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Stratford-upon-Avon Climate Change Film Festival

07-11-2008 20:41

A set of inspiring films and discussions to highlight the desperate need for community action on climate change

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07-11-2008 19:14

After the U.S presidential election an excited white youth summed up his euphoria when he blurted into the camera:

“For the first time I am proud of my generation.”

He hit the nail on the head.

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This Week in Palestine, Week 45

07-11-2008 16:04


This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for November 1st through 7, 2008

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Bristol's new Queer Cafe

07-11-2008 15:14

Thursday 27th November, 7pm onwards

@ Kebele Social Centre (
14 Robertson Road

7pm open
8pm discussion: Creating queer spaces in Bristol
9pm(ish): Film screening - XXY (Argentina, 2007), the story of an intersex teenager

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Free London Listings - help us to help you

07-11-2008 14:50

Free London Listings is now approaching the end of it's second month online and is growing fast having attracted 50,000 unique visitors since we launched in September.

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The 300-350 Show: Ecuador

07-11-2008 12:06

Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa is asking the international community to pay him to leave oil in the ground beneath the Yasuni National Park – possibly the world’s most biodiverse region and home to three indigenous communities who live in voluntary isolation. We speak to Georgina Donati of the Yasuni Green Gold campaign and hear Naomi Klein ponder the wider significance of this proposal.

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Dissident Island Radio - Crime and Punshment specail tonight

07-11-2008 11:55

Tonight’s show is our ‘Crime & Punishment’ special. Fear not, we will not be delving into the tomes of Fyodor Dostoevsky – instead we will be talking with a range of different people about prisons of all kinds.

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UN First Committee Overwhelmingly Backs New Uranium Weapons Resoluti

07-11-2008 11:34

127 states have backed a second resolution highlighting health concerns over the use of uranium in conventional weapons. Several key states including Norway, Iceland, the Netherlands and Finland changed their positions to back the resolution.

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Global day of action ( N15 ) Resisting Capitalism and it ' Financial and Ec

07-11-2008 11:31

Global day of action ( N15 ) November 15th 2008
Resisting Capitalism and it ' Financial and Ecological ' crises during the G20
richest nations summit.
Other worlds are possible - A Grassroots Anti-Capitalist call for action.

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Reposses Northern Rock Demo

07-11-2008 11:27

Protest Rally - Say NO to the Fat Cats!

Saturday 15th November
12.00 noon
Grey’s Monument, Newcastle

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British Journalist Displays anti-Irish Racism

07-11-2008 11:24

British Journalist David Cox supports the torture of political prisoners and shows his true racist feelings for the Irish in his latest review of Hunger:

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Don't separate Victor from Monica & Denise

07-11-2008 08:22

Oladipo Victor Aiyegbayo a Nigerian national and resident of Nottingham; is currently detained in Colnbrook IRC and due to be forcibly removed from the UK today Friday 7th November @ 22.20 on Virgin Nigeria Airways flight VS651 from London Heathrow to Nigeria.

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"Precarious Work ..." Talk and Discussion, November 16th, 5.30, Pullens Centre

07-11-2008 08:00

Precarious Work and the Struggle for Migrant Workers' Rights

A public talk and discussion organised by London NoBorders, Campaign
against Immigration Controls and the Latin American Workers Association
Sunday November 16th, 5.30pm, Pullens Centre, SE17 3AE

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07-11-2008 03:17

"The basic difference is going to be style."

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Against Me! for Eric McDavid

07-11-2008 02:45

Against Me! lead singer Tom Gabel has just released a song about Eric McDavid and called "Anna is a Stool Pigeon."
Video :
Background :

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Homeless Village in Court Fri 7th 3.30pm

07-11-2008 02:06

The Council are seeking possession of the land that the Homeless Village is squatting. See article:

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Britain also comes to the rescue of these enslaved poorer Americans ???

07-11-2008 01:28


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Jacqui Smith fingerprints seized

07-11-2008 01:14

The fingerprints of the Home Office Minister, Jacqui Smith, have been seized

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World has now a new emperor: Barack Obama (by Latuff)

07-11-2008 00:50

Habemus Imperator!
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff.