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Cardiff Anarchist Black Cross Benefit- 11th April

10-04-2009 17:35

On Saturday April 11th Cardiff ABC will be hosting a gig to benefit the EDO/ITT decommissioners and Greek prisoners involved in the riots in December.

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This Week in Palestine -Week 15 2009

10-04-2009 15:51


Welcome to This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,, for April 4th March through April 10th, 2009.

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Supporting the Tamil protests, SOCPA arrest

10-04-2009 14:46

Maria Gallastegui from the Parliament Square Peace Strike was arrested under s132 SOCPA yesterday when she went with a delegation of Tamil women to Downing Street to demand that they be seen by someone in the Government about the crisis in Sri Lanka and the young hunger strikers in Parliament Square. They were told that the Government were all on holiday. See 2nd press release below.

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Rioting Robocops!

10-04-2009 13:34

As can be seen in many of the photographs of the police in the London April 1st peacefull demonstrations, The New and expensive techno additions to the police and security services capture digital film in full technicolour and infra red too!


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Protest Against Police Brutality Edinburgh Sat 11th

10-04-2009 12:15

Saturday 11th of April at 1:30pm in Bristo Square (Edinburgh)

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Collective and Individual Trauma after g20 shock

10-04-2009 11:11

I wanted to share some resources to help heal after the police brutality on the streets and at the convergence centres. Also a call to those who were there (or have had negative feelings if your were not there but stuff came up) to take good care of each other, ask for help and someone to listen.

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Newcastle No More Police Violence Protest

10-04-2009 10:12

A protest against the death of Ian Tomlinson and the growing use of violent tactics by police against protesters will take place 1 pm Saturday 11 April, Grey's Monument, Newcastle

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Solidarity Rally @ Visteon Factory - Saturday

10-04-2009 09:46

Up and comings events at picketed Visteon factory, Enfield

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Fabricating Terrorism II - British complicity in renditions and torture

10-04-2009 09:44

Attached is a new report from Cageprisoners, "Fabricating Terrorism II - British complicity in renditions and torture", following is the forword to it from Gareth Peirce, read the attached PDF for the full report.

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Visteon Occupation Ends, Struggle Continues

10-04-2009 09:11

Supporters arrive to show solidarity with the occupiers demanding 'Ford Terms'
Visteon workers came out of the Enfield plant at midday on Thursday 9 April in compliance with the High Court Order. Pictures Copyright (C) 2009, Peter Marshall, all rights reserved.

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Whitehall to train pro-West Islamic groups to game Google

10-04-2009 08:27

Whitehall officials will train pro-West Islamic groups to manipulate their Google search ranking in an attempt to drown out extremist voices online, The Register has learned.

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Pasaka Kenya 09: Let There Be Forgiveness

10-04-2009 03:45

Harambbee Yesu
We are not to look to the past - racial bitterness, the denial of fundamental rights, the suppression of our culture... Let there be forgiveness," Jomo Kenyatta

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'No Democracy Wall' Memorial to Ian Tomlinson, Royal Exchange, Bank, London

10-04-2009 01:50

These are a number of Photos taken on the 2nd April around the Royal Exchange at the Bank Station junction of Threadneedle St and Cornhill Except for the first three which were taken on London Bridge the previous night, for it’s adjacent tube station happened to be the nearest open to make for, after being released from the kettle at Bank

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UK Customs & Excise resort to intimidation of and theft from pensioners

10-04-2009 00:58

An extended community of old aged pensioners are held for an hour and a half by British authorities in Calais. Five are interrogated with malice, and three have £200 each worth of legally exportable tobacco confiscated. This is an eyewitness account which finds that this is not an isolated incident, but a pattern of regular brutality by these officers.

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New Footage of Ian Tomlinson "raining" bottles...

10-04-2009 00:08

New Footage of Ian Tomlinson being force to move him whilst it was "raining" bottles, o.k. one was thrown but that was stopped by the protesters and police say that they weren't deliberately trying to mislead the public.. yeah right... my a*s.

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National March for Animal in Laboratories - Southern Transport

09-04-2009 23:50

World Day for Animals in Laboratories
If you are in need of a reasonable priced lift to London for the World Day for Animals in Laboratories, SARC can help!

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parliment square still going strong

09-04-2009 23:43

proetst at midnight at parliment square

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The Secret, Ignored Value of Labor

09-04-2009 23:25

For centuries the means of production and most of the world's wealth has been owned by only a few individuals. This has led to spectacular robberies such as are apparent at the present time to a quiet, ignored theft of the real value of labor

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visteon workers leaving factory today at midday

09-04-2009 23:19

Visteon workers leave the factory the have been accupying for nine days.