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Demos continue [December] at Heckler & Koch weapons HQ in Nottingham

09-12-2008 17:43

In spite of the cold, raining and windy conditions, at 4pm on Monday 8th December, people had gathered at the gates to the UK headquarters of Heckler & Koch, based within the Easter Park Industrial Estate on Lenton Lane, Nottingham.

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Athens kicks off, students sitting in front of riot polis, fights

09-12-2008 12:25

Syntagma square, in front of parliament
Student demo vs Riot Polis

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Exposing the Corporate Holocaust in Africa by Keith Harmon Snow

09-12-2008 05:55

War in Congo has again been splashed across world headlines and the same old cliches about violence and suffering are repackaged and rebroadcast as "news."

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Demo Greece Embassy Police State

08-12-2008 14:40


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War IS Terror

07-12-2008 19:42

Were people to understand the true ramifications of war, ramifications that will be highly comprehensible and identifiable to nearly all people- no one rational would ever support it, and governments would be seriously handicapped in their ability to wage it.

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Dark Secrets of Transparency International

07-12-2008 15:13

It has a reputation as the world's foremost anti-corruption organisation. But TI is helping to cover up fraud and corruption in equipment purchases for Britain's armed forces. Moreover its doing it at a time when equipment failures are being blamed for the deaths of “50 to 60” service personnel. TI dissident Rob McCartney explains.

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Intl demos at Greek Embassies for 15year old student murdered by cops,

07-12-2008 01:10

Kicking off, streets are burning in Athens apparently 'never seen anything like it!'
Call for a demo at Greek Embassy in Berlin tomorrow 1300 to coincide with Athens demo
Any1 up for 1 in London, pls!

Many demos tmorrow, 1300, in places all over Greece.

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Hebron settler riots were out and out pogroms

07-12-2008 00:01

Once again the fascistic settlers went on the rampage after their eviction
from a house that was fraudulently appropriated to house the extremist
terrorist settlers that have taken over in Hebron. The IDF have often stood
by as these settlers have attacked Palestinians and their homes, with Israel
imposing curfews that have turned old Hebron into a ghost town with its once
vibrant market closed down.

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East Timor Action Network Opposes ex-EDO Corp Director as new US Intel Chief

06-12-2008 18:01

ETAN Urges Obama Against Appointment Of Blair

Saturday, 6 December 2008, 11:04 am

Press Release: The East Timor Action Network ETAN

ETAN Urges President-elect Obama Not to Appoint Adm. Blair Director of National Intelligence

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Is Justice Closing in on Rwanda's Kagame?

06-12-2008 15:31

With the arrest of a close associate, it appears increasingly likely that justice may soon get around to Rwanda President Paul Kagame. Or will his powerful western backers like USA, Canada and UK continue to shield him?

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Somalia: Another CIA-backed coup blows up

04-12-2008 13:15

The United States has lost the ground war in Somalia, but that doesn't mean its geopolitical objectives have changed one iota. The US intends to stay in the region for years to come and use its naval power to control the critical shipping lanes from the Gulf of Aden. The growing strength of the Somali national resistance is a set-back, but it doesn't change the basic game-plan. The pirates are actually a blessing in disguise. They provide an excuse for the administration to beef up it's military presence and put down roots. Every crisis is an opportunity.

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New interactive online map reveals the extent of police brutality during protest

04-12-2008 13:03

Sussex students arrested under anti-terrorism laws - Disabled student held in custody for 7 hours and denied access to doctor - Police set dogs on peaceful protesters

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Vigilant Shield 09: A Cover for Illegal Domestic Operations?

03-12-2008 18:55

Launched by President Bush in 2002 in the aftermath of the September 11,
2001 terrorist attacks, NORTHCOM has been mired in controversy since its
creation. Among its more dubious accomplishments were illegal domestic
spying operations in conjunction with the Pentagon's shadowy Counter
Intelligence Field Activity unit (CIFA) that targeted antiwar activists.

Despite CIFA's shut-down and the alleged dismantling of its TALON
database (now incorporated into the FBI's Guardian Threat Tracking
System), SourceWatch revealed that "in accordance with intelligence
oversight requirements, the DoD will maintain a record copy of the collected
data." One can't help but wonder whether that "record copy" of TALON
somehow migrated into a NORTHCOM database.

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Get Blackwater out of London!

03-12-2008 16:47

Blackwater Worldwide, U.S. paid-terrorist group that calls itself "security contracter" is holding meetings in London about piracy in Gulf of Aden.

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Who said the police never lie? Lakenheath 8 trial update.

03-12-2008 00:39

On Monday 1st December 10 am, the Lakenheath 8 began their trial on charges of SOCPA 128 and Criminal Damage.
Wreaths were laid at the door of Ipswich crown court in remembrance of Margaret Moss, one of the defendants who died in 2007, and for all the victims of cluster munitions.
After a late start due to an unforeseen ‘Irene’ incident the trial started at 1.30pm.

First into the witness box for the prosecution was Mrs.'I know nothing' Rice, deputy director of Air Staff, responsible for all policy matters relating to United States visiting forces. She has held this position in London for 18 years.

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Mumbai Attacks: The British are behind it

02-12-2008 23:47

False flags events are the only way nowadays to get the masses to accept going to war, to fight the wars our governments and secret services still feel have to be fought and won. At any cost it seems, billions and billions, never mind any economic depression in between.

Yes, we are at war. Yes, the Nuclear Third World War is on our doorstep. Yes, no global financial crisis, no matter how serious it is, will stop that now. It is all being planned and discussed in secret, and moved forward by false flag events to justify it.

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141 states back DU resolution in UN General Assembly vote

02-12-2008 16:46

The United Nations General Assembly has passed, by a huge majority, a resolution requesting its agencies to update their positions on the health and environmental effects of uranium weapons

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Obama's Grand Chessboard and the drums of war ..and a video Americans wouldnt..

02-12-2008 11:50

Obama's Grand Chessboard and the drums of war ..
and a Video Americans wouldnt like to see.. - Afganistan..-

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Continuing, Unrelenting Terrorism and Mumbai

01-12-2008 18:51

The terrorism perpetrated by nation-states is vastly greater in scope and number of casualties than that caused by individuals or groups of individuals even though the corporate media give nearly all the attention and condemnation to terrorism by individuals.