UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
22-07-2005 10:01Resonance fm 104.4FM - Small Slow Peasants Show
Broadcasting Live to london on FM @ 2-3pm
+ the world via the web ( http://www.resonancefm.com)
Todays theme is 'Street art' with interviews from melbourne, NYC, and London.
What is street art ~ graffiti, sticker art, political posters, busking and street perfomance, urban reclaimation blogging the freeways and more!
For more info go to www.slowsmallpeasants.org.uk
22-07-2005 07:59The new issue of 'ephemera: theory & politics in organization', which has just been published at http://www.ephemeraweb.org, looks at the organisation and politics of social forums...
...included are some interesting reflections on the London ESF...
19-07-2005 18:10Muslims condemn violence against innocents, which is why so many of us feel as much anger towards Blair as we do towards the London bombers. And the trail of blood on both counts leads back to 10 Downing Street.
They closed down the Faslane Submarine Base near Helensburgh, north of Glasgow for a day - with hardly any arrests and a holiday for the workers.
On a sunny day, the victory of Non Violent Direct Action came at last for the campaigners.
17-07-2005 11:59The 56a Infoshop, longstanding social centre in South London, has finally relaunched its website enabling all and sundry to now know what goes on here...
13-07-2005 13:44The rampART social centre is planning on hosting some kind of discussion event for people to talk about their concerns, fears, proposals etc in relation to the London bomb attacks.
It is particually hoped that it would enable a dialogue between different elements of the community in order to avoid or mitigate against ill-placed retribution and revenege attacks and to combat attempts to fuel hate and distrust by the some elements of society and the media.
It is also hoped that together we can identify and be aware of moves by the state to capitalise on the fear being generated in the wake of the attacks to clamp down even further on civil libities and introduce new draconian legislation and ID cards etc.
12-07-2005 11:45There have been a couple of posts suggesting that some form of post-G8 meeting(s) are necessary if the movement is to best digest and take on board any lessons that there are to be learnt from the mobilisations around the G8 summit.
This Friday 15th July at the rampART social centre in East London time has been made available for people to meet, show films, and discuss the events of last week.
11-07-2005 02:16Invitation to join a new group for radicals who want to debate publicly without excessive interference from inane fascistic fools. Anonymity is respected. Check out the principles and topics and then get the conversation started...
10-07-2005 12:25The London bombers may have provided the kind of PR Blair and Bush were praying for.
09-07-2005 16:43Had enough of riotsm protests and politics for one week?
Get down to the rampART for some 'authentic' South-Western CountryFolkPunk with Buzzard and the Cheese live from 8pm
09-07-2005 11:57Think it would be really good idea to come together really soon to debrief and document our mobilisations in Scotland....
We must collectively share and learn from our experiences so we can take forward good tactics and drop our modify those that nolonger work.