UK Repression Newswire Archive
15-04-2013 15:42Arson and damage against Mitie vehicles in Bristol
After the screening members of Calais Migrant Solidarity will discuss the current situation in Calais, and what can be done to support the struggle.
15-04-2013 09:08Jock Palfreeman is an Australian whose only crime was to try and defend two Roma boys from a rampaging gang of armed fascist hooligan. In defending them and himself from attack, one of the hooligans died and another was wounded. The two Roma boys escaped safely but Jock ended up sentenced to 20 years in prison for murder and facing a massive fine which he cannot pay and is now being used as a ransom demand by the Bulgarian authorities. An International Week Of Solidarity on 22nd-28th April has been organised. Here's how you can help.
13-04-2013 20:01I had travelled to Victoria Square in Birmingham for a rumoured gathering to celebrate the death of Margaret Thatcher.
12-04-2013 20:43University of the Aegean, Lesvos 10 April
Entry of paramilitary coastguards and cops to the international conference ''World Research Day: Political Freedoms, Human Rights and Europe' in the grounds of the University of the Aegean to 'gather details of the organizers' and to 'control ID of visitors'.
Nothing to do with Statewatch, though... surely! It happens regularly.
These fascistic actions were criticized by the central committee of the academics...
12-04-2013 17:34Margaret Thatcher worship FAIL - the carnage continues...
11-04-2013 20:45TVXS news site quotes that Athens.Indymedia is likely 'under occupation'
Quotes a call for open meeting tomorrow ( http://tvxs.gr/sites/default/files/article/2013/15/125428g-arkheio_lepses.png)
10-04-2013 08:33If things run to form, there will be lots of stories in the days to come about pre-emptive arrests, and heavy policing for Thatchers funeral. Intervention and deterrence - otherwise known as scaring people away from protest - is now an established police tactic. But it only works if we get scared.
10-04-2013 01:40Indigenous Elders from Australia & West Papua are planning a Freedom Flotilla to West Papua in solidarity against the apartheid of colonisation and destruction caused by multinational mining companies on Indigenous land in West Papua & Australia.
They are being actively supported by a coalition of environmental and
human rights activists, artists and musicians from all over Australia.
09-04-2013 12:17here you can find the public notice in English, Spanish, French, Deutsch version
Should tax-payers be forced to pay for such an insult?
23-03-2013 20:33Leeds Queer Film Festival warmly welcomes you to enjoy a showcase of queer cinema with a focus on independent and diy films.
21-03-2013 15:11The funeral takes place this week of Basque political prisoner Angel Figueroa who died at the age of 41. His situation showcases the ill-treatment and abuse of human rights of Basque political prisoners (around 500 hundred in Spanish jails, out of a total southern Basque population of around two million).