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Stop the war march goes ahead

09-10-2007 08:09

Stop the war march
Thousands march on parliament to demand troops out of Iraq and Afghanistan

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World's biggest uranium enricher frantic to keep dumping waste in Russia

09-10-2007 07:37

A German anti-nuclear group says the world’s biggest supplier of enriched uranium, URENCO, is frantically seeking German and Dutch transport licenses to send waste to an open-air dump in Russia before Russia stops the dumping at the latest in 2009.

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Speak out against Iraq War (by Latuff)

09-10-2007 07:25

Don't be silent!
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff.

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Some STW demo pics.

09-10-2007 06:36

Part of the large gathering in Trafalagar Square.
A glimpse of a very successful day.

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Major factual innacuracies in BBC Report of Anti-Nuke action

09-10-2007 04:04

The BBC, probably acting on deliberately inaccurate information provided by the Ministry of Defence, recently claimed that an Anti-Nuclear activist had to be pulled from the water around Coulport, the Royal Navy base where warheads for Trident nuclear missiles are stored. According to the activist converned, the story was quite different.

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California:Rudy Giuliani,Paul Singer, Vulture Funds Africa,W Bush,A Khashoggi

09-10-2007 02:34

In many ways it is Adnan Khashoggi as well as Paul Singer who are financing the campaign of Rudy Giuliani through money they made in the GenesisIntermedia pump and dump penny stock scam that collapsed around 9/11/01as well as money stolen from U.S. taxpayers and impoverished countries in Africa as well as Peru who were ripped off by the W Bush-Paul Singer 'Vulture Funds' fraud in which W Bush put U.S. funds in accounts directed at 3rd world debt only to have Mr. Singer come along and empty those accounts for his and the Republican Party's personal cash cow that was used to attempt changing California electoral voting system in favor of Rudy Giuliani and the Republican Party !

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IRAQ, War Reports, Troop NEWS

09-10-2007 02:11

Demonstrations now for the first time being led openly by veterans in uniform, issuing open challenge to Washington through open display of American flag as belonging to the troops and people.Open calls for serving soldiers to join, display of anti-war veterans and serving comrades as people representing the majority of the public.Including invitations to help the new change expand further.

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Housing4All's second demo in Birmingham

09-10-2007 01:48

Press release regarding Housing4All's second demonstration for accessible housing for all disabled people - Inaccessible Housing Causes Homelessness!

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Fool me twice

09-10-2007 01:30

In short, when it comes to the Middle East, domestic politics rule. Oil and “the spread of democracy” are secondary factors. It is all the explanation you need to understand Hillary’s vote to invade Iraq five years ago as well as her vote last week to enable a war against Iran. She was not fooled by Bush in 2002, any more than she is being fooled by Joe Lieberman today.

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Burma: report from daily embassy protest

09-10-2007 00:59

Around 20 people gathered on Monday lunchtime, reduced perhaps by events elsewhere in the city, in the small Mayfair street where the Burmese Ambassador hides away. Over half those present were Burmese.

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SOCPA - STWC 'ban' was bollocks

09-10-2007 00:40

i'm sure indymedia readers knew this anyway, but the proof is on the bbc website

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London Underground CCTV firm replaces fugitive CEO

08-10-2007 22:50

Verint's fugitive CEO Jacob 'Kobi' Alexander
Ten months before the 7/7 London bombs Verint Systems signed a 30 year contract with privatised London tube company Metronet Rail. Metronet is now in liquidation so many are asking is that contract still valid? They are also asking because Verint's last chief executive, ex Israeli army officer Kobi Alexander, is a fugitive in Namibia who has run off with $13m and is wanted in New York under 35 counts of fraud. Verint was also Delisted from the NASDAQ in February this year for failing to file accounts to the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Niger: Massacre in the North of Niger

08-10-2007 21:59

The nigerien army is violating the Human Rights. In massacres in the north of Niger at least 29 innocent persons were killed.

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Troops Out Movement Delegation to Belfast

08-10-2007 21:36

The Troops Out Movement, which campaigns for British Withdrawal from Ireland, organises an annual trip to Belfast to meet with campaign organisations and community groups. This is a report of this years visit.

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Troops Out Now: Interview with Tony Benn

08-10-2007 21:33

A short interview with Tony Benn to Indymedia prior to the protest.

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Surveillance Society - the future now

08-10-2007 21:08

A report, recently released, describes the state of the UK in 2017 - a surveillance society from our worst sci-fi nightmares. This is not the product of some conspiracy theory, but rather the more banal outgrowth of business-as-usual. More terrifying as a consequence.

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TOPOFF 4 and Vigilant Shield 08: a view from the "feverish fringe"

08-10-2007 18:11

All the pieces will be in place. The top officials in town. The Iranian problem presumably still unresolved. The usual alphabet soup of security agencies represented. The majority of the citizenry rendered fully docile by the reporting and editorial pablum of mass media narcotics purveyors like The Oregonian.

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One Million Voices for Peace

08-10-2007 18:01

The OneVoice Movement is a mainstream nationalist grassroots movement with over half a million signatories in roughly equal numbers both in Israel and in Palestine, and 3,000 highly-trained youth leaders. It aims to amplify the voice of the overwhelming but heretofore silent majority of moderates who wish for peace and prosperity, empowering them to demand accountability from elected representatives and work toward a two-state solution. OneVoice counts on its Board over 60 foremost dignitaries and business leaders across a wide spectrum of politics and beliefs, joining as OneVoice against violent extremism and for conflict resolution. Learn more by visiting

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Art of War : Neocon Gallery

08-10-2007 17:49

Neocon Gallery
Neocon Gallery

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Lancaster anti-supermarket protest camp

08-10-2007 17:44

Growing Camp
New protest camp goes up in Lancaster with local residents in support - nobody wants a supermarket with a huge parking here!
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