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Offline & Usurpa

16-05-2008 16:08

Latest London Indymedia Offline news sheet and InfoUsurpa guide

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Hacktionlab a rural hacktivist convergence in June

16-05-2008 15:35

The aim of HacktionLab is to have a convergence where people interested in and/or working in the areas of alternative media, renewable energy, on-line video distribution, free software and any other form of activism that utilises technology.

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Communique from police station attack in Athens

16-05-2008 15:27

The following claim for "Symmories Syneidisis" (Gangs of Conscience) though, was sent to together with other newspaper and tv-station mail accounts. Here is a translation:

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UK Supermarkets Dump Neurotoxic Aspartame; Japanese Manufacturer Ajinomoto Sues!

16-05-2008 15:23

Can this company truly be so abysmally stupid, uncomprehending of the legal processes, and unaware of the public furor over their ghastly chemical products? World's largest manufacturer of carcinogens, Aspartame & MSG, must accept responsibility for perpetuating decades-long spike in Neurodegenerative Illnesses: Tumors, MS, ALS, Migraines, Seizures, all thoroughly documented by USA FDA

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Indymedia Ecuador communiques

16-05-2008 15:17

Indymedia Journalists Targeted in Ecuador. English translation of recent communiques:

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Pauline Campbell - lives remembered

16-05-2008 15:08

Audio Pauline Campbell, mother of Sarah Campbell who died in prison in Cheshire

Photographs of Pauline remembering some of the women who died in UK prisons in the last 5 years. The audio from the demonstration to remember Jamie Pearce, aged 24 who died at Holloway on December 10th 2007, includes an interview with Pauline.

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Tonight on Dissident Island Radio...

16-05-2008 15:00

Keep it in the Ground // Three strikes and You're out //
IWW // Manchester Anarchist Bookfair // LARC Library // DJ Slipppahz

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Support The Raytheon 9 - Resisting War Crimes Is Not A Crime!

16-05-2008 14:24

Last Month, Davy McAuley from the Raytheon 9 Campaign & Derry Anti-War Movement visited Cardiff to demonstrate against the huge, privatised new UK Military Academy being built by a consortium that includes Raytheon. Our taxes pay - the merchants of death profit!
Raytheon: Not in Our Backyard! Not in Anybody's Backyard! Not on Planet Earth

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Camden Deadly Disease & Animal Torture Lab - there were 27 other bidders.

16-05-2008 14:16

As you may be aware there is an attempt to build a deadly disease lab in London. There were 27 other bidders for the land at Brill Place next to St Pancras International in the heart of London's business district. The site is also on a Camden council house estate. 12 complied with the planning briefthat the site should be used for 50% housing but were turned down. There is something very stinky about this whole thing...

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Effects of UK government policy on asylum seekers : meeting tomorrow, London

16-05-2008 13:09

Psychotherapists and Counsellors for Social Responsibility present:

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Pogrom by rightist Italians is leading to Massive Romani Diaspora

16-05-2008 11:33

This is a link into to the site with regard to the regional
expulsions of up to 20,000 Romani men, women and Children
by Burlusconi loyalists.

There has been four days of mob violence on an Encampment/Shanti in

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So what did go wrong in Iraq?

16-05-2008 10:52

An analysis of how Britain lost the propaganda war on the weapons of mass destruction.

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US Star Wars Create Uproar In Europe

16-05-2008 10:45

As part of the campaign against the Missile Defence Shield (Son of Ronald Regan's Star Wars) that the US is developing, leading to a new arms race and a new Cold War, breaking the Non Proliferation Treaty and against the wishes of the majority of people in Europe, Humanist activists in Czech Republic and other European countries are starting hunger strikes and other actions to prevent the Czech installation of an US Radar base.

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Is Melanie Phillips a war criminal?

16-05-2008 08:34

"The prerequisite for stabilising all these hotspots — including “Israel/Palestine” — and dealing with global Islamic terror is regime change in Tehran."

So says loyal british citizen Melanie ...

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Veggies Campaign News

16-05-2008 00:38

New veggie catering campaign to be launched, another (almost) bites the dust.

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Invitation For Workshop Offers At the Camp For Climate Action 2008

15-05-2008 23:11

The Camp for Climate Action is back. And we are planning a jam packed
programme of workshops. If this new movement for climate action has a
chance of winning, we are going to need knowledge, skills and the space to
forge a future where people and the environment come before profit.

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Project 2012 | May31 Workshop & Video Session

15-05-2008 22:13

May 31st, 2-5pm Methodist Central Hall, Conservatory Cafe
Please Bring Something Nice to Share

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South Africa: Gangster landlord's intimidation of Shack Dweller movement

15-05-2008 22:11

The poor of Motala Heights, affiliated to Abahlali baseMjondolo since 2006, are fighting a bitter battle against eviction against a local gangster business man and the local state. There have recently been death threats and threats of arson and the local cops are acting as the gangsters' enforcers.

Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Release
Tuesday, 13 May 2008

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May 11th 2008 - International Day of Truth Action - Video and Photos

15-05-2008 21:28

Video San Francisco Convergence
Video from the London protest on Oxford Street and at Speakers' Corner and photos from protests around the world from the autonomous grassroots campaign for International Days of Truth Action on the Eleventh Day of Every Month until Justice.