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Mayday 2002 London - Video by Kinokast

31-05-2006 19:40

7minute video of Mayday events in London 2002

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The Pirate Bay Has Sunk

31-05-2006 19:22

Many people believed that this major part of Internet file sharing life would never die, due to Sweden's unwavering stance on .torrent trackers, but that has now changed.

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Dockyard Security Shamed Again

31-05-2006 19:06

There has been yet another in a litany of security bungles and nuclear accidents at Devonport Dockyard, currently refitting the UK's Trident submarines

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report from the BTC pipeline demo outside BP 26th May

31-05-2006 18:43

listen to the report, 8 mins 20 secs

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Normalizing War

31-05-2006 17:18

The pictures from the torture hell are the tip of the iceberg of an occupation hated nationwide.

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Interviews with CEE Bankwatch activists in London for the EBRD AGM, May 2006

31-05-2006 16:45

People cam from Poland, Czech, Russia, Khazakhstan, Bulgaria and beyond to tell officials of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development where they are going wrong in the mission to create democracy, human rights and sustainable development in the former Soviet regions to our east.

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How to F*ck the Police

31-05-2006 16:43

(as if you didn't already know, Why F*ck the Police)

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Palestine Today

31-05-2006 14:28

Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,, for Tuesday, May 31st, 2006

Army arrests three residents from Qabatia village also six arrested and two injured in Balata refugee camp, meanwhile Army continues shelling eastern and northern areas of the Gaza strip

These stories and more coming up stay tuned.

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Manifesto of the Third Camp against US Militarism and Islamic Terrorism

31-05-2006 13:45

The present conflict between the Western governments and the Islamic Republic of Iran can have disastrous human, political and social consequences. The terrible experience of Iraq has shown to all the catastrophes that can result from economic sanctions and a military attack. Deterioration of living conditions, economic plight, death, destruction and displacement of people, and increased repression by the Islamic regime, would be some of the immediate consequences of economic sanctions or a military attack on Iran. This policy would unleash Islamic terrorism on a regional scale and escalate it internationally.

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Aldermaston goes on a recruitment drive

31-05-2006 13:39

The atomic bomb factory at Aldermaston has just advertised 18 jobs.

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Visit Palestine - Screening at the Showroom

31-05-2006 13:38

Visit Palestine
Katie Barlow the film director of VISIT PALESTINE will be at the Showroom on SUNDAY 4 JUNE to introduce her film and host a Q & A session after the screening.

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31-05-2006 12:52

Massive BitTorrent server seizure in Sweden.

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US student living wage activists speak in London, Friday

31-05-2006 12:17

Brie Phillips and Diane Foglizzo from the US student Living Wage Action Coalition will speak in London on Friday about how to build student-worker solidarity and fight for a living wage on our campuse, as the final part of their week-long speaker tour of UK colleges.

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No to Crossrail hole Bill demo outside Parliament 12 noon Tues 6 June 2006

31-05-2006 11:39

On Tuesday 6 June 2006, the UK House of Commons Select committee on Crossrail is due to hear the formal petition by the London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council the main focus of the local anti-CrossRail protests. Khoodeelaar! has said that that petition is phoney and is not in fact a petition. It is a smokescreen under which the corrupt clique on Tower Hamlets Council [that did the main deals with Crsosrail] trying to hide its real role - that of a corporate tout for Big Business interests and City of London conglomerates who want to get their hands on £billions of public money under cover of Crossrail which will not bring economic benefits to the UK economy far less to the East End of London.

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Don't deport Elizabeth:Support Ugandan lesbian with 3 days until deportation

31-05-2006 10:29

Elizabeth is now booked onto a flight to Uganda on Friday 2nd June - she is unlikely to survive on return.

We have just three days to convince the Immigration Minister to stop her deportation and to convine KLM not to fly her. We CAN do this by making lots of noise and making a general nuisance of ourselves.

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Animal Activists demo lair of Oxford lab builders.

31-05-2006 09:51

Yesterday evening, up to 30 animal rights activists converged on the Fire Service College in Moreton-in-Marsh, having discovered that the people working on the controversial new animal laboratory for Oxford University were staying there.

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Goldman Sachs: Major Investor in Slaughterhouses

31-05-2006 06:39

Goldman Sachs which is attempting to privatize 43,000
miles of Canadian pipeline and which has a deal with the government
of China to drill in Tibet, is invested in the world's biggest
cow and pig slaughterhouse operation, the US' biggest pig
factory farm, and Monsanto.

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The Politics of Evil versus Boston Legal

31-05-2006 06:19

Mohammad Imran, warplane victim
The leaders of the ever shrinking Coalition of the Willing, as well as their ethically challenged cheer leaders, still seem prepared to kill, torture or maim every citizen in Iraq and Afghanistan, in order to .... what?

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Asylum seekers stage successful Glasgow protest

31-05-2006 01:05

Over 100 asylum seekers and their supporters gathered on saturday 27th of May in the city centre of Glasgow to highlight the ongoing racist attacks which are being carried out by the Labour government, demanding the right to work and an immediate end to dawn raids.