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Bush vs Geronimo

26-03-2005 01:26

Weekly Cartoon From Dirtworshiping Heathens Sketchbook...

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Diaz Trial goes to European Court of Human Rights

26-03-2005 01:21

Diaz Trial goes to European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

The Diaz trial of 28 policemen has been recommended to the European Court of Human Rights by the Italian prosecutor, Dr Enrico Zucca, following meetings with Mark Covell, the indymedia victim and primary witness in the Diaz trial.

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Noam Chomsky in Edinburgh

25-03-2005 23:43

Recent Noam Chomsky lecture in Edinburgh on tuesday

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Third Manchester People’s Assembly

25-03-2005 23:11

Third Manchester People’s Assembly 16th of April

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Birmingham Dissent

25-03-2005 22:29

Date for Birmingham Dissent Meeting

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Aliyah and the Oligarchs

25-03-2005 22:03

While international news medias focused on Arafat's Swiss bank account, an investigation into one of the largest money laundering scandals in Israel's history has been tightening an investigative net around suspects already linked to nefarious arms deals, murder, conflict diamonds and state departments in other nations.

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25-03-2005 21:35

There have also been recent actions against the Arms Trade in Scotland, with a 20-people blockade of BAe's facility at Crewe Toll, and a banner drop in Edinburgh amongst them.

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Caterpillar "Defence" 16/3 - photo and report.

25-03-2005 17:47

Sp[ecial delivery for management!!!
A handful of protestors visited Cat "Defence" in Shrewsbury on 16/3 to hand out copies of the new War on Want alternative Company Report on Caterpillar, and to remember all the victims of Israeli military Caterpillar bulldozers in Palestine.

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25-03-2005 17:46

Stop the next generation of nuclear weapons
Come to Aldermaston on Easter Monday
28 March 2005
12 noon - 5.0pm

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World Bank: An army doesn't march on an empty stomach...

25-03-2005 17:39

Fact is that the financial help given by the world's international loan shark banks, like Wolfowitz's World Bank or the IMF, often is referred to as "Development AIDS", or USAIDS...

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U.N. Accuses Beirut Authorities of Derailing Hariri Assassination Probe

25-03-2005 16:40

A U.N. mission has recommended a new international investigation into the assassination of Lebanon's ex-Premier Rafik Hariri, charging the Lebanese authorities had bungled and systematically manipulated the on-the-scene probe at a waterfront resort in downtown Beirut Feb. 14.

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Non-violent Direct Action Training at the Festival of Dissent

25-03-2005 16:26

Sunday, 10 April, 10am-1pm

at the Festival of Dissent, South Lanarkshire, Scotland

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FACC July 2005

25-03-2005 16:21

The dysfunctional Farnborough Airport Consultative Committee met on the afternoon of Thursday 24 July 2005.

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Shocked and awed into `freedom'

25-03-2005 14:59

Two years after being shocked and awed into `freedom', freedom on the ground is a meaningless concept for large swathes of the Iraqi population. Sunnis and Shiites alike tell Asia Times Online of a brutalization of everyday life.

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US/EU coup in Kyrgyzstan

25-03-2005 13:49

Continuing the process of "regime change" against countries with governments not fully subservient to the US/EU, a coup was launched yesterday in the former Soviet Central Asian country of Kyrgyzstan. It is believed that the president was about to evict the US "anti-terror" military base there.

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Unions to strike over BBC job cuts

25-03-2005 13:15

NUJ members working for oppressive management
Back in Medaevaltimes governments put out the eyes and ears of politicalprisoners. Now,all they think they have to do is to put out the eyes and ears of the British public: BBC programme makers.

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New Action Resource Centre in Oxford Opens

25-03-2005 12:32

The OXFORD ACTION RESOURCE CENTRE (OARC) is now open for campaigning, meetings, alternative media, and other uses.

It is located in Room One upstairs in the East Oxford Community Centre, Princes St and Cowley Rd.

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Brilliant film: "Why we fight" (BBC /Arte)

25-03-2005 07:31

Why we fight
Seen wednesday on BBC 4 in the 'Storyville' series:
The very impressive documentary "Why we fight" by Eugene Jarecki. Absolutely the most brilliant film about America's militairism i've ever seen. In january, this new film won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival.

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Hereford and Worcester Swan Aid desperately needs your help

25-03-2005 01:40

Dear All,

The Swan Rescue service - Hereford and Worcester Swan Aid -desperately needs your help.