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Women and Trans DIY-SQUATTING Weekend in London, 28th-29th June

11-06-2008 13:26

This is a callout to all women and trans-folk that would like to be involved in a weekend of workshops around diy-squatting

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Singing Up a Storm workshop, London, Saturday June 28th

11-06-2008 13:00

Can singing transform the world?
We know that the right song at the right moment can unify, inspire,
educate and galvanise.
We know that it can be brutally silenced.
We know that many voices can be heard where one might be lost.

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Critical Art Ensemble's dr steven Kurtz cleared after four years!

11-06-2008 12:37

This is a link to a piece on NYC indymedia.

The original links and backround are at :

Dr Kurtz was charged under the Patriot Act in 2004 with bio-terrorism,
after sending material to Dr Ferrell which formed part of their dialogue
with modernity/biotech and art expression.

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Support grows for 21 June national march against fascism

11-06-2008 11:26

Stop the fascist BNP Assemble 12 noon, Saturday 21 June, at Tooley Street, London SE1. For transport details go to » or »

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Freedom for the Imprisoned Munich Squatters!

11-06-2008 11:11

On the 27th of June 2007, Steffi, Sven, and Lukas (all at that time between 17 and 19 years old) were stood in an empty building in Westendstrasse in Munich. The majority of the houses located in this street have been uninhabited for a long time, and some of them are used by punks and others to gather.

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Manchester IWW Meeting, 16th June

11-06-2008 10:30

details of next meeting

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Smashing EDO in pictures.

11-06-2008 10:01

For various reasons, the main one being lazyness I have neglected to write my own report of what went on. Instead I have pasted below the write up that appeared in the alarmingly brighton-centric Schnews. It pretty much covers all the bases. Enjoy...

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Peace Action in London Thursday June 12th

11-06-2008 09:13

On Thursday 12th June, there will be a peaceful protest against the recruitment of young men and women for induction into the war machine, outside of a military recruitment center in London. Come along and express your opposition to military recruitment in the capital. We will be meeting at Waterloo train station, underneath the clock (in the middle of the station) at 12 Noon. Hope to see you there.

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New report details torture of Guantánamo prisoner Binyam Mohamed

11-06-2008 09:03

Andy Worthington, author of “The Guantánamo Files,” introduces a new report, by legal action charity Reprieve, detailing the rendition and torture of British resident Binyam Mohamed, who faces a trial by Military Commission in Guantánamo.

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The EDO march in pictures.

11-06-2008 08:02

c-mass arrives...
Nice sunny day for it.

Very few cops on the demo.

3 sound systems and a samba band.

Great stuff.

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Download E-Book: The Future of the Internet

11-06-2008 02:47

The Internet's current trajectory is one of lost opportunity. Its solution, Zittrain argues, lies in the hands of its millions of users.

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Israel Launches 'Iran Command' for War

11-06-2008 02:29

It's becoming frightening clear just who poses the real threat.

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Pittsburgh Food Not Bombs under attack

11-06-2008 01:21

North AmericaRich White folks represented by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership (PDP) are trying to remove FNB from Market Square, where the group has served food to hungry people for 15 years.

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Red White & Blue festival - Licence Refused

10-06-2008 23:12

Amber Valley Council refuse red white & Blue festival licence

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Smash EDO noise demo

10-06-2008 23:02

This wednesday the regular Smash EDO noise demo's will resume.

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Post Carnival Message from Smash EDO

10-06-2008 22:53

please email your feedback about the carnival to

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Lord Chancellor Jack Straw The Moral Dilemma Is Closer To Home?

10-06-2008 22:19

Lord Chancellor Laws for The Immoral Masses, Jack Shi* For Corporate Immorality?
'Underage' children are often drunk and generally antisocial or even violent on our British streets. Parents apparently do nothing to stop them. Government believes this is immoral and should be controlled by the use of force, through the making of new laws, and new criminal convictions, even on the parents. The Shalom Family evicted by Crest Nicholson present open invitation to the Lord Chancellor Mr Straw.

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Belfast-Jury Sent Out in Raytheon 9 Trial!

10-06-2008 21:48

The jury has been sent out in the trial of the Raytheon 9 trial in Belfast today (Tues).

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Red White Blue Festival licence refused

10-06-2008 21:43

This evening Ripley council refused the application for the Red White and Blue festival.