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06-12-2005 10:06


Voice Forum Notes From Meeting At House Of Commons
Thursday 29 November 2005

For Decolonialisation – Against Dehumanisation
For Refugee Status – Against Asylum Seeking
For Resistance – Against Removal

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Mindwalk 22: Fanatics & The Free Market

06-12-2005 03:12

The reality TV show Trading Spouses. Scary to say the least. How in the world do you reach these people? Also we touch on the topic of The Free Market via Michael Parenti and The Android sisters, followed by a commentary of a podcast which is a commentary on Sean Hannity by Moshe Moscovits of Talk Warrior dot com.

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help free young eco activist sentenced to 22 years 8 months in USA

05-12-2005 23:43

TODAY (5th Dec) is Jeff Luers's birthday, he will be 27, and he will be spending it in an American maximum security prison (pictured above) serving a sentence of 22 years and eight months.

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ZAPATISTA Film night - Saorsa Centre, Glasgow

05-12-2005 20:22

Zapatista film night flyer
Sunday 11th December
ZAPASTISTA Film night with food
Saorsa Social Centre
674 Pollokshaws Road
G41 2QE
0141 423 9055

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People Needed to stop eviction

05-12-2005 20:12

Dalkieth Country Park - only seven miles from Edinburgh city centre - is threatened by a road. Three tree protest camps have been set up in the park and eviction notices have been served by the Scottish Executive and local council. People are URGENTLY needed to stay at the site. See Indymedia Scotland for up-dates, more info' and pictures -

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OutRage!- Jamaican AIDS activist murdered

05-12-2005 16:49

Jamaican AIDS activist Steve Harvey was found murdered last week. .

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Sumac Events in December - Download flyers here

05-12-2005 16:26

New Flyers out for the Sumac Centre, many events happening this December

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Bristol climate change critical mass

05-12-2005 16:20

A very rough cut of Bristols climate critical mass 3/12/05

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Business In The Community Sets New Vision, Lone Dad Invites Re-Focus

05-12-2005 15:40

Super Peforming One Man Protest for Social Justice, Wiltons Music Hall London
On behalf of the Shalom Family Campaign for Social Justice, Mr. Vince Shalom delivered further petitions to Chairman Mike Rake and fellow Directors of Business In The Community (BITC) at their Annual General Meeting, held at Wiltons Music Hall London, on 1st December 2005.

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Sneinton's Rubbish Day Out 2 - The Evenings Events

04-12-2005 20:57

On Saturday 3rd December, a community day was held in Sneinton, Nottingham, to raise awareness of the proposed expansion of the Eastcroft incinerator and promote recycling through fun and games. Sneinton's Rubbish Day Out was an event organised by the local community and the NAIL campaign.

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Sheffield G8 Policing cost £1.6m

04-12-2005 16:30

Police inexplicably block a road leading away from the G8 summit
An recent article in the Yorkshire Post says that the mounting police bill for Sheffield's G8 meeting in June is already nearly 1.6 million pounds.

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Poverty not prosperity

04-12-2005 16:13

HYPE about a Sussex coastal town being "prosperous" is a complete lie.
The truth is that it is a low wage area and the only people making money are the fat cat businessmen getting rich on the underpaid local workforce.

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Prol-Position-News #4 out now!

04-12-2005 10:28

The contents of this issue:
Strike at Gate Gourmet in Düsseldorf/Germany
Spread Cheese against Scabs
Interview with Polish Tesco Worker in Ireland
Polish Work Gangs in Britain
Lodz/Poland: Household Appliance Industry
Razor Attack
Polish Workers in France
French Investments in Eastern Europe
Washing Machine Factory in Berlin/Germany
hp-Warehouse Duisburg/Germany
Mobilizations in the Greek Textile Industry
Strike at Honda in Gurgaon/India
Car-Update: More strikes
Social Earthquake in Iran
US: Katrina and After
Less Black People want to join the US-Army
Wildcat-Poster: Which way to the revolution?

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Thousands march in London Climate demonstration.

03-12-2005 19:20

March progresses along the Embankment
Thousands marched today as London's contribution to the International Day of Climate Protest.

A wholly peaceful demonstration wound its way from Lincoln's Inn Fields, via Thames Embankment, Parliament Square (where there was a brief sit down) and Downing Street to - astonishingly - the US Embassy in Grosvenor Square.

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Screening of new Venezuelan documentary, introduced by director - Monday 7pm UCL

03-12-2005 03:12

web flyer
UCL Social Forum and Hands Off Venezuela present a very special screening of


Monday 5th December from 7pm in the Chadwick Lecture Theatre (off main quad), University College London, Gower St, WC1 (nearest tube Warren St).

Introduced by the filmaker, Marcelo Andrade, with a discussion about the upcoming World Social Forum in Caracas (January 24th to 29th) plus Venezuelan food & music after.

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Muay Thai's take on the Howard Mallet Centre

01-12-2005 16:35

Cormac O'Rourke (14yrs) - W.M.T.O. English Champion
Shane LittleChild (10yrs) - W.M.T.O. and F.I.S.T. Midlands Area Champion
Max Whyte (24yrs, Trinity College) - English Amateur Muay Thai Team Member

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1st London Anarchist Assembly@Dec 3rd

01-12-2005 12:15

they are everywhere
Saturday 03rd December, ULU (Room 3D), 2pm - 6pm
Malet Street. Tube: Russell Sq, Goodge St, Euston Sq


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Solidarity Needed! 26 Homosexuals under arrest in UAE

01-12-2005 10:41

26 Homosexuals arrested on the 22nd of November in United Arab Emirates, a strong USA ally, are still under police detention. Let them hear your anger, demand that all arrested be free without charges and all persecutions be put to an end IMMEDIATELY! (details at the bottom of article)

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Full video of St Agnes eviction raid

30-11-2005 19:57

The full video of the St Agnes eviction raid, 29 November, 2005.

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Clemency Call for "Tookie" Williams:
Please Take a Moment to Help!

30-11-2005 18:39

Note: The below article is available with integrated web links via the blog at the following URL:

Please consider joining's call to ask Gov. Schwarzenegger to grant clemency for Stanley "Tookie" Williams, who is scheduled to die on December 13th by way of lethal injection at California's San Quentin prison.