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Israeli Export Company Refuses to prosecute blockaders for the Second Time

26-11-2006 19:35

The blockaders braved torrential rain for nearly six hours completely stopping all deliveries to and from the depot. A structure was erects from metal fence panels completely blocking Agrexco’s main gate. Two activists locked-on to the company’s vehicle access gate, inside the company grounds while another two secured the second gate.

Carmel-Agrexco in Hayes is the main UK depot of Israel’s 50% state owned export company. Agrexco is responsible for exporting the majority of fruit and veg from illegal settlements in the West Bank to the UK. The UK is a large part of the market for settlement produce making up 60% of Agrexco’s total exports.

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OAXACA: Police attack Nov 25th

26-11-2006 15:25

Offensive by the Federal Preventive Police Against the People of Oaxaca
Confrontation Continues Between the Police and the APPO in Different Parts of the City

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54 Mile March for Justice

26-11-2006 15:05

Appeal to join march in December from Brighton to London for Brighton Resident Omar Deghayes - currently in Guantanamo Bay. This is all provisional at the moment but we are urgently looking for volunteers prepared to join Glenn for the whole march.

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Michael Moore Statement on Iraq

26-11-2006 14:49

Michael Moore makes a powerful comment and a call for forgiveness on Iraq

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Oaxaca 25 Nov: heavy police attack

26-11-2006 13:58

This is a short resume of the events during november 25th in Oaxaca.

dead, wounded, dissapeared, tortured people

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In the Pipeline

26-11-2006 13:09

pipeline protests respect wishes of landowner , to protect her from bullying police and national grid officials....

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Hezbollah versus the CIA’s Cedar Revolution

26-11-2006 12:14

"As the engineered sectarian melt-down in Lebanon crawls forward, it is interesting to read the neocon columnists as they bewail the erosion of the “Cedar Revolution,” that is to say the neocon-neolib subversion of Lebanese politics."

"But what of this so-called Cedar Revolution? Is it purely a Lebanese political phenomenon, having risen out of the anger and opposition to the presence of Syria in the country?"

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deacon dave assaulted by settler

26-11-2006 11:20

18 Nov 06 Hebron Day

At 11.30 three of us went to the olive groves to protect the Palestinian
families living in isolated homes among the olive trees.

Two settlers came towards us from the Seyaj House yelling abuse at us “Fuck
Jesus. We killed Jesus and we’ll kill you too ! “ We began filming and kept
ourselves between them and the Palestinian homes. They tried to enter Hani’s
house where we knew there was a number of small children and two women. We
refused to let them up the path and they headed off up into the Abu Haikal
olive orchard. We contacted other Human Rights Workers (HRW’s) to make sure
that there were people at the Abu Haikal house in case they made their way

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Buy Nothing Day: Report

26-11-2006 11:12

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Saturday, 25th November 06: Buy Nothing Day, a day where you challenge yourself, friends and family to switch off from shopping and tune into life. This is how a group of colourful happy people celebrated Buy Nothing Day in Manchester UK.

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Close Down Campsfield Annual Demonstration 25th November 2006

26-11-2006 09:33

Photo: John O for NCADC
80 demonstrators stood outside the gates or Campsfield IRC, protesting at the continued incarceration of failed asylum seekers/overstayers/ and persons with out status.

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Pictures: N25 Oaxaca Burns Again, Down with URO and the PFP

26-11-2006 09:00

the Seventh Megamarch returned a scene of total war to the historic city centre of oaxaca this evening. the battle started nearing 4pm, shortly after the people layed siege to Zocalo Square and the PFP. it lasted several hours, until the Federal Repressor Force (PFP) started to advance through different areas of the city, arresting and beating dozens of people amongst them many women in their way. there are reports that talk of more than 400 disappeared, dozens of arrested and people wounded with life ammunition coming from the PFP. the number of wounded is still unknown.

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Oaxaca 25 Nov: rebellion and repression. short resume

26-11-2006 08:19

we ARE all beING oaxaca !
This is a short resume of the events during november 25th in Oaxaca

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|Offensive of the Federal Preventative Police against the people of Oaxaca |

26-11-2006 07:57

Confrontation between the police and the APPO in different parts of the city.
A large number of people are reported detained in various parts of the city.
Two deaths are the result of the confrontation. (as of 9:33)

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Israeli Company Blockaded This Morning for the Third Time

26-11-2006 06:41

Early This morning (Sun), Palestine solidarity activists blockaded the Israeli
Company Carmel Agrexco’s UK headquarters.

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Ehud Olmert's flatulence (by Latuff)

26-11-2006 05:52

Ehud Olmert's flatulence
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of the brave Palestinian people and their struggle against U.S. backed IsraHell's state terrorism.

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Heavy Police Attack on Oaxaca

26-11-2006 04:06

hundred of thousands joined the megamarch, on nov. 25th
many wounded, kidnapped, dissapaered people

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26-11-2006 00:04

A very interesting overview of of the US/UK imperial aims and methods from 1945 to the present and the crisis that it is currently facing. This presentation, and the questions and answer session is an hour and 40 mins long but it is well worth listening to.

This is a repost from here:

And more audio from the londonsoundposse can be found here:

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Sheffield: Protest against Peugeot sacking 2300 workers

25-11-2006 23:52

There was a protest today outside a Peugeot car sales garage in Sheffield calling on people to boycott Peugeot and Citroën cars in opposition to Peugeot sacking 2,300 workers at it's Ryton plant in Coventry.

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9/11 hero's short British tour

25-11-2006 22:59

The hero of 9/11, William Rodriguez, longtime janitor of WTC, who pulled 15 people out of the WTC on 9/11, and was the last person to leave the WTC before collapse, and who has gone on to promote the 9/11 Truth movement worldwide, is doing a short speaking tour of England this coming week
London, Devon, Yorkshire

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Bath Buy Nothing Day

25-11-2006 22:54

Bath activists took to the streets on friday to celebrate 'buy nothing day'