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Taser Distributors are jumping ship

07-02-2006 15:04

ALD Advertisment
More and more of Taser's distributors are dropping the controversial stun gun from their product line, in an effort to distance themselves from inclusion.

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Free Iran's 800 jailed union activists

07-02-2006 10:20

Support the Tehran bus workers strike. Defend the right of Iranian workers to form labour unions.

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Australian Police Force Trial Taser Weapon

07-02-2006 07:43

NSW police may kill or disable you with their taser trial regarless of the statistical death and injury previously recorded world wide?

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2nd Renaissance -3

06-02-2006 19:55

Today I am filled with deep humility
Plichta writes of this model as follows. "There was a time I used to make fun of the Apocalypse of St John and believed it to be a totally unreliable historical source. Today I am filled with deep humility, perhaps because I am now able to give a concrete description of the foundation of the world as seen by St John with my mathematical discoveries, and thus possibly open a new way to all of humanity which has now reached a dead end."

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News and sexually explicit content

06-02-2006 17:55

If I'd used a headline which includes the word's Big Brother I expect most indymedia readers won't bother reading the article thanks to Channel 4 and the likes of gorgeous george. If you read this article and can't find the secually explicit content then trying reading it again. If you've read it twice already and still can't find it, come to the rampART at 8pm SHARP on thursday and you'll get it. Otherwise, turn up late and you'll never know and get a bad seat for the show as well.

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talk: Palestine, the current situation

06-02-2006 17:40

Jennifer Lowenstein, Visiting Research Fellow at Queen Elizabeth House, Oxford University will be giving a talk on “Palestine: the current situation.

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London May Day

06-02-2006 13:45

Secion 132 Boundary
On May Day this year "I will form part of a human chain around the Westminster no protest zone but only if 6,000 other people will join in."

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Silent No More

06-02-2006 09:34


This cartoon episode of Islamic marching against free speech has inspired me to think beyond all that I have ever seen written or pictured.

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Nottinghamshire community officers get new powers to 'detain'

05-02-2006 23:23

As part of a new pilot scheme, Nottingham's 'police support officers' (PCSO's) will be getting powers to 'detain a person for up to 30 minutes to allow for the attendance of a police officer or until the reason for detention no longer applies'.

The press release by Nottinghamshire Police also states that: 'The power to detain occurs where the PCSO is dealing with a person for an offence where the name and address is withheld or believed to be false. The sort of offences this covers includes fixed penalty offences such as cycling on the footway, dog fouling and litter; also any offence involving injury, alarm or distress to any other party; the loss of, or damage to, any other person’s property; acting in an anti -social manner including the consumption of alcohol by young people in public places and an order to disperse under Section 30 of the Anti-Social Behaviour Act 2003'.

Press release:

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Communique of Antiauthoritarian Movement about the surveillance scandal

05-02-2006 21:04

This is a communique of Antiauthoritarian Movement about the surveillance of telephones of its members: Grigoris Tsilimantos, Argiris Mouratidis, Attila Ihtiar and Marina Meintani (who used to be a member of the antiauthoritarian newspaper “Babylonia”)

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Genova G8 Diaz victims - Norman Blair

05-02-2006 20:04

Norman Blair decribes his experiences of the Diaz raid and incarceration in Bolzaneto prison.

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Cheney aide Libby faces New Obstruction Allegations

05-02-2006 17:32

It has been revealed with the release of the report from the special prosecutor in the CIA leak case that former Cheney aide - the former chief of staff, I. Lewis (Scooter) Libby Jr - is accused of broad deception.

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US: Secret strategy document orders to 'neutralize' all resistance.

05-02-2006 14:58

Endorsed by Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld, the strategy document orders to undertake a broad campaign to find, attack and 'neutralize' terrorist leaders - "termination objectives" - and their ability to move around the globe.

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European media

05-02-2006 08:10

intended to insult and incite Muslim sensibilities
European media publish anti-Muslim cartoons: An ugly and calculated provocation

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2nd Renaissance -2

05-02-2006 03:48

Infinity drove him mad
Georg Cantor (1845-1918), by his origination of modern set theory and his studies of the nature of infinity, left science a valuable legacy. Cantor was regularly admitted to a psychiatric clinic within the University of Halle, in Germany, where he lectured and worked as a Professor of Mathematics. On each occasion that he became ill he had been thinking about infinity and the continuum hypothesis. Such intense thought, at the boundaries of his comprehension, caused Cantor to suffer repeated mental breakdowns. Infinity drove him mad.

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04-02-2006 23:21

A review of news & opinion
A review of news, opinion, and photography recorded, from the Indymedia Newswire. With times and freqs for tuning in anywhere you can, at your leisure. Free to rebroadcast. The world & recorded for the community archive!

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Dale Farm: Our Rights Breached by Basildon

04-02-2006 16:29

A major new dispute has arisen
between the besieged residents of
Britain's largest Gypsy township and
the local council - this time over
alleged breaches of privacy.

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False flag 9/11 is No legal base for NATO fighting US wars

04-02-2006 15:58

CNN poll: "Do you believe there is a U.S. government cover-up surrounding 9/11?" - An overwhelming majority of 89 percent said 'YES' - while there are still many ignorants one can sell snake oil and an Eiffel tower to: 'NO - Bush and his cabal is not involved' voted 11%.

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Channel 4: Secret Memo Exposes How Bush and Blair Tried To Lure Saddam Into War.

03-02-2006 14:21

Blair responds that he is: "solidly with the President and ready to do whatever it took to disarm Saddam." Bush told Blair he: "thought it unlikely that there would be internecine warfare between the different religious and ethnic groups."

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Pictures from Osaka Homeless Liberation Demo, Japan!

03-02-2006 05:10

Rallying Support!
Here are some pictures of the Street demo and also the intervention in Osaka City Hall. 28th Jan 2006