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St George's Weekend Video.

24-04-2006 09:33

This was a gentle March against the ban on unauthorised public demonstrations in the vicinity of UK Parliament, starting with a rained on picnic at the War Museum, food generously provided by Hare Krishna.

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Film - 'Failing Haiti' - on 9 May 2006 at Ritzy Cinema, Brixton, London

24-04-2006 09:29

'Failing Haiti', written and narrated by St. Petersburg Times Latin America correspondent David Adams, will be shown at 7.00pm on Tuesday, 9 May, 2006 at The Ritzy Cinema, Brixton, London SW9, followed by a discussion with the Haiti Support Group.

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Archbishop of Canterbury appeases Nigerian homophobia

24-04-2006 09:24

Archbishop of Canterbury appeases Nigerian homophobia
But US Bishop condemns Nigeria’s anti-gay repression
Anglican leader of Nigeria backs savage homophobic law
Fear grips the lesbian and gay community in Nigeria

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24-04-2006 09:21

why be against them?

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24-04-2006 09:19

Uproar as BNP anti-Islam campaign to contest 40 seats in next months Brum local elections.
Regarding forthcoming local elections - your views welcome.

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The need for the Simultaneous Policy in Brazilian politics and other news

24-04-2006 08:35

The Spring 2006 edition of the Simultaneous Policy newsletter, It's Simpol !, is now available at

Plus news of the Simultaneous Policy seminar at the European Social Forum in Athens on 5 May.

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23-04-2006 22:56

The British-Palestinian Friendship Conference held in April 2006 in Bethlehem has helped take the twinning movement on to yet another stage.

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South Ldn fascist exposed

23-04-2006 13:53

As he's appeared on a gay website publicizing his own 'New Right' blogspot shite here's his details for all... AntiFascists pls take note.

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French (pre) revolution

23-04-2006 13:37

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Events: Leeds No Borders to expose 'city of shame'

23-04-2006 10:04

Campaigners in Leeds working to support detained and destitute asylum seekers and fight their deportation from the UK have just unveiled a series of events in April and May, including an 'alternative' guided tour of the 'other' Leeds, that which imprisons and impoverishes migrants.

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Welsh Streets online TV Debate

22-04-2006 17:39

This is the archive link to yesterday's live "Welsh Streets" webcast on the local 'Tenantspin' channel.

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Nepal on a tightrope. Democracy or dictatorship?

22-04-2006 09:11

In Nepal the showdown between a fat power-crazed king and a huge democracy movement has shut down the entire country since Apr 6th. International pressure can help end the crisis. Nepali people need support in their struggle to escape dictatorship. Demo at Nepal Embassy 25th Apr

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Decay and Renewal

22-04-2006 05:03

The latest offering from the Bush administration is a nuclear attack on Iran; after only a few years in power this insane administration is ready to wage nuclear warfare! If this is not cause for alarm then resign yourselves to your fate (lemmings).

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Oxford May Day March

21-04-2006 12:30

Celebrate International Workers Day in Oxford.

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Emergency protest at Nepalese Embassy

21-04-2006 10:46

Nepal is entering the third week of a general strike for democracy and against autocratic rule by the King. We are callling for a picket of the Nepalese Embassy in London on Saturday 29 April, 1pm.

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Greece: Anarchists/Leftists clash with fascists at Panteion University

21-04-2006 05:21

Greece: Anarchists/Leftists clash with fascists at Panteion University

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Nepalese Embassy Demo for democracy on 25th April

20-04-2006 22:41

The Nepalese people are rising up for democracy and a new constitution, show your support for them in their fight.

Please post if you are interested in attending.

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2 Registered Sex Offenders Killed in Maine

20-04-2006 21:48

Two registered sex offenders
The shootings of Joseph L. Gray, 57, of Milo, and William Elliott, 24, of Corinth, led state police to take down the Maine Sex Offender Registry Web site as a precaution, state Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland said. The site lists the photos, names and addresses of more than 2,200 sex offenders.

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The Future of Social Centres

20-04-2006 18:51

Pre-May Day discussion on how best to extend and support the recent growth of social centres in the UK.
To co-ordinate the Oxford contingent could any people thinking of going please email the OARC list ( ).

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Farnborough town centre – highway closures

20-04-2006 17:40

Taking the lead from a biased report from the Public Inquiry held in January, the Secretary of State has given the go-ahead for road closures to facilitate the unwanted Farnborough town centre redevelopment.