 11:23On the 21st April, a meeting regarding the discussions and reflections on the murder of Vittorio Arrigoni was held in Rome amongst different activists. From the gathering, the need to organize a convoy to Gaza through Egypt was decided. Let's go to Gaza.
30-04-2011 06:51Gustav Landauer and Early German Anarchism
Booktalk by Gabriel Kuhn
7pm 4th May 2011
The Cowley Club, 12 London Road, Brighton
Brighton’s collectively run libertarian social centre
29-04-2011 20:55Republic Street Party.
Red Lion Square
29 April 2011
29-04-2011 19:21Apparently in Glasgow a non political, unofficial street party of the kind encouraged by Cameron himself, has been attacked by police.
29-04-2011 02:44The helicopter's still up, so it must still be rocking out there at 3.20am . I got in a while back because im working in the morning..... but i saw..
29-04-2011 02:12Resistance to police state methods and brutality is ongoing in Bristol as a second riot breaks out on Stokes Croft. Police brutally attack protestors at Stokes Croft and rampage as far north as Cheltnam Road, Bishopston (see video). Rioting in St. Pauls as well with Tesco attacked. Prison riot rumoured at Horfield nick.
29-04-2011 00:36One week on from the infamous 'Battle of Stokes Croft' history appears to be repeating itself as local residents gather to let the police know just what they think of state sanctioned occupation techniques from a police force which currently receives little empathy and no respect from those it is supposed to serve.
28-04-2011 16:11Yesterday 2 squats and one other property in Brighton and Hove were raided by Met police from London, looking for known activists. The squats were illegally evicted and around 6-10 people arrested. They were part of a group campaigning against Hove MP Mike Weatherley's attempts to criminalise squatting
28-04-2011 14:57Bahrain's military court has sentenced four anti-government protesters to death, in a move to further crush the ongoing revolutionary movement in the small Persian Gulf country.
28-04-2011 08:57This is a roughcut of a short film looking at what happened in Stokes Croft Bristol at the beginning of the bank holiday. We have decided to put it up as a public roughcut as there does not seem to be an independent (i.e. non mainstream) account of what happened and why it happened (and it will take a few days to finish it). http://vimeo.com/22968797
28-04-2011 07:16At least two London Social Centres raided this morning - police have broken into the Ratstar and Offmarket autonomous spaces.