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rolls royce - nuclear and military playground in rotherham

13-10-2011 13:14

Here's one for ya

The dudes from Rolls Royce are building even more funky shit up at the 'death park' in Rotherham. If it isnt plain as day that businesses at the AMP dealing in nuclear, aerospace, military, robotics, drones and death are working together for some sinister shit then you might as well go back to sleep! NO NUCLEAR NO WAY!

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Ongoing bombardment of Sirte by NATO

12-10-2011 22:31

Bombardment of Sirte by NATO
The background to the video and image below is the ongoing bombardment of Sirte by NATO aircraft in support of the rebel brigades who are indiscriminately firing tank, mortar and artillery shells into this urban, civilian-populated area. NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has refused to comment on why NATO is not fulfilling its UN mandate to ‘protect the civilian population.’ Using bombs inside a densely populated urban area is a war crime, although NATO commanders (such as Lieutenant-General Charles Bouchard and Admiral Stavridis) and their friends in the arms industry will claim otherwise.

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OCCUPY Protesters Unfocused? My Ass!

10-10-2011 15:19

I can't afford a shirt!
The OCCUPY protesters are expressing an emotional response, an appropriate emotional response. Their detractors who would paint them as bongo playing, naked hippies don't have much political memory.

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10 years in Afghanistan: torture and detention - report

10-10-2011 12:09

Friday 7th October 2011 marked the tenth anniversary of the start of the current NATO-led war in Afghanistan. As well as leading to the death of thousands of civilians and soldiers, the war in Afghanistan is also the birthplace of one of the lesser known aspects of the so-called "war on terror": the torture and arbitrary detention of thousands of prisoners of all ages and nationalities.

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German capital slowed down by several strikes of sabotage

10-10-2011 08:00

This morning we slowed down the German capital and its function as a global player in the export of armaments!
Acts of sabotage at several important cables of the “Deutsche Bahn AG” force Berlin into a break mode. Communication systems are disturbed. Many regional and long-distance trains are late or not running at all.

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UK tabloid: Shocking revelation on 10th anniversary of the war on Afghanistan

09-10-2011 12:50

London Evening Standard, 6 October 2011
The real shocking issue is the persistent denial of the genocide of Afghan people.

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Bury the Dead, Heal the Wounded, End the War

07-10-2011 12:58

6 peace activists arrested outside Downing St on 10th Anniversary of the Afghanistan War.

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Ten Years After 9/11: An Interview with Kevin Ryan and Don Paul

01-10-2011 04:01

"Journal of 9/11 Studies" Co-Editor Kevin Ryan and "To Prevent the Next `9/11'" Author Don Paul respond to a few of the assertions made in a 29 August 2011 article that was posted on the BBC News site in a recent email interviw

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Media Lens: Inciting Violence - Irony and the English Riots

28-09-2011 18:22

Ironies abound in the media reaction to the English riots that erupted between August 6-10.

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150th Birthday: IG Farben founder Carl Duisberg "a criminal genius"

28-09-2011 11:29

This Thursday (29) sees the 150th anniversary of the birth of Carl Duisberg, who was chief executive of Bayer AG for many years and intellectual father of IG Farben. The chemist carried significant responsibility for the global rise of the company.
... the former Bayer chief executive / Responsible for use of poison gas and forced labour / Coalition demands renaming of streets and removal of honorary citizenship

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Cameron: We must not be afraid to use military force against tyrants

27-09-2011 16:28

Daily Telegraph, 26 September 2011
In complete denial of the genocides perpetrated by ten years of Anglo-American-led wars across the globe, Mr Cameron and Mr Obama would still have us believe that their aim is “to spread peace, prosperity, democracy”.

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St Andrews Strikes Again!

26-09-2011 14:12

every year St. Andrews activisits attack the Army for the Freshers Fayre. this year, let us delight you with our methods and tactics for you to employ at your own leisure!

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Autumn Action Day at Faslane Peace Camp

26-09-2011 13:48

A wonderful day of workshops,excellent events, and live music.

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Report from Wrexham Peace Day, 21 September

22-09-2011 22:54

Several hundred people took part in this year's Peace Day in Wrexham on 21 September, a day-long event running from 11am to 6pm on Llwyn Isaf, the library field in the middle of town.

More photos to follow.

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Peace Day Actions Against Drones (Wales)

22-09-2011 13:46

Plaque for commemorative garden dedicated to victims of drones
Actions against drones at Parc Aberporth, Newcastle Emlyn and Carmarthen to mark International Day of Peace in Wales.

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Photo Report from Wrexham Peace Day

21-09-2011 22:30

Peace Picnic here
Here are some photos of today's all-day Peace Day event on the library green (Llwyn Isaf) in Wrexham.

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Remember remember the 5th of November-huge protest outside parliament

21-09-2011 17:05

Lets's make this big! Mask up V for Vendetta style and inspire the world that enough is enough!

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Shut Down Guantanamo and Bagram! Afghan War 10th anniv. demo, 7 Oct, 6-7pm

21-09-2011 10:12

Friday 7 October: 6-7pm: Shut Down Guantánamo and Bagram! demonstration – Afghan War 10th Anniversary Special

US Embassy, Grosvenor Square, London W1A 1AE (nearest tube: Bond Street / Marble Arch)

Friday 7th October 2011 marks the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Afghanistan. Ten years on, thousands of civilians have died and many more face the threat of death through strikes by US unmanned drone attacks. The end of the war seems no closer.

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Ahava’s last day

21-09-2011 09:35

This time the shop really IS closed!
Recent photographs showing an almost empty shop and boxes waiting for the removal van strongly suggests that the illegal settlement company Ahava will soon be leaving Monmouth Street for good.

This is the end result of the London campaign to expose Ahava, which has been found to be complicit in Israeli violations of international law.