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Blunkett urged Blair to bomb al-Jazeera

12-10-2006 13:34

Of course we already know that he is a war criminal, all the MPs in the Labour cabinet are because of their support for an illegal war of aggression against Iraq.

See also these article from when he resigned:

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Shell Depot Shut down on Tyneside 11/10/06

12-10-2006 12:17

blockade of shell depot Jarrow
The Shell distribution Depot at Jarrow, North East England blockaded for an hour in solidarity with Rossport

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Abusing the Arab Peace Initiative

12-10-2006 11:28

The failed Qatari mediation in the still unresolved inter-Palestinian divide was in practice an American success in turning the Arab Peace Initiative (API) into a pressure tool that further exacerbates fractures both in Arab and Palestinian ranks.

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Leave Them Kids Alone NEWSLETTER Issue 1 October 2006

12-10-2006 10:54

Leave Them Kids Alone
We are campaigning to have the widespread use of biometrics in schools debated in Parliament, and henceforth strictly regulated and closely monitored, with a statutory requirement for explicit parental consent wherever biometrics are used.

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Breaking news from Mayo

12-10-2006 10:34

Three arrests this morning, national mobilisation planned.

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Wiretapping Is A-OK Evidence...

12-10-2006 10:05

A link below shows the bill currently before parliament about communications interception

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World peace bullshit (by Latuff)

12-10-2006 08:44

World peace bullshit
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff.

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12-10-2006 08:11

The Law Society behaves like a monopoly power and attempts to MUZZLE THE PRESS BY STEALTH THROUGH TECHNICAL TACTICS IN COURT !

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Transatlantic passenger data deal a capitulation to US demands

12-10-2006 08:03

Speaking today at the European Parliament in Brussels, German GUE/NGL MEP Sylvia Yvonne Kaufmann attacked the recent EU-US passenger data accord and called for greater protection for passengers' privacy.

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New study says US war has killed 655,000 Iraqis

12-10-2006 08:01

According to a study published Wednesday in the British medical journal the Lancet, the US invasion and occupation of Iraq are responsible for the deaths of an estimated 655,000 Iraqis.

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12-10-2006 07:57

Professional classes who abuse the system...

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Civilians as ''legitimate'' military targets, Israeli attacks on Lebanon

12-10-2006 06:27

In the july-war on Lebanon, as well as Israel as Hizbollah have committed serious human rights viollations and warcrimes against as well the Lebanese civilian population as the Israeli civilian population.
Despite the ''justifications'' by both parties, they are both subjective to International Humanitarian Law, which forbids, under all circumstances, military attacks on civilians

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12-10-2006 04:10

Free to rebroadcast
A review of news, opinion and photography recorded from the Indymedia Newswire. Free to rebroadcast. The world & recorded for the community archive!

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a few photos and some thoughts and ideas on sack parliament

12-10-2006 00:06

brian's extended display
even armed with the mighty socpa (serious organised crime and police act) it would appear that police ended up seriously abusing their powers in many different ways on monday. i hope their cases can be seriously undermined by collected evidence of their unlawful actions.

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Anti-Shell Action in Ireland, Shell H.Q. in Dublin Occupied

11-10-2006 23:24

Welcome to Shell Exploitation and Production Ireland
Anti-Shell actions in three different counties in Ireland today, Wednesday October 11th, plus photos from occupation of Shell H.Q. in Dublin.

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The High Cost of Order Out of Chaos in Iraq

11-10-2006 22:43

Amazingly, the CIA’s favorite newspaper, the Washington Post, is reporting this morning that “American and Iraqi epidemiologists [estimate] that 655,000 more people have died in Iraq since coalition forces arrived in March 2003 than would have died if the invasion had not occurred

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On the Ground: eye witness reports from Sack Parliament

11-10-2006 22:17

By Friday October 6 in this foul year of our Lord 2006 it was already labelled a riot across nearly every Rupert Murdoch freebee newspaper and every copy of the Evening Slander in the city. In the spirit of the war on terror fearful names were back in the mainstream headlines again. No, not Al Qaeda. Not even the IRA. Nor the Fathers for Justice gone rabid or militant pro-fox hunting farmers armed with fire works and tweed jackets. No. This time it was the Wombles. Violent anarchists. Masked anti-capitalists intent on destroying parliament and pulling the plug on UK democracy.

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BNP Annual Conference in Blackpool in November

11-10-2006 22:01

Gleaned from the BNP website:

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Rooftop Action closes Shell Garage in Brighton

11-10-2006 21:21

Brighton Shell Station
A group of about 20 people closed down a busy Brighton Shell garage for an hour and half during this evening's rush hour in solidarity with the call for action in solidarity with Rossport in County Mayo, Ireland.

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Bradford Shell Garage gets Samba'd

11-10-2006 20:23

Blocking the entrance
Just before 5:30pm tonight, amid rush-hour traffic, a group of protesters lined up outside a city centre shell garage to play samba and alert passers by to the situation in County Mayo, Ireland.