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George W. Bush: The Madness in His Method

06-07-2004 16:14

Bush had a reason to take us and the world into Iraq. But Bush's reason was not as rational as most critics believe. So we learn from an analysis of recent testimonials from people who have gotten close to the presidency. These testimonials tell what; my article tells why.

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06-07-2004 11:02

A few more pictures of the Independence from America Day protest at Menwith Hill.

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Peace Campaigners Declare Iraq Procuremment Conference is Illegal

05-07-2004 23:11


Peace activists on trial claim international privatisation of Iraq is pillage and violates the Geneva Convention.

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Lakenheath - Independence from America

05-07-2004 17:17

July 4th - American Independence Day. An ideal time for the UK to declare it's independence from the policies of this American administration.

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soldier testimonies: Occupying Hebron

05-07-2004 12:13

Closing a school, abusing civilians at a check point, following orders, staying in a family's comandeered home, posing for trophy photos with enemy bodies, being the law, enjoying power, feeling ashamed, getting addicted to controlling people, dispersing a funeral, wanting to forget, not caring, the ease in which you actually do whatever you want to do unsupervised, the unbearable lightness of these things that happen. 12,643 words of testimonies

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Peace in the Park

05-07-2004 07:44

Banner below the main stage
A report of the second annual Peace in the Park free festival in Endcliffe Park in Sheffield.

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Independence from America

04-07-2004 21:51

Independence from America declared on July 4th

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CodePink June 30th Vigil Photos

04-07-2004 13:33

CodePink Vigil June 30th
CodePink UK and friends held a peace vigil on the evening of June 30th at the Edith Cavell statue near Trafalgar Square.

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Calling London and all the UK

04-07-2004 04:35

“One of the main reasons behind the change in policy is the acceptance that sending large scale reinforcements to Iraq would be highly unpopular in Britain. The same course in Afghanistan, it is held, can be presented as an overwhelmingly humanitarian mission for a shattered land.”

Can the people of Great Britain not now see the extent to which their rulers will go to hide their role as America’s “imperial lapdog” in Iraq? How many body bags? How many disfigured faces and shattered dreams will it take before this reckless and failed gambit is rejected once and for all? The answer will determine much about the future of the “free world.” jamie

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Report of anti-occupation demonstration in Edinburgh on June 30th.

03-07-2004 15:50

March in Princes Street, Edinburgh's main thoroughfare.
This is a 2,000 word report of the June 30th anti-occupation of Iraq demo which was held in Edinburgh.

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More CIRCA pics & recruitment activities

03-07-2004 00:46

Pics from today's recruitment activities by CIRCA and text of CIRCA recruitment form handed out.

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CIRCA Anti-Official Communique #3

03-07-2004 00:16

Clandestine Insurgent Rebel Clown Army (CIRCA) Anti-Official Communique #3 2 July 2004 Re: the so-called handover of Iraq, June 2004.

And photos from today's invasion and occupation of Leeds.

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No, We Shouldn't Bomb Darfur Either.

02-07-2004 15:06

David Clark argues in today's Guardian that the "international community" ought to threaten the use of force against the Sudanese government if it fails to curtail the human rights abuses currently taking place in the south-west of the country...

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The Death of Sgt. Van Dale Todd

02-07-2004 08:11

Are Iraq veterans going to be treated the way Vietnam veterans were?

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FAIRFORD 5 NEWSFLASH - "Don't Rule On Iraq' - Foreign Office Spokesman Warns

01-07-2004 21:42


The Fairford 5 trials have once more exploded onto the international stage, as the Foreign Office intervenes in the court proceedings against the 'Fairford 5' - who all attempted to disable U.S B52 Bombers stationed at Fairford (Gloucestershire, U.K) in the days leading up to the illegal bombing of Iraq during March 2003.
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Counter Military Procession

01-07-2004 11:42

on our way
A funeral procesion was hosted by Ipswich Anarchists as an armed military march paralysed the market town's high street for several hours.

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Iraq after 425 days of US rule.

01-07-2004 11:35

Stat details from the Indy on Iraq and US occupation.

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Anti-Occupation demo Edinburgh Wednesday 30th June 2004

01-07-2004 04:46

Iraqi Scot Susan Karim (left) with Scottish writer A L Kennedy (right).
This is a 2,000 word report with six photos about the anti-occupation demonstration held in Edinburgh on Wednesday 30th June 2004.

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Against occupation in Palestine and Iraq (by Latuff)

01-07-2004 04:23

The claws of Imperialism
Copyright-free artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of brave Palestinian and Iraqi people.