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Street Medicine: Volunteers for Pepper Spraying?

01-11-2003 16:54

One of the legacies the WTO protests in Seattle, Wa. left behind is Street Medicine Organizations. First Aid is about what to do *first* in a medical emergency. Street First Aid incorporates basic first aid, but then expands it to include chemical weaponry aftercare and treatments for likely injuries at mass demonstrations...

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01-11-2003 16:48

whirling in texas
Whirl-Mart is a participatory, anti-consumerism, performance trend. Utilizing tactics of occupation, Whirlers call this symbolic spectacle a “collective reclamation of space that is otherwise only used for shopping and buying.” Averting outright protest of the “emptiness of material consumption,” they instead mimic the absurd shopping PROCESS instead! And the good news is, Whirl-Mart is coming to a superstore near you!

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'Guide to action' written by some posties

01-11-2003 14:45

'Guide to action' written by some 'uncontrollable' posties

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Pixies Target Cambridge CCTV

01-11-2003 13:20

Eye TV , Spy TV (oops, upside down, but the message is clear!)
This morning, banners appeared hanging from a number of CCTV cameras in the centre of Cambridge, drawing attention to the ever-increasing invasion of our privacy by blanket surveillance.

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When Killing Is Easy. BBC2. Sunday Nov 2nd.

01-11-2003 13:00

Silenced witnesses

In a seven-week period this spring, two overseas observers were killed
by the Israeli army in the Gaza Strip, and a third left brain dead. But
has the truth yet been told? John Sweeney investigates

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indymedia films : Tuesday 4th November : Bath

01-11-2003 11:30

An ongoing showcase of contemporary filmmakers who are finding new forms of cinema to show resistance to globalisation throughout the world.

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EU poll: Israel 'biggest threat' to world peace

01-11-2003 10:36

Over half of Europeans think Israel poses the "biggest threat to world peace," according to a controversial poll commissioned by the European Commission.

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Greenpeace ships in legal fight

01-11-2003 10:30


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Stop The Wall On November 9th.Worldwide Activism Update

01-11-2003 10:13 in a Week
from the Anti-Apartheid Wall Campaign

Friday, October 31, 2003

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letter from La Paz

01-11-2003 09:31

taken from post on Imc Germany;

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Do not forget Iraq

01-11-2003 03:42

Love live the innocent Iraqis

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empty mexican embassy

31-10-2003 19:33

mexican employees not working today

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Scientists: "GM Nation debate hijacked by anti-GM lobby"

31-10-2003 17:38

Over 100 scientists have written to Tony Blair complaining about the way the GM Nation debate was conducted. But they've got a completely different complaint to most of those who took part - apparently it was "hijacked" by anti-GM groups.

Story here:

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Dayschool: Who will control Latin America?

31-10-2003 16:18

A workshop organised by the Cuba Solidarity Campaign: Saturday 8th November – 10.30 till 5
St Mary’s Community Centre, Bramall Lane, Sheffield.

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Stop Bayers GM crops noise demo at Bayer HQ in Newbury Thursday 13th Nov

31-10-2003 13:48

Noise Demo at HQ of GM crops company Bayer in Newbury Nov 13th

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Peace Network in Oxford - lets meet about BUSH

31-10-2003 13:48

We should call an Oxford Peace Network meeting/spokes council
to help coordinate demonstrating against BUSH (nov 19-21st)

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Court Ruling: Police 'did not misuse terror laws'

31-10-2003 12:36

court ruled that the police did not misuse the Terrorism Act at DSEi
repost of

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31-10-2003 12:05

a little bit late, but I just found the announcement of the new VARIANT autumn edition being out.

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Short Report From A London Postal Picket Line

31-10-2003 11:57

Short Report From London Wildcat Postal Picket Line, 31.10.03

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Thessaloniki Hunger Strikers - Legal team press release

31-10-2003 11:29

Press release for the hunger strikers