UK European Social Forum Newswire Archive
18-10-2004 23:01Concern has been expressed about the lack of reports of what the ESF was like and what kind of talks there were.... so there's a demand for this. That's why I put the title in capital letters so that it stands out amongst all the other articles. Hope that's ok :-)
This was my ESF, tell us about yours :-)
18-10-2004 20:34Thanks for organising "Beyond ESF".Thanks to Anarchist Teapot, too, who provided the food and the Chiapas Solidarity group for providing excelllent coffee.
Thanks too for the groovy student union at Middlesex University - it definitely can be recommended to study there whatsoever!
18-10-2004 15:32The coverage of the ESF and Beyond ESF has been piss poor both mainstream and here on Indymedia
18-10-2004 15:14The ESF has succeed despite the anarchist's...
18-10-2004 12:23postevent the it seems like a set-up and betrayal of the official ESF organisers inviting somebody to speak and whilst speaking getting him arrested.
18-10-2004 11:59Having participated in this year's Social Forum, swapped with others about what else was going on throughout London and reading the Indymedia site, I can only but come to one conclusion.
18-10-2004 10:36Translation of the athens.indymedia report about the events at the ESF demonstration.
18-10-2004 02:01At approximately 4pm this afternoon a (so called) pro capitalist group calling itself CRAP (Capitalism Represents Acceptable Policy) broke away from the anticapitalist blok of the march to go on a little wander through Central London………
17-10-2004 22:52Please go to this site to see footage, cos the FBI messed with our servers!
17-10-2004 21:56how the organizers dealt with the storming attempt at Trafalgar.
17-10-2004 21:21ESF, that just took place in London could certainly be described in a greater length but this article is only going to point out some of the main issues we found fascinating
17-10-2004 18:35"If there would be only one truth, it would not be possible to paint so many pictures about the same topic". - Pablo Picasso
17-10-2004 18:35What is needed more than anything is unity, and participation of all groups, in an honest and open organising process. Deliberate sabotage should not be tolerated. That those who destroyed the organising process may have had a hand in police arresting activists who were only trying to seek a voice and be heard within the ESF is shocking.