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A Call to anti-militarists and pacifists to come to the ESF in London

23-07-2004 13:22

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“Radical change will not be negotiated by governments; it can only be enforced by people.”

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23-07-2004 12:20

The Use Your Loaf squatted Social Centre is under threat of eviction. Come down and help us save this space.

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ESF: big push needed to make London forum a success

23-07-2004 12:07

Report from Workers Power on the ESF process so far.

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911 report

23-07-2004 11:45

cover up continues

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'Marxist' Grouplet Launches Homophobic Tirade at Gay Activists, Feminists

23-07-2004 11:41

EPSR hark back to the 'gays are sick' days of the Stalinist 70's.

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background on Sudan

23-07-2004 11:26

Is this Blairs Kosovo

is he pulling a Clinto to gain popularity?

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Farnborough Airshow direct action day on SUNDAY 25th

23-07-2004 11:21

Farnborough Airshow Direct Action Day, Sunday 25th July – 12 onwards, follow signs from Farnborough station to public entrance or get shuttle bus organised by the airshow to the public entrance.

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Weekend photo exhibition at rampART

23-07-2004 11:16

If you've not been down to the rampART yet, pop down this weekend to check out the ZDO9 PROD exhibition, 4pm - 10pm Saturday July 24th till Wednesday 28th...

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First Sudan Benefit today

23-07-2004 11:00

Due to oncoming humanitarian disaster in Western Sudan estimated to be the largest of its kind in last two centuries and general ignorance on it (about 300 thousand to 1 mln people are forecasted to die) we are having a benefit to support the campaign to save children lives. This action was initiated be Unicef with Oxfam now joining in the humanitarian emergency aid.

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Join the US Marines

23-07-2004 05:45

The US Marines are looking for a few good morons.

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e-democracy thesis / feedback needed

23-07-2004 04:04

a thesis on e-democracy questioning whether the digital media can boost people's participation/interest in politics - participation needed

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Anti-Olympics Publicity Action in Central London

23-07-2004 01:56

Anti-Olympics Publicity Action in Embankment

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23-07-2004 00:09

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, and Cuba.

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"The pain of my son's death does not get any better, it just gets worse"

22-07-2004 23:28

Interview with Celeste Zappala, Mother of Army Sgt. Sherwood R. Baker

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Clinton says Iraq War was to make Israel feel more secure

22-07-2004 21:41

"I think that in the beginning this whole weapons of mass destruction thing for them was maybe a good way for them to get their foot in the door, but not the major issue for them."

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Brazil and Argentina believe that the FTAA for 2005 is not possible

22-07-2004 20:01

Brazilian Chancellor, Celso Amorim, and the Argentinean sub-secretary of Economic Integration, Eduardo Sigal, stated that the current situation of the FTAA negotiations makes impossible that the trade agreement will start working as it was expected on the beginning of 2005.

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Hunt saboteur awarded damages for assault by police

22-07-2004 17:35

A hunt saboteur was awarded damages totalling £1450 in Oxford County Court on Monday 19 July 2004 after a jury found in favour of her claim against Thames Valley Police for assault. The case arose from 9 December 2000, when she was punched whilst being arrested on suspicion of having committed Aggravated Trespass at the Garth and South Berks Hunt.

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22-07-2004 17:29

Sunday 25th July sees a rally in Trafalgar Square at 1pm, by the Islamic
fundamentalist group Al-Mahajiroun.
The National Front have called a counter demonstration.

The new anti-fascist group Anti-Fa sees very little difference between the
fascism of the National Front and the Islamic fundamentalism of Al-Mahajiroun.
Indeed their views on gay people, Jews, Women, Trades Unionists, Anarchists etc would appear to be virtually identical.

Meet outside the national Gallery at 12.30pm.

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Has Big Brother got too big for his boots?

22-07-2004 17:13

Residents of council owned tower blocks in Stockport, Cheshire have recently decided Big Brother is getting just a little bit too big for his boots.

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A57/A628 Mottram Bypass - News from the local paper

22-07-2004 16:16

An article suggesting that work is approved and going ahead in the local paper today. This is at odds with both the response of the Peak Park Authority, at a recent meeting, and the usual planning procedure, that requires the draft Orders to be published and a Public Enquiry to be held before *any* building work begins.