UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
04-12-2004 21:1310 people were arrested today in Manchester city centre at the weekly picket that opposes Marks and Spencers' support of the Israeli state.
04-12-2004 16:27We invite concerned people to join us for an afternoon and evening of
protest at Marks and Spencers ongoing links with the state of Israel.
04-12-2004 07:42Is it not preferable for each one of us to be accountable and held responsible for our own actions? Should not Rumsfeld (prisoner abuse) and Kissinger (mass murder of civilians) be surrendered to the International Criminal Court of Justice for war crimes? Or should they hide behind the people – who are offered as targets instead?
03-12-2004 22:01Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Reports presents this 28 minute radio program. TO LISTEN CLICK ON LA INDYMEDIA WEB LINK BELOW
03-12-2004 17:51In the short term, if Ukrainian people manage to get rid of censorship, systematic police brutality, corruption and state ordered killings, that in itself will be a victory. But in the long run, something new has been born. Call it “civil society” or “autonomous networks of resistance”, whatever it’s called, it will influence future events and, hopefully set an example to people everywhere
03-12-2004 10:29Matthews Ndlovu, an activist of one of the APF's community affiliates
(the Phiri Concerned Residents Association) was, on Wednesday this week,
convicted and sentenced on a charge of 'malicious damage to property' in
the Protea North District Magistrate's Court to a fine of R25 000 or 2
years in jail.
02-12-2004 16:24On Saturday December 11th there will be a demonstration outside Tesco on Cowley Road in support of the rights of homeworkers.
Meet in the Tesco Metro car park at 11.30am.
02-12-2004 16:09The annual Anarchist Bookfair took place in London at University London Union, Saturday 27 November 2004.
02-12-2004 13:53The Zanon ceramic tile factory, a democratic, worker-run factory in Patagonia, is facing a serious threat of eviction, and the workers have asked us to gather international support for their struggle.
To sign the petition, please click here:
02-12-2004 12:48Wenn die Gewerksgenossenschaften notwendig sind für den Guerillakrieg zwischen Kapital und Arbeit, so sind sie noch weit wichtiger als organisierte Kraft zur Beseitigung des Systems der Lohnarbeit selbst.
02-12-2004 11:02The Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance (IPA) has approached finance minister P. Chidambaram seeking safeguards in the patents (amendment) bill to shield domestic firms from the onslaught of multinational companies who misuse the patents regime. The bill is expected to be introduced in the winter session of Parliament.
IPA has stated that cases filed in the high courts of Delhi, Chennai, and Mumbai for exclusive marketing rights by global majors such as Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Bayer and Lilly for drugs used to treat cancer, diabetes, bacterial infections and impotency reflect this misuse
PRECARITY* Discussion Day >> IDEAS & ACTIONS >> DEC. 11th. 2004
01-12-2004 14:38A press release from Financial Times, at ft.com, published today December 1st.
Good news for anti-ID campaigners.
Anti-ID views from a traditionally "respectable" lobby.
The camp expects to be evicted very soon. They need people to act now, get on camp
01-12-2004 11:56T*R*A*P*E*S*E -
TAKE RADICAL ACTION - POPULAR EDUCATION AND SUSTAINABLE EVERTHING
Two Day of Workshops - At Merci - Bridge 5 Mill,
01-12-2004 10:28FAX ACTION: Coca-Cola: STOP Destroying Lives, Livelihoods and Communities in India