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Photos from the 24th February London Anti-War Demo

24-02-2007 21:42

CND and the Stop the War called the demo with the slogans, No Trident, Troops out of Iraq.

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The Peace Plane flies to the Hollywood Oscars

24-02-2007 20:32

Democracy for America Miami (DFAM) and Miami Veterans for Peace have come up with a novel approach to broadcasting a message to end the occupation of Iraq: an aerial banner that reads. “Bring Our Troops Home Now”. These two groups decided to first try their idea at this year’s Super Bowl in Miami and again at the Grammy Music Awards, but inclement weather forced the event to be postponed. Now the organizers have turned their attention to this Sunday’s Oscars in Hollywood, California.

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Demonstrate Against The Attorney General's Visit to Liverpool

24-02-2007 20:30

What is it about Liverpool? First Condoleezza Rice, then Blair on Thursday and now Lord Goldsmith! With all these war criminals they are surely spoiling us.

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Arroyo-Facilitating US Murder.

24-02-2007 19:15

Ms Arroyo
Dylan Roderiguez published a piece in the 'Left Curve' entitled:-
'The Significance of March 15th 2005: On the Bagong Prison Massacre'
It makes difficult reading but in the context of the London Independent
Report last week of the dissapearances and torture of political activists
it is crucial to the understanding of neo-colonialism and the
'importation of US Imprisonment techniques into former colonies'.

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War Machines in Wrexham

24-02-2007 16:45

Dying to join or joining to die?
In its enthusiasm to promote itself as a sort of ‘Club 18-30’ where you get paid to go on holiday, the army sometimes forgets to mention the small print, so we went along to help out at an army recruitment drive in Wrexham today.

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UN envoy hits Israel apartheid (by Latuff)

24-02-2007 07:27

The Israeli Apartheid
Copyleft artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of the brave Palestinian people and their struggle against U.S. backed IsraHell's state terror.

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EDO Corp gets a new spook boss

23-02-2007 18:12

please excuse the corporate media post - i think the info here will be of interest to indymedia readers

There has been a campaign against EDO MBM, a trading unit of EDO Corp in Brighton, for the last four years

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Human Shields prepare for mission to Iran

23-02-2007 13:31

The Human Shield Movement is out of hibernation and about to embark on their next Iran

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Stop Gun Crime Posters..

23-02-2007 13:30

2 posters to highlight the hypocricy of it all!!

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Books not Bombs - Report of Student Blockade of EDO MBM

23-02-2007 11:32

Books not bombs
On Monday EDO MBM was blockaded by a group of students from Sussex University

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Leafleting Guardian offices TODAY at 12pm

23-02-2007 02:21

William Rodriguez honoured by George W Bush
Who’s William Rodriguez? Not sure, never met the guy. George Bush has though. Honoured him at the White House. William pulled people out of the twin towers before they collapsed, and amazingly survived under the wreckage because of a breathing trick he learnt when he was a magician’s assistant. Last man to be pulled out alive – that’s the name of his tour around England “Last Man Out”.

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Unit linked to death squads may be in Iraq

23-02-2007 00:49

Brigadier Gordon Kerr FRU Joint Services Group
Posted by Tony Gosling
Questions have been tabled in Parliament about reports that the shadowy Army unit linked to Troubles intelligence scandals is now operating in Iraq.

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Vortex Mobilisation for Anti-War Protest: Sat 24Th Feb

22-02-2007 22:18

The Ex-Vortex Social Centre is organising a bloc within the autonomous bloc for the coming pro-peace Anti-Trident missiles demonstration in central London this saturday 24th Feb.

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autonomous bloc on 'No-Trident' demo... why and how

22-02-2007 18:43

There is to be an autonomous bloc on this saturdays no trident replacement demo. There have been large and succesful autonomous blocs on demos recentley, hopefully this will be no exeption!

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Manufacturing Islamophobia

22-02-2007 14:32

In India Islamophobia, and fear of Muslims has come on the top of ongoing RSS project of spreading Hate against Muslims which has been in operation since last more than seven decades. The interesting point is that a numerical majority has been indoctrinated to believe that this minority is a threat to them.

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Iraq violence could end "within weeks" of foreign troop withdrawal - Al-Kewther

22-02-2007 13:57

Dr Munthir Al-Kewther was born in Najaf in 1965. He has studied Islamic and Western Philosophy at various Western and Iraqi universities. Dr Al-Kewther completed his PhD in Islamic Philosophy at Iraq’s Kufa University in 1995.

Dr Al-Kewther is currently Dean of the Faculty of Media and Journalism at Al-Huraa University in the Netherlands. He has an extensive background as a television presenter and broadcaster. From 2001-2006 he was a news reader and programme presenter at Al-Mustaqillah TV in London.

Dr Al-Kewther spoke with Mahan Abedin

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Report on funeral procession for Somalian victims outside Edo.

22-02-2007 13:51

Yesterday 20 people gathered at the bottom of Home Farm Road, Brighton to march to the EDO/MBM factory to remember the civilians massacred in Somalia last month.

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Italy: 100 000 protest against the expansion of a US-military base

22-02-2007 13:43

More than 100 000 Protestors demonstrate against the expansion of a U.S. military base in Vicenza, northern Italy, February 17,2007.

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Feminist Fightback update: stop the war, abortion rights, Iraq and Iran

22-02-2007 12:20

An update on things happening in the coming period: feminist leafleting on Stop the War demo and banner-making at LARC; marching for abortion rights; supporting Iraqi and Iranian women.