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Hugo Chavez's social democratic agenda

23-02-2007 12:15

Analysis of Hugo Chavez's social democratic agenda.

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Books not Bombs - Report of Student Blockade of EDO MBM

23-02-2007 11:32

Books not bombs
On Monday EDO MBM was blockaded by a group of students from Sussex University

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Taliban control Helmand

23-02-2007 11:17

Blair's bullshit exposed without firing a shot

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Mobile access

23-02-2007 10:15

I am posting this from a mobile phone just to prove it can be done.

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Radical Action is needed to avoid climate crisis

23-02-2007 09:37

speakers L-R, Powell, Navarro, Walkden
Oxford World Development Movement (WDM) held a 'Climate Change Kills' public meeting last night, with talks by Ricardo Navarro, a respected environmental activist from El Salvador and Martyn Powell, WDM's Campaigns Officer, with Jacqueline Walkden from Oxford Friends of the Earth chairing. The evening launched WDM's campaign on climate change, discussed its impact on the developing world, and considered what we can do about it.

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DR Congo is not safe - stop the 'Charter Flight'

23-02-2007 09:29

Emergency protest - Monday 26 February 1.00 -3.00pm.
Home Office
2 Marsham Street
(nearest tubes: St James Park and Westminster)

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Guinea: the General Strike Continues!

23-02-2007 09:22

Guinea: the General Strike Continues!

The international media speaks about it as little as possible, but the Guinean masses and proletarians continue their fight against the bloody dictatorship supported and armed by French and other imperialisms. They have an urgent need for the solidarity of all the workers.

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Cheney’s speech at Sydney’s Shangri-la Hotel

23-02-2007 06:18

The American Vice-President, Dick Cheney, today delivered his only address to the ‘public’ at the plush Shangri-la Hotel. He will later meet with the servile Defence Minister, Brendan Nelson and other minor government officials at Victoria Barracks, Paddington. The symbolism of Cheney’s visit in the last days of neo-conservative rule is not lost on Australians; the absence of the Prime Minster, John Howard, from the venue was the most notable aspect of the event!

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US Iran Intelligence, Guardian Coverage, "INcorrect"

23-02-2007 03:49

It's interesting to note how many "news" outlets can take stories critical of the criminals attempting to start a war with Iran, and spin them into weak, thinly-veiled attacks on Iran. The same happened when Israel's plans for a nuke strike on the country were revealed.

Building these weapons would not justify a war. Only an actual plan to use these, known to the target state, would constitute 'pre-emption'.

Like those leaked about Israeli and US plans to strike Iran with nuclear weapons ...

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Leafleting Guardian offices TODAY at 12pm

23-02-2007 02:21

William Rodriguez honoured by George W Bush
Who’s William Rodriguez? Not sure, never met the guy. George Bush has though. Honoured him at the White House. William pulled people out of the twin towers before they collapsed, and amazingly survived under the wreckage because of a breathing trick he learnt when he was a magician’s assistant. Last man to be pulled out alive – that’s the name of his tour around England “Last Man Out”.

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socialist wanker caliinicos gets it wrong again

23-02-2007 02:19

callinicos posits that the UK has always supported the US since WW2

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The Despised

23-02-2007 01:47

The USA is seen as the great satan by the rest of the world

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International Invitation to Peace Camp

23-02-2007 01:37

International Invitation to Peace Encampments on Zapatista and Cucapá Territory
To Be Installed February 26 in El Mayor, Baja California; March 13 in Huitepec, Near San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas

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The Shortwave Report 2/23/07 ¡Listen Globally!

23-02-2007 01:14

A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.

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The Steps

23-02-2007 01:11

Step One

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Posh Fash Throw Down Gauntlet

23-02-2007 01:01

A group of hard right and ultra nationalist organisations have thrown down a gauntlet to the left by threatening to march on mayday demanding the right to an English parliament.

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Unit linked to death squads may be in Iraq

23-02-2007 00:49

Brigadier Gordon Kerr FRU Joint Services Group
Posted by Tony Gosling
Questions have been tabled in Parliament about reports that the shadowy Army unit linked to Troubles intelligence scandals is now operating in Iraq.

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AUSTRALIA: NSW: More Police Violence, Cheney Carnival

23-02-2007 00:28

More Police Violence, Cheney Carnival
There has been more violence by police at the mass murdering USA Dick Cheney Carnival demonstration in NSW Sydney Australia.

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Demo against celebs Needed in London on Saturday 24 Feb

22-02-2007 23:57

Hypocrisy of honouring a disabled ex-boxer with a violent love of pit-bull fighting