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Stonehenge Solstice Pics (inc arrest)

23-06-2003 13:05

police pounce to arrest man
Stonehenge Pictures - Sat 21st June 2003

Despite English Heritage opening "on the wrong day" and saying that people would only be allowed into the stones at 2am, a record 27-30,000 people attended the celebration.

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Legal Team 2003 Thessaloniki: Urgent appeal for film, video material, witnesses

23-06-2003 11:17

The Legal Team in Thessaloniki has issued an urgent appeal to send to them especially film and video material of the arrests happening particularly on Saturday 21.6.

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Sacramento WTO protests encounter police state tactics

23-06-2003 03:41

Sacramento becomes a battlefield between peaceful protesters and bewildered police, decked out in swat gear, riding horses, brandishing weapons, and grimacing conservatively, who chase down and eventually turn violent in the face of their ineffectiveness.

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First Mugabe, now Charles Taylor: Who's next?

23-06-2003 02:33

U.S. intelligence (CIA), British intelligence (MI6), Israeli intelligence (Mossad) and even Russian intelligence (FSB, formerly KGB) operatives are busy in regions throughout the world fomenting dissatisfaction among the people, in order to create confusion that will lead to the overthrow of government to be replaced by leaders who do the bidding of their paymasters.

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U.S. Journalist in Danger

23-06-2003 02:32

Reporters and Human Rights Defenders Targeted for Exposing Indonesian
Military Atrocities in Aceh

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Black Africa and the U.S. Black Movement

23-06-2003 02:31

The President has directed that a comprehensive review be made of current developments in Black Africa from the point of view of their possible impacts on the black movement in the United States. The review should consider: 1. Long-term tendencies of social and political developments and the degree to which they are consistent with or contradict the U.S. interests.

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22-06-2003 01:49


Please Distribute Widely.


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Thessaloniki report - Reuters, 21/06/03

22-06-2003 00:46

Reuters press report on Thessaloniki, 21/06/03

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Down with muder inc. ...update

21-06-2003 21:07

rant by captain wardrobe updated

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Timeline and update on Thessaloniki actions

21-06-2003 20:55

A timeline and an update on actions from June 11 to 21 (until round 7:30 pm on the 21st) at the Thessaloniki demos. These briefs originate from the Indymedia Switzerland website, and they have been translated from French.

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Pictures of Saturday 21st

21-06-2003 19:25

URL to pics of todays event in Thessaloniki

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Thessaloniki: Live Radio offline as police surrounds university

21-06-2003 18:58

the live radio stream is offline at the moment. Here are the last minutes of the radio.

to listen:

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news from the anarchists in Thesaloniki

21-06-2003 18:32

The anarchist demo gets into riots after 15 minutes.

translation of an article on IMC Germany:

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Thessaloniki Legal Team Press Release 20.6.2003

21-06-2003 13:56

Today Friday 20.06.2003, members of the Legal Team, were present along in actions by demonstrators at N.Marmara Xalkidikis, as well as at the Greek-FYROM borders.

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UK - Ex-GM Minister on Iraq War - World's big problem is the US

20-06-2003 18:39

"[Getting rid of a murderous regime in Iraq] was not the reason why we went to war. My view is that we went to war because America wanted to establish a political and military platform in the Middle East, it saw a need for oil and of course it wished to support Israel. Weapons of mass destruction, if they existed, even on the most threatening predictions, were certainly not going to put Europe or the US at risk. But Tony Blair took the view that if you are a close ally you have more influence than if you are a protagonist.

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20-06-2003 17:59

This evening the two guys hunging from Swis embassy in Barcelona decided to come down.

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20-06-2003 17:30

The suicide bombers recruited in the Middle East live by a death cult philosophy which legitimates the destruction of innocent bystanders as a way of achieving paradise.
In all modern history, there has been nothing like this organized cult of death designed to achieve political aims via religious faith and reward.

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Argentina Autonomist Project - Piquetera Tour

20-06-2003 12:28

Over the last two years an incredible wave of social protest and action has engulfed Argentina. And yet, little is heard about this in the United States or in Europe. To correct this, the Argentina Autonomist Project (AAP) was formed. The Piquetera Tour is now touring the UK. It is well worth seeing.

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GM Crops 'May Push Poorest Farmers Into Debt'

20-06-2003 09:14

Genetically modified crops will not tackle world hunger and could threaten the livelihoods of Third World farmers, a new study has said.
The report is published today by the charity ActionAid, before the start of the Government's long-awaited debate on GM next week.

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International law tested at Gloucester Crown Court

18-06-2003 15:12

PRESS RELEASE: At 10 am on Friday 20th June 2003 at Gloucester Crown
Court, a hearing is expected to decide if peace
activists can use international law as a defence.
Philip Pritchard and Toby Olditch [1], known as `The
B-52 Two', who are currently remanded to HMP
Gloucester, are charged with conspiracy to cause
criminal damage when they tried to disarm a B52
warplane at RAF Fairford in March 2003 [2]. Supporters
will gather outside the court for The B52 Two and six
other peace activists who are in court for similar