UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
09-11-2004 15:29Two human rights activists have been accused of 'disrupting a lawful activity' i.e The Iraq Procurement Conference held April 2003 and are now facing trial. The two beg to differ. They are charging that the organisers and participants were in fact engaging in unlawful activity - facilitating acts of pillage..............
09-11-2004 09:59Sussex Action for Peace the Brighton anti-war coalition has called a demonstration today to protest against the illegal bombing of Fallujah.
Please come we meet at 5.30pm to churchill square.
Whos city? Our city!!!..
On Friday 5th of November around 60-80 people gathered in a small Sussex town called Steyning. Their intention was to disrupt a conference held at Wilton Park Conference Centre, Wiston House with the title ‘International Rule Breaking in Global Capital Markets’.
08-11-2004 20:47- protests against the tran with nuclear waste rolling to germany
- after the death of the 23-year old frenchman situation seems to escalate
- in the night streetfights between police and protesters
- today: german police threatens 16-year old girl with weapon
08-11-2004 17:39Letter to send to Kent County Council (and Kent MP's) in support of the campaign
against their retaining a part of the old anti-gay Section 28 in their education policy AND to get them to change their homophobic attitudes.
ONLY 5 of the 40 Tory County Councillors have opposed leader Sir Sandy Bruce-Lockhart's intransigent retaining of S28.
08-11-2004 13:21& now, the fight against French imperialism
08-11-2004 12:31Rage and sorrow have been manifested across Germany at the death of a 21-year-old Frenchman run over by a nuclear waste train in France.
08-11-2004 09:26East Oxford Community Centre is at risk of closure and could become a social centre if we get involved now. Terrible bureaucracy but what a site !
07-11-2004 18:26-Breaking news-
A 23-year-old man has died in France as he protested against the Castor train taking nuclear waste to Germany. The train cut off both his legs.
The following has appeared in Kent freepaper Kent on Sunday today (Nov 7th) in advance of
the demonstration against Kent County Council (Leader Sir Sandy Bruce Lockhart) which has retained a part of the old antigay Section 28 in it's policies.
Kent also has some of the most Homophobic MP's in the country. Anne Widdecombe,David Brazier,Roger Gale and indeed Micheal Howard (despite recent comments).
07-11-2004 07:51The Dominion is a free, not-for-profit newspaper available in print and online.
06-11-2004 18:46After some dialogue with my labour MP, Harold Best, i recieved a letter including a selection of petitions, covering Indymedia, Venezuela, Colombia and Ghana.
06-11-2004 17:23Social Workers March through Liverpool City Centre
Links to Two reports on the Vigil held on 5 Nov in St Anne's Churchyard,Soho,London
at 6.30pm . In memory of Admiral Duncan nailbomb survivor David Morley who was murdered
on London's South Bank (near Royal Festival hall) last Sat night.
There is a memorial to him on the South Bank just to the left of Hungerford Bridge.
06-11-2004 14:39On this coming Wednesday, animal rights protestors will be back in the High Court to hear the outcome of the latest ruling on the injunction brought by Oxford University to crush legal protest.
05-11-2004 22:53Here's a quick report....