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Prisoner of Conscience: Conscience of the Israeli spymaster’s daughter

10-10-2008 10:56

Igal Sarna meets a Mossad chief’s daughter who is in jail for refusing national service

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Sub-Prime Mortgage crisis explained - CARTOON STRIP

10-10-2008 10:56

A good explanation in laymans terms, quite funny.
Sorry if it's already been posted, think it's about 6 months old so doesn't have recent developments.

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Petition on cconomic crisis: 'buying in instead of bailing out'

10-10-2008 10:55

Please consider signing and distributing

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The worlds biggest DNA database just got a lot bigger!

10-10-2008 10:29

More than 722,000 samples were added to the National DNA Database last year - a record increase for one year. The database has samples from some 4m people and is the world's largest per head of population.

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Shut Down the Detention Camp, Denmark

10-10-2008 10:03

The Shut Down the Camp Initiative calls for a day of action against the Sandholm refugee camp in North Zealand, Denmark.

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B&NES Councils legal department loses confidential legal files

10-10-2008 09:24


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West Mids Palestine Solidarity Campaign NAKBA COMMEMORATION

10-10-2008 09:07

SATURDAY 11 OCTOBER 11.30 A.M. TO 4.30 P.M.


This year, 2008, is the 60th anniversary of what the Palestinians refer to as the Nakba (i.e. the catastrophe) also known as the ethnic cleansing of Palestine. We are commemorating this event on Saturday with an event to highlight the situation of Palestinian refugees and to win support for their right to return.

We will have a tent with displays of photographs, maps and cultural items. We will be leafleting and collecting signatures for a petition. Do come to see us during the day to talk about Palestine and discuss how we can pursue an effective campaign to support the rights of the Palestinian people.

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Three have already pleaded Guilty - support the rest

10-10-2008 07:38

The second week of a 3 month trial draws to a close - little support has been shown at the court.

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Around the Campaigns Friday 10th October 2008

10-10-2008 07:01

Let Amdani Juma Stay / Rally in the Market Square
Nottingham, tomorrow Saturday 11th October @ 12.30
Please come down and support us. We need to keep the pressure up and tell the world that Nottingham has not forgotten Amdani. We are expecting the media to be there so bring as many people and banners as possible. Thanks, Friends of Amdani /

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Saving Private Banks (by Latuff)

10-10-2008 02:32

U.S. bank crisis
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff.

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Labour government pledges up to £500 billion for Britain’s banks

10-10-2008 00:28

It is a measure of the depth of the crisis facing the British and world economy that a pledge by the Labour government to make £500 billion available to the high street banks, failed to stem continued losses on the stock markets.

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International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network

10-10-2008 00:17

L to r: Michael Kalmanovitz, Selma James, Professor Moshé Machover
For the past two years IJAN has been building a network to support Palestinian resistance, and to work with and seed new Jewish anti-Zionist organizing. We intend to contribute to a growing international voice that challenges Zionism and its claim to speak on behalf of Jews worldwide; and to contribute to the movement to defeat US-backed Israeli imperialism, occupation and ethnic cleansing.

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Hereford Heckler online

09-10-2008 22:23

Herefords favorite shit stirring news letter is now available online

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spartacist stall....outside soas (russell square)

09-10-2008 21:59

the stall, is mad!

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Now you know what it feels like

09-10-2008 21:30

Now you know what it feels like

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Class War Classix launch "Introduction to Big Flame"

09-10-2008 21:09

New publishing venture consisting of reproducing old seminal class war publications from interesting groups and traditions.

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Progressive Left/anarchist bookstall, Tynemouth station, Sunday 12th

09-10-2008 20:27

Cl@ss War bookstall at a busy regional bookfair, Tynemouth Station. Near North Shields - Newcastle. This is a busy place with its own Metro stop and a Flea market on the other platform. A nice day out in a pleasant atmosphere/area.

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Palestine Today 100908

09-10-2008 16:59


Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Thursday October 9, 2008.

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Comrade Bush

09-10-2008 16:44

They don't call him President Bush in Venezuela anymore.
Now he's known as "Comrade"....

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"We are at an epoch shift": Peter Bofinger

09-10-2008 16:34

Free markets became wild markets. The post-socialist blessing became the turbo-capitalist curse. The state allowed the monitoring of banks to be de facto privatized. Politics allowed the markets to run wild. In turbo-capitalism, contracting debts was trendy and saving was Philistine.