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War is Hell but Peace is F**king boring

09-03-2004 16:38

flyposting around ULU
I am interested to find the originator of posters with the words "War is Hell but Peace is F**king boring"

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Resources for March 20th Demo

09-03-2004 16:23

Resources for March 20th Demo

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China Labour Action Express No. 44

09-03-2004 16:06


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SchNEWS Tour 2004

09-03-2004 16:06

As part of their 10th birthday celebrations some of the SchNEWS crew are hitting the road again! (does anyone remember the SchLIVE tour of 1996? (See It'll be nothing like that anyway...)

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Bush, Kerry and royal blood.

09-03-2004 15:50

"Our research is not yet complete but my bet is that Kerry has more royal connections and that he is more noble than President Bush," said Harold Brooks-Baker, publishing director of Burke's Peerage, a guide to the British aristocracy.

"But both candidates have a remarkable number of royal connections and both are related to Queen Elizabeth."

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Guiess who REALLY Thought up the Idea for an Israeli Defensive Wall!

09-03-2004 14:45

Brit Thought up the Security Wall Idea

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GM Crops given the go-ahead by neo-Labour

09-03-2004 14:36

The government have approved commercial GM crop growing after five years of public 'consultation'. The message from the public was clear...NO to GM crops. The message from the corporations was YES to GM crops.

Guess who won?!

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Racists police exposed by the "Secret Policeman" will not be prosecuted

09-03-2004 13:36

These two articles from the "Manchester Evening News" make interesting reading.

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Haiti: 12 Year Old Girl On Death Squad Hit List For Giving Aristide Flowers

09-03-2004 12:32

Restavek girl on Hit List for giving Aristide flowers

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Help Cambridge, St. Ives, Huntington Railway Line!

09-03-2004 12:32

Proposed route
The campaign to reopen the Cambridge - Huntington line, Britain's First Community Commuter Railway, requests help...

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The French government and the Hijab

09-03-2004 12:31

Public meeting on the topic of Marxism and Religion

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09-03-2004 11:25

55 foot banner across the A40!
Activists last Friday performed a banner drop on the A40 to raise awareness about the injustice and illegality of Israel's Apartheid Wall and to promote the website

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"We are women, we are strong" - Miners Strike 20th Anniversary Events

09-03-2004 10:33

The strike took place between March 1984 and March 1985, when Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister and the Tories were in power.

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The weird world of freeping

09-03-2004 10:28

Freeping is an activity beloved by the rabid right of America. Read more about it in this Spiegel Online article, translated into English.

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£15bn a year cost of supermarket packaging

09-03-2004 10:11

Supermarket shoppers are spending £470 a year - a sixth of their food budget - on packaging, a report suggests.

The Liberal Democrats spoke to the UK's nine biggest supermarket chains about packaging, waste, and energy use.

They found customers spent £15bn on packaging each year and that delivery lorries travel the equivalent of two return trips to the moon every day.

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Hunger strike asylum seekers close to death

09-03-2004 09:27

Asylum seekers in Glasgow on death fast.

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March to Aldermaston

09-03-2004 09:09

Youth March from Oxford to Aldermaston AWE 10th-12th April

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Information about Protests in Warsaw, April 28-30

09-03-2004 07:15

attack on warsaw
With the security forces preparing for the largest action in its history, we also are preparing. Some new information about the protest.

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Sequani vivisection labs - suppliers - updated

09-03-2004 01:44

Sequani Limited, Bromyard rd, Ledbury, Herefordshire torture and kill animals for profit under the guise of 'scientific research'.

Animal tested drugs not only send people to hospital that have had adverse reactions to these drugs, they also send people in their thousands to their graves. The sick, perverted animal vivisectors will not let the public know that these tests are always hit and miss, tossing the coin ... imagine the millions of pounds they would lose if they did!

If you don't agree with Dogs, puppies, pigs, piglets, guinea pigs, rabbits, rats and mice being deliberatley induced with cancer in and out of the womb, plus fed toxic pharmaceuticals by filthy profiteering vivisectors who help nobody but themselves ... please email, write to, visit or demo these companies that help supply and maintain Sequani labs and voice your concerns ..

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Critical Mass London 10 years old in April

09-03-2004 00:36

Critical Mass cycle party, ten years of the most fun you can have on a bike!