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Red Card For Israel

09-08-2006 19:51

Opponents of Israel's war in Lebanon and Gaza will demonstrate before the match
between Liverpool FC and Maccabi Haifa at Anfield on Wednesday 9 August.

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A very Heavy Load

09-08-2006 19:49

The Queen Mother`s Dead - New album from Heavy Load
Mixed ability Brighton band release their first album; The Queen Mother`s Dead, on their own label, Get In or Get Out, to critical acclaim. Full review here

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Nothing Nada Zilch - The Anti War Demo

09-08-2006 19:29

Bring the real war criminals to justice now
Last Saturday, 100,000 people marched to protest against the Middle East Crisis involving Lebanon and Israel. Despite the huge numbers and the valid demonstration of dissent there were no direct actions that would have drawn greater attention to the issues. This is my view on that day.

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Anti-War Film Screening

09-08-2006 19:28

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An evening of films on Monday 14th August as part of this years Portobello Film Festival in West London curated by Filmmakers Against War, includes, from the Independent Film School in Baghdad, 'Omar Is My Friend'

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London benefit for Ernesto Leal, 17th August

09-08-2006 17:59

'Ernesto is as Scottish as a deep-fried Mars bar supper'
Irvine Welsh

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UASF Mildenhall Peace Camp

09-08-2006 17:06

USAF Mildenhall has been used to refuel the planes from the US full of weapons heading to Israel.

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Southend on sea Critical mass

09-08-2006 16:51

Come and help make Southends critical mass bigger and better.

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No more good news tonight. No more good news ever.

09-08-2006 15:57


One suggestion I need any of you to transmit to the Israelis: I offer you all of us. Our flesh, our scalps, our inner parts to exhibit live on TV screens, our bare feet eaten by wolves during the night in ex- villages, our blood flooding in the streets, our kids, our mothers, our fathers , our brothers, sisters, grandparents , every single one of us. KILL US ALL. You can be selective if you wish. Leave those who like you, believe in you, to prosper by you side in the new whatever hell you would like to have.

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The BNP's dating agency

09-08-2006 15:25

Let's all go out with Mark Collett. You know it makes sense!

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Read the NUS president's shameful attempt to censor the Black Students'

09-08-2006 15:23

Below is an email sent from Gemma Tumelty to the NUS NEC due to Ruqayyah's correspondence with the RESPECT coalition. Both of these emails are followed by a statement from Ruqayyah Collector, NUS Black Students' Officer on the current situation.

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Cottage Social Centre Events

09-08-2006 15:17

Forthcoming events at the Cottage Social Centre

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Dutch Airport illegal weapons transport center for Israel

09-08-2006 15:03

The Netherlands officially confirms 23 uncontrolled flights with military cargos of great quantities of weapons and ammunition from the United States via Holland to Israel during the last two months. This according to the 'very underreported' gov't answers given to MP Farah Karimi.

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Incineration 4 Thatcher

09-08-2006 14:00

Raytheon office occupation in Londonderry

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Tel Aviv "Stop the War" Banner Drop

09-08-2006 13:09

Photos from a banner action on Tel Aviv high-way.

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19 arrests at eviction of occupied forest!

09-08-2006 12:26

Picture of part of the actioncamp
At 8am, Wednesday 9th of August, the eviction of the action camp in Borsbeek (near Antwerp in Belgium) started. GroenFront! fears of a violent eviction were correct. The police have refused to accept a security coordinator from the activists, despite the offer of an experienced activist who had offered to be present to prevent the situation from escalating dangerously. Police have also tortured the people out of their lock-ons using pain holds on pressure points.

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US spies in the UK – the vigil continues

09-08-2006 11:50

The Menwith Hill spy base near Harrogate in North Yorkshire is the largest electronic monitoring station in the world. Run by the National Security Agency (NSA) of the United States, it is one of a global network of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) bases, which monitors the world's communications and relays information to NSA HQ at Fort Meade in Maryland, USA.

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Oils fair in love and war - largest US oil field shutting down...

09-08-2006 11:43

Oh my, if this was a film it would be a thriller and the mood music would be getting pretty frantic right now.

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latest rampART news, films, meetings, debate, get involved

09-08-2006 10:45

Last week we reported that the block of buildings that includes the rampART social centre had been put up on the market. There is no further news on the sale of the building or any way to forcast the eventual eviction of the rampART but there are plenty of things going on in the building and plenty of opportunity to get involved...

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09-08-2006 10:12

letter sent to Amos Orr - Manager of Carmel Agrexco, Hayes

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Doctor Who actress arrested in Cardiff Protest.

09-08-2006 10:02