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Aussie human shield: "They were shooting at everything"

19-05-2004 01:27

Ruth Russell in Iraq
The recent reveal of the torture of Iraqi prisoners by U.S soldiers in Iraq has escalated concerns of further war crimes committed by the Coalition.

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The occupation's Head of Media Development speaking at LSE on Friday

19-05-2004 00:27

Simon Haselock, the Head of Media Development for the Iraq occupation's Coalition Provisional Authority is coming to london's LSE to lecture students and the public on building democracy this Friday 21 May

maybe someone ought to tell him to 'switch the channel'

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Lynndie England comix (by Latuff)

19-05-2004 00:17

Land of the FREAK
Copyright-free artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of brave Iraqi people and their struggle against foreigner occupation.

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Police attacks mayday demonstration in Russia - 1 death

19-05-2004 00:07

Special units attacked the 1st of mai demonstration in Russia, Niznij Novgorod. One demonstrator got run over by a military transporter of the special unit OMON, which was suddenly driving into the crowd and the demonstrator was imediatedly dead.
There was no reason for this attack on this boring march of the KPRF.
There were no reports in the media, which are all controlled by the state anyway.

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Northern Ireland: Opposition to 'fascist' rock gig growing

18-05-2004 23:14

ANTI-FASCIST activists in Ulster are urging venues in the north Antrim area not to host a "neo Nazi" rock concert.

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From Russia....

18-05-2004 20:02

Three English versions of stories that first appeared on the Russian Indymedia site

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"A Caged Bird's Song" - Film showing at Brookes

18-05-2004 19:35

The Palestinian Film "A Caged Bird's Song" showing at Brookes University
Thursday May 20, 2004
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
at the Lloyd Lecture Theatre, Oxford Brookes University

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G8: Island Residents May Suffer from G-8 Presence, but Sea Island Company Will N

18-05-2004 17:29

Sea Island, Georgia -- Sea Island is the actual physical site of the G-8 summit this year though adjacent St. Simons Island will take at least some of the overflow. The leaders from the wealthiest nations, predominantly white, will come together in June at this southern Georgia resort to further their economic domination of the rest of world.

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Britain is Working

18-05-2004 17:16


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BUSH VISIT-get down to Marylebone

18-05-2004 16:22

60 odd protesters, many colorfully clad, in 2 groups. 80 odd police, in grim black clothing, mainly tucked away in 15 vans on road on east side of Marylebone station. As regards a fashion contest, protesters win easily. Protesters in front of Marylebone station corralled in by police, behind the main road and that side of hotel smaller group is on main road, along with police. Good natured so far, get down here!!!

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18-05-2004 15:23

7am outside the Esso HQ in leatherhead
DONT LET BUSH DRAG US THE WAY THE DINOS WENT!!!Letherhead to London kyoto march gave us all saur feet!

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Police Get Away with Murder in Camden

18-05-2004 15:03

On 15/5/04 Kebba Jobe 42 was killed at approximately 2 pm by police using excessive force.

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Today in Gaza

18-05-2004 14:43

The murder of children.

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Web where speak the British Troops in Amara Murder 22 Iraqi Prisoners

18-05-2004 14:37

Reuters reported today (read below) that Aides to the Shi'i cleric Moqtada al-Sadr in Najaf accused British Troops in Amara of murdering prisoners from Sadr's Mehdi Army and mutilating their bodies, yesterday. Members of the Mehdi Army in Najaf buried 22 comrades, who they said died as a result of a battle with the British near the southern town of Amara Friday.

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David Irving no platformed!

18-05-2004 14:23

Fascist historian David Irving was no platformed on Saturday!

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18-05-2004 14:11

Jacket of Kitty Kelley's Long-Awaited Book
George Bush's family offers a deep, dark mine of scandalous material as it threatens to become a self-serving dynasty that is bigger than the US Constitution. Kelley's book about the would-be dynasty could be the biggest obstacle to its becoming a reality, bigger than Michael Moore's film "Fahrenheit 9/11" because it will cause more discussion. Anyway, the big question remains, Did Sharon Bush spill the beans to Kitty Kelley? Read on.

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Pix of The Wall Must Fall Rally, Sat 15 May 04 - Set 1 of 5

18-05-2004 12:33

Photos of the rally against the Israeli Apartheid Wall in Trafalgar Square.
For links to the other sets of photos, see one of the comments at the foot of this page.
For permission to copy and use, see CopyLeft at the end of the story below the photos.

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Marshalls - Ripping the heart out of the Peak District

18-05-2004 12:23

A small group of dedicated protesters struck another blow at Marshalls PLC at their Mansfield Woodhouse storage depot on Monday 17th May.
A protestor managed to lock on to the gates despite struggling with security guards that Marshalls now have to employ, due to previous actions against them over their plans to quarry at the Nine Ladies and rip the heart out of the Peak District

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Tactical Anti-Racist Voting

18-05-2004 12:21

Information for Indymedia readers to decide how best to vote to keep out the BNP

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Pix of The Wall Must Fall Rally, Sat 15 May 04 - Set 2 of 5

18-05-2004 12:15

Photos of the rally against the Israeli Apartheid Wall in Trafalgar Square.
For links to the other sets of photos, see one of the comments at the foot of this page.
For permission to copy and use, see CopyLeft at the end of the story below the photos.