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Prison-death demonstration: HMP Send, Surrey - 9 May 2007

03-05-2007 22:27

A prison-death demonstration will be held outside HMP Send, Surrey
on Wednesday 9 May 2007, at 1.30 pm, for the duration of the afternoon
to protest against the death of a young mother (Emma Kelly, aged 31)
who died in the care of the jail on 19 April 2007
Reporters and photographers are welcome to attend

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Protester Accused of 'Harassing, Alarming,and Distressing' the Police

03-05-2007 19:48

the irony...

Today Marcus Wise, described by Sussex CPS as 'one of the most vocal' of protesters against the EDO MBM warmongers in Brighton, faced bizarre allegations that he had conducted a course of conduct amounting to the harassment of a well known Sussex police officer.

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Letter from Edinburgh Chiapas Solidarity Group to the Mexican Government and Res

03-05-2007 19:34

In reference to the latest news we have received from Mexico and in commemoration of last years events in San Salvador Atenco.

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Wolfowitz and Gonzonles: Dead Men Walking

03-05-2007 03:39

When they're being written about in the tabloid advice columns, then you know that they're dead.

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EU/ The myth of Islamic terrorism

03-05-2007 01:01

If we look at the people arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences, the figures are rather disproportionate; about half of them arrested were Muslim. In plain English: Muslims are a group causing very little terrorism in Europe, while at the same time much more likely to be arrested on suspicion of it. The constant media coverage of Muslims being arrested creates the false image of a serious threat in order to benefit the imperialist world-view Washington wants us to adopt.

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Reminder: rally! Free Mumia now! (This Saturday)

03-05-2007 00:15

All out on 5 May! Make this rally a show of strength for Mumia Abu-Jamal, revolutionary black journalist and death row political prisoner, framed up for a killing everyone knows he did not commit. Contact the PDC on 020 7281 5504 or e-mail

Mumia Abu-Jamal is an innocent man!
Free Mumia Now!
Mumia's life is in danger - mobilise now!

Rally, sponsored by the Partisan Defence Committee

Saturday 5 May, 1 pm
University of London Union, Room 3C&D,
Malet Street, London WC1

Abolish the racist death penalty!

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2007 London Mayday, Space Hijackers dancing in the streets

02-05-2007 20:44

5pm at Canary Wharf the Space Hijackers began their Dancing in the Streets to have a bit of fun in the financial district and have a poke at the "9 to 5" working life.

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Fash' turn on each other

02-05-2007 18:27

Vericrap Vs BNP - the cutting edge of democracy

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McDemos launched. We'll do your SOCPA demos for you

02-05-2007 18:00

Trace Moberly, Tony Pletts and Mark Thomas launch McDemos, your one-stop demo shop.

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Revealed: Abuses of the War on Terror in the Horn of Africa

02-05-2007 16:28

Cageprisoner's report, Inside Africa's War on Terror, released today reveals the extent of detentions that have been taking place in the Horn of Africa.

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May Day in Oaxaca

02-05-2007 15:59

The struggle continues in Oaxaca as Appo reterns to the zocalo.

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John Bowden - Paying The Price For Speaking Out

02-05-2007 13:19

Scottish prisoner John Bowden is being targetted and punished for daring to voice dissent.

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Garden gnome parties on Mayday in Glasgow

02-05-2007 11:38

The Glasgow Mayday street party passed without any incident as police and partyistas behaved both politely, respectful and cooperatively towards each other.

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May Day Party Arrests Total Lack Of Solidarity

02-05-2007 10:42

1 person arrested, and 2 people where fined £80 for calling the police 'Bastards'. the lack of solidarity with those arrested, or detained by the police was sickening, with only one attempt at a 'de-arrest' and only by two people. most of the organizers took the side of the police, trying to force the crowed to give up our mates to the cops.
Those who act with the police, are the police!

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Mayday in London 2007.

02-05-2007 10:15

The video shows Mayday in London.

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Occupied Iraq: Something about "Liberation"...

02-05-2007 01:16

Never has a "liberation" managed to generate so many death mercenaries and contractors being paid up to 5'000 dollars a day with the sole aim of exterminating...and "pacifying".
Never has a country been so openly plundered and pillaged right in front of everyone's eyes and to the utter silence of its spectators...

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War criminal Bush vetoes Iraq withdrawal Bill

01-05-2007 23:35

Press Conference
His veto of a Bill that would fund wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with $US100 billion was allegedly a rejection of attempts by Democrats who control the US Congress to force him into a shift in strategy in the unpopular war?

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Federal Army Harrasses Zapatista Commanders

01-05-2007 14:37

Federal army aggressively harasses Zapatista Commanders and delegates of the Other Campaign.

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Stop press: Police attack any criticism of animal abuse

01-05-2007 11:33

Regarding todays raids on animal rights campaigners (,,2069522,00.html) this is merely an attack on democracy and freedom of expression.

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Lip Reading Surveillance Cameras To Stop Terror

01-05-2007 11:09

Modern CCTV camera: Who is watching you and your kids?
Cameras may be used to read your lips for anti-terrorist reasons.