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G8 Demo for Global Freedom of Movement - Rostock Pics

04-06-2007 20:32

leaving the centre
Quick upload of pics from today's rally and march from the refugee detention centre. In the end the police stopped the march from entering the city centre - quite ironic given the nature of the issues people were protesting about...

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Victorian Prison Liverpool

04-06-2007 20:07

Liverpool Prison Is practicing Victorian Psychiatry.

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Tensions between US and Russia erupt in mutual recriminations

04-06-2007 19:47

In the run-up to this week’s Group of 8 summit of industrialized nations in Germany, tensions between the United States and Russia have led to an extraordinary series of public clashes on issues ranging from a US plan to install interceptor missiles and radar stations in Eastern Europe, to a US and European-backed push for Kosovan independence, to Washington’s arms shipments to Lebanon, to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s crackdown against oppositionist forces within Russia.

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Police use massive force against G8 demonstrators in Rostock

04-06-2007 19:39

The head of the march
A peaceful mass demonstration of an estimated 80,000 participants turned into a grim battle between thousands of heavily armed police and demonstrators—including provocative members of the “black bloc” of anarchists—on late Saturday afternoon in the northern German port city of Rostock.

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Video Rush: Rostock, Anti GM March

04-06-2007 19:10

Video Rush of the anti GM March, 03/06/2007.

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[video] Three short movies on Rostock riots

04-06-2007 18:40

Few videos from Saturday clashes with the police

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Putin Dismissed As Joker

04-06-2007 18:37

The USA and UK have scoffed at Putins concers of missile bases in Eastern Europe.

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EDO MBM, The Defence Manufacturers Association, and the Masons

04-06-2007 18:30

Questions arise out of UK arms trade lobby group DMA disclosure of corporate directors.

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G8 Protest - Bristol Solidarity

04-06-2007 18:20

CRITICAL MASS, Friday 8th June
8am in the MORNING!

Assemble on St. Augustines Parade at 8am sharp to move off when critical mass forms.

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Brecon Tree Camp Open Day

04-06-2007 18:08

Protestors against National Grid's monster pipeline, need your support, come and visit us in Brecon.

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Haringey Critical Mass This Saturday!

04-06-2007 16:31

The annual bikers bash bringing a breath of fresh air to Green Lanes autobahn! ...join us on Saturday 9th of June for the 2007 Haringey Critical Mass. A leisurely ride down the Green Lanes to reclaim our streets and send a wave of fresh air to local people and those meeting in Germany.

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Starbucks Workers Union event - Jun3 7 London

04-06-2007 15:48

This is a rare opportunity to find out about the historic and groundbreaking organising work taking place inside Starbucks in the US and to hear from the film-maker and other IWW organisers about the recent international campaigns by the IWW; Solidarity Federation; UNITE; CNT-F; CGT-F and CGT-E to organise Starbucks workers in the UK, New Zealand, Germany, France and Spain.

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Student Loans.

04-06-2007 14:53

BBC Radio 4 - 3pm June 4th Money program about student loans.

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Peace In The Park Radio

04-06-2007 13:35

Audio report from Peace In the Park (Sheffield, June 2 2007)

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More Peace in the Park Pictures

04-06-2007 13:20

Additional photos of a Sunny Saturday in Endcliffe Park

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Work Slowly: Radio Alice. Great free film, Camberwell, Wed 6th

04-06-2007 12:42

WORK SLOWLY (Lavorare Con Lentezza)
Fantastic feature film from Italy about the rebellions in Bologna in the late 70's and the story of the free radio Radio Alice. (English Subtitles)

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The Guardian joins Crossrail hole plotters in lying to udnerstate costs

04-06-2007 12:14

The case against CrossRail hole plot Bill has always been that it is a crassly conceived project. That it is being sued as a giant Trojan horse by Bog Business and contractors to loot £billions from the UK public under cover of improving transport in London. The hundreds of inaccuracies , fabrications, contradictions as still contained in the promotional assertions and plugs for CrossRail, have been exposed over the past 3 years plus by the Khoodeelaar! campaign. But newer lies are being told. Today's r plug for Crossrail , posted on the Guardian web site allegedly as a report on the Blair party's deputy leadership contenders is the latest, and the most drastic act of lying Crassly for Crossrail

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Imperial Multilateralism in Crisis

04-06-2007 11:32

For half a millenium, the West-first Spain and Portugal, then England and lastly the US-ruled the world. This position is now seriously put in question by the newcomers.. Officially the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank represent global interests and bear worldwide responsibility. In reality, they are dominated by the US.. The left has not yet adjusted to the imminent upheavals.

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Families in immigration detention February/March/April 2007

04-06-2007 11:17

Figures obtained by the Ntional C0alition of ANti Deportation Campaigns under the Freedom of Information Act