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03-05-2007 23:22If you want to vote
03-05-2007 22:27A prison-death demonstration will be held outside HMP Send, Surrey
on Wednesday 9 May 2007, at 1.30 pm, for the duration of the afternoon
to protest against the death of a young mother (Emma Kelly, aged 31)
who died in the care of the jail on 19 April 2007
Reporters and photographers are welcome to attend
03-05-2007 20:41The queen to meet bush
03-05-2007 19:52The Taqwacore movement (badly and shortly described a Muslim punk) has been getting some attention lately (across the web anyway) thanks to a profile of the culture in the The Guardian. What is less known is that the seminal novel of the movement – The Taqwacores– has been censored in its UK version due to fears brought on by the Muhammed cartoon controversy.
Today Marcus Wise, described by Sussex CPS as 'one of the most vocal' of protesters against the EDO MBM warmongers in Brighton, faced bizarre allegations that he had conducted a course of conduct amounting to the harassment of a well known Sussex police officer.
03-05-2007 19:34In reference to the latest news we have received from Mexico and in commemoration of last years events in San Salvador Atenco.
03-05-2007 19:21There are still two hours left to register your disgust at our sham democracy by spoiling your ballot...
2pm, Mandela Hall, Sussex University Campus
8pm, The Cowley Club, 12 London Road, Brighton
03-05-2007 16:30CASMII reject BBC's qualified apology on anti-Iranian bias
Its been a few weeks now since the end of the maritime border incident, which involved the arrest of 15 British military personnel by Iran, a diplomatic crisis and their subsequent release. In April, we posted [ http://craigmurrayfriends.blogspot.com/2007/04/british-mod-issued-two-different.html ] on the puzzling observation that the UK Ministry of Defence had provided two different sets of position coordinates to fix the site of the incident, and thereby prove that it occurred in Iraqi waters.
03-05-2007 13:30Book review of Benjamin Barber's "Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults and Swallow Citizens Whole"