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Stop the War Coalition protest at labour's big converstaion

25-06-2004 08:50

We received a tip off that top government minister Charles Clark would be holding a “big conversation” meeting in Swindon on Tuesday, so 6 of us from the Stop the War Coalition leafleted the meeting with our banner outside (despite terrible rain).

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Livingstone = SCAB!

25-06-2004 07:08

Ken Livingstone has just said "if I was a member of the RMT I would cross the picket line next Tuesday."

Should we still tolerate this scab as part of the ESF?

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26th June - 4th July - Week of action in Colchester Garrison Town.

25-06-2004 06:18

(Colchester is town where the British Paratroops and Military Police units used in Iraq are Garrisoned. Local people have been running a popular anti-war campaign since Sept. 11th).

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8th Annual Run For Freedom

25-06-2004 01:38

The 8th annual Run for Freedom, June 26th and 27th, 2004. This year's run will be in support of Leonard Peltier.

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Geneva bridge action for Aubonne accused.

25-06-2004 00:11

Theatre activists recreate the Aubonne bridge action for local yuppies returning from work.

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25-06-2004 00:10

A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.3MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, China, Russia, Spain, Germany, and Cuba.

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Police impunity action Geneva

24-06-2004 23:57

Theatre group block geneva bridge in support of Aubonne defendants.

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U.S. politicians SCARED in Rio (by Latuff)

24-06-2004 22:46

U.S. politicians not welcome in Rio de Janeiro
Photo by Brazilian photographer Samuel Tosta.

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[GenoaG8] counter investigation

24-06-2004 21:27

Italy: Genoa Counter-investigation

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Send your Used Stamps to Help Charities and Organisations

24-06-2004 20:54

Choose from a long list of charities and organisations who will take your used stamps to raise money.

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BNP attack travellers

24-06-2004 19:36

All over Essex long-standing traveller camps have been threatened with eviction.Within 3 days of the BNP getting 3 councillors on to Epping Forest Council two traveller families were evicted from a long-standing site. The persecution gets worse.
Meeting at Grand Banks Occupied Social Centre June 28 7.30pm

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Zero Tolerance For Teenagers

24-06-2004 12:58

Draco, eat your heart out, mate!

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Sunday Herald writes about Golfing anarchists' threat

24-06-2004 10:40

Sunday Herald
20 June 2004
Golfing anarchists' threat to Gleneagles G8 summit
Protest groups publish plans to disrupt world leaders' 2005 meeting
By Stephen Naysmith

GOLFING anarchists are plotting to descend on one of Scotland's most prestigious hotels in protest at the hosting of the G8 summit of world leaders next summer.

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Beenie Man questioned by police at Heathrow airport on arrival in UK

24-06-2004 09:05

Beenie Man: “I'm dreaming of a new Jamaica, come to execute all the gays”
Concert cancelled after protest by gay rights group OutRage!

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Slain Jamaican gay leader honoured in London

24-06-2004 08:57

Black and Jamaican activists at the vigil for the slain Jamaican gay leader
The London vigil was attended by members of the black and gay communities, including gay Jamaican asylum seekers who have fled to Britain to escape murder in Jamaica. Many in the crowd also held photos of Brian Williamson, emblazoned with the words: Born in Jamaica, Lived in Jamaica, Murdered in Jamaica….Gay hero! Jamaican hero!”

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Some People Still Don't Want You To See My Movie.

24-06-2004 08:54

Friends, We're a day away from the nationwide opening of "Fahrenheit 9/11" and not a day goes by where we don't have some new battle to fight thanks to those who are still working overtime to keep people from seeing this film. What's their problem? Are they worried about something?

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Kim Sun-il Beheading video: Short Version - Long Version

24-06-2004 01:47

Kim Sun-il Beheading video: Short Version - Long Version

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Resist the UK ID Card

24-06-2004 00:51

With 16% saying they would participate in a campaign of civil disobedience, which would equate to around 2.8 million people. One million would be prepared to to go to prison rather than register for the card. Will the state risk another popular revolt along the lines of the poll tax one, but even bigger this time?

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Anarchist Struggle in Italy discussion 24th June

23-06-2004 23:18

On April 20th, four more anarchists ended up in prison with heavy senteces, bringing to seven those sentenced in the famous Marini trial...

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Refugee Solidarity in Glasgow

23-06-2004 22:17

Film screening to kick-start campaign.
Hundreds of refugees are being put of their flats with no benefits and no right to work. Unable to return to their countries they're in a stateless limbo on Glasgow's streets. Camcorder Guerillas film, WELCOME, tells the story of three homeless refugees.