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We Stand with the Iranian Students - Manchester Protest 25 March, 1pm, UMSU

15-03-2009 16:03

Recently Arrested Students
Manchester HOPI are calling a day of action on the 25 March at the University of Manchester Students' Union (UMSU) starting at 1pm. We are calling this demonstration in solidarity with members of the Students for Freedom and Equality group, who have been arrested and tortured by the Iranian regime for standing up against imperialism, militarism, homophobia, patriarchy and state repression.

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"Abolish All Immigration Prisons" - full demo callout

15-03-2009 14:24

the immigration minister surprised by a recent No Borders visit to his office
Here is the full callout for the Manchester anti-detention demo on Saturday. Meet 12noon @Town Hall, bring bike or train fare to airport. Other protests take place in Bedford and Edinburgh.

For the Manchester demo, there's also a facebook group:

and a youtube callout:

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Teaching the High Court Australia, the Rule of Law and basic Human Rights: when

15-03-2009 12:12

Teaching the High Court Australia, the Rule of Law and basic Human Rights: when is Ignorance NOT an excuse?

The article demonstrates the stranglehold lawyers have on the media. We make Judges out of these people! No wonder the country is in a mess. Lawyers refuse to accept HREOA1986 as law, because it makes their monopoly profession, an illegal one, and without discrimination, anyone can be a lawyer/advocate.

Combine it with our Notice of a Constitutional Matter, Writ of Mandamus, Lets see if we cant celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the year that Australians get confirmation of their already passed and underused Bill of Rights

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Bristol 21/22 March - EDO Decommissioners defendant solidarity events

15-03-2009 12:07

Prison solidarity poster
Solidarity picket of Bristol prison – Saturday 21 March at 3pm
This event is an act of solidarity with all the EDO Decommissioners awaiting trial, but especially the 2 defendants remanded in prison since January 17 2009. Of these 2, one Robert Alford remains in HMP Lewes in Brighton, whilst the other Elija (James) Smith), is now held at HMP Bristol.

AND - Solidarity dinner plus talk & film with Ciaron O'Reilly – Sunday 22 March from 6.30pm

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Berlin: United We Stay!

15-03-2009 11:15

A translation of a statement written by the organizers of the United We Stay collective, which held a large demonstration in Berlin yesterday to bring attention to the gentrification of the city.

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Did ALF-infiltrant work for the farmaceutical industry?

15-03-2009 10:46

This week the (so called) ALF infiltrator Adrian Radford appeared on Dutch national television where he explained to the broadcaster NOS ( that the ALF now is based in the Netherlands and operates international actions from there. But, is this true? Can we believe this man? NO!

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BNP fundraising event attacked

15-03-2009 09:44

BNP activist Tony Ward
A fundraising event for the British National Party in Leigh, Greater Manchester on Fri 13 March was attacked by anti-fascists. A BNP trailer was totally wrecked, and one BNP activist, Tony Ward, was allegedly attacked with a hammer, requiring hospital treatment.

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More proof of a police state?

15-03-2009 09:40

Police fly flags over 'conquered' houses.

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**callout** Anarchist Movement Conference 2009 // London 6/7 June

15-03-2009 07:57

Anarchist Movement Conference 2009
June 6th/7th 2009, Queen Mary & Westfield College , Mile End, London

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Direct Action; Netherlands, Spain & Mexico

14-03-2009 21:17

11th-12th March


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We Dare Not Blink: Ramsey Clark on George Bush in Calgary

14-03-2009 20:00

We dare not blink at the magnitude, diversity and pervasive impact of the known crimes committed by the Bush administration. Your acts in common cause an enormous encouragement...

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What Recession Means for Us - economic crisis dayschool - Manchester, 28th March

14-03-2009 18:29

Anarchist & libertarian socialist day of discussion and ideas.

Saturday 28th March, 1.00 - 5.30 pm

The Yard theatre, Work for Change, Old Birley Street, Hulme

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Rossport Update

14-03-2009 17:40

Update on Rossport and Maura Harrington in jail

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IMHRO condemning arrest of Sufi’s in Kish Island

14-03-2009 16:55

According to Radio Farda “The Iranian government arrested 3 men by the names of Reza Entesari, Mehran Assad poor and Abdulreza Godarzi, All belong to the Sufi Branch of Nimatullahi- Gonabadi in Kish Island”

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Peace News Summer Camp

14-03-2009 14:48

You are invited to Peace News' first ever summer camp.

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LONDON: Eleventh of Every Month Until Justice Campaign

14-03-2009 11:48

Pictures from London and the March 11th 'Eleventh of Every Month Until Justice' street action. Visit for more details on International Days of Truth Action and to see more pictures/reports from around the world.

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All travel plans to be tracked by Government.

14-03-2009 10:33

From now on all movements in and out of UK will be logged.

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Lo-Tech Sumac Skillshare, 28th March

14-03-2009 09:55

Lo-tech Skillshare flyer
Saturday March 28th, Lo-tech Skillshare
@ the Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone St, Forest Fields, NG7 6HX

The latest amazing Sumac Skillshare programme has been announced. Everyone is invited to come along to these free workshops and learn skills for the future!

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Demonstrate against immigration prisons/ 21st March

14-03-2009 08:55

One week to go! Joint protests and actions at Yarls Wood prison in Bedfordshire, Manchester and Edimburgh.