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Testimony of a detained Oaxaqueño

06-12-2006 03:29

November 9th, 2006 street protest camp in Santo Domingo ( burned down twice by paramilitaries last time and final on the nigth of the 25th ), Oaxaca City.luna.

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Report on beginning of Oaxaca Indigenous Peoples Forum

06-12-2006 02:36

Oaxaca Indygenous Peoples Forum Starts: here is a report. luna.

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Invitation:building support for action against climate change

06-12-2006 00:05

What can we do to support and encourage radical action against climate chaos?

One of the follow-up meetings after the climate camp focused on what we
can best do to support action taking place on climate change. There will be another in Manchester on Dec 14th.

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UK Week Of Action For Oaxaca - 9th-17th December 06.

05-12-2006 20:30


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Letter from Jeff "Free" Luers, Political Prisoner, Dec 1

05-12-2006 16:18

On 3 December 2006 there was an International Day of Solidarity with Political Prisoners that involved people from countries around the world. In Palestine, the Philippines, Haiti, Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, England, India, and the U.S. people marked December 3rd with rallies, marches, and other forms of resistance.

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Official notice of the APPO

05-12-2006 14:35

We greeted with joy the initiative of the EZLN

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Kurdish family snatched and face deportation 06/11/06: TCAR Mobilises on Tyneside

05-12-2006 12:38

On Tuesday 5 December around 25 refugees and local people living in Newcastle gathered outside Government Offices North East to say: ‘Immigration is no crime, End detention! Deportation is the crime, Lock up Labour!’. This comes in the wake of a week of protests inside Britain’s immigration detention centres, and follows the detention of a Kurdish asylum seeking family at their home in Fenham in the early hours of Monday morning, with the intention to deport them to Turkey on Turkish Airlines flight TK1980, leaving Heathrow at 11.45am this Wednesday. (this is the same flight booked for Hassan from Unity in Glasgow - Tyneside Community Action for Refugees took to the streets Tuesday morning to protest against all immigration detention, and to demand the immediate release of Hidayet Ozdemir, his pregnant wife Hatin and their two children, 12 year old Denniz and 7 year old Guseren.

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Solidarity with Iranian activists

05-12-2006 11:13

Regards the struggle of Iranian activists

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The APPO Lives

05-12-2006 10:45

Communiqué from Somewhere in the State of Oaxaca, from the State Council of the Popular Peoples’ Assembly of Oaxaca

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From SC to D.F - the tension increases

05-12-2006 02:49

The lastest from the IMC UK correspondent in Mexico.

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The Constitutional Crisis

04-12-2006 23:51

Is this image a thing of the past?
With recent polls showing a stronger national will than ever for the break-up of the United Kingdom, what are the implications for the future?

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Zapatistas call (INT) day of action for Oaxaca

04-12-2006 23:35

Zapatistas call global day of actions in solidarity with the movement currently being brutally repressed in Oaxaca, on December 22nd AND for actions to take place continuosly around the world. Spanish below the English, Español abajo de el ingles.

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Eye witness report of of APPO tactics and "non-violence"

04-12-2006 20:01

Article of personal eye witness report from Oaxaca on APPO tactics and non-violence.

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UPdate on the murder of Brad Will

04-12-2006 19:51

As reported by Miami Herald Mexico.

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The Zapatista Other Campaign Tour Arrives Back in Mexico City

04-12-2006 14:05

Comandanta Grabiela: “We Are Here Because We Have Completed Our Work. Now We Get to Return, but You All Will Not Remain Alone”

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The Dirty War of Oaxaca

04-12-2006 10:41

Amongst flames of resistance comes death, torture, and a movement forced into hiding

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Solidarity Demonstatrio for the Hamrondsworth Heros

04-12-2006 06:07

Speakers at the demo
80 demonstrators protested outside Harmondsworth and Colnbrook Immigration Removal Centres on Sunday the 3rd Decembeer 2006

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UK Week Of Action For Oaxaca 9th - 17th Dec 2006

03-12-2006 22:28

The network of UK Zapatista solidarity groups is calling for a national week of action, awareness raising, protest and fundraising in support of the people's struggle in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Todays demo at Harmondsworth Detention Centre

03-12-2006 21:14

On Sunday the 3rd of December, around 60 people went to Harmondsworth Detention Centre (near Heathrow) to show their support and solidarity after the revolt that took place there earlier in the week.

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No Bases: Ecuador, March 5-9, 2007

03-12-2006 20:17

After the recent elections in Ecuador the situation looks less defensive for the No Bases movement: with a presidential post-election re-confirmation of the unwillingness to extend the contract with the U.S. when the current lease of the Manta air base runs out in 2009 the No Bases movement(s) can presumably meet safely in Ecuador. Had Noboa won the elections this could have been a site of very violent repression.