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Filmscreening in Edinburgh about a pirate radio station

25-02-2004 12:24

Join us for the Edinburgh premiere of "Bedroom Radio", Fri March 5th @ 7.30 and 9pm in Nicol Edwards, 29-35 Niddry Street, Edinburgh.

Filmed over a period of 18 months, Bedroom Radio is a story of Pirate radio broadcasting, Love, Life, and Death on a different Scottish frequency.

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Update on five jailed Israeli conscripts

24-02-2004 21:32

Update on five jailed Israeli conscripts and Yoni Ben Artzi

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Women of Palestine - guest speakers Hadeel Qazzaz and Karma Nabulsi

24-02-2004 21:19

This afternoon of discussion, with Palestinian handicrafts and food, should prove extremely interesting. It has been organized by the Network of Oxford Women for Justice and Peace (NOW)in association with the Oxford-Ramallah Friendship Association (ORFA). The event marks the launch of Oxford International Women's Festival 2004, which will continue until March 30. Even chaps are welcome!

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Progressive Radio Station Shut Down by Free Traders

24-02-2004 20:41

Radio for Peace International (RFPI) one of the few world wide progressive short wave voices broadcasting to rural and third world communities has been evicted by the UN’s University for Peace (U-Peace) in Cost Rica.

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Our War Too - Gay Heroes, and Gay Necessities

24-02-2004 19:14

A Gay Praise of the War Against Terror

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Social Centre Victory pics.

24-02-2004 13:45

Bailiffs & Babylon Bottle It.

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Eviction Delayed at Occupied Social Centre (Fortess Road)

24-02-2004 13:10

Tuesday 24th February: This morning the planned eviction of the occupied social centre at 93 Fortess Road in Kentish Town, London, was stalled by the presence of around seventy supporters.

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Police@social center

24-02-2004 04:36

at 1.20 am - the first visit of the police

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Glasgow Social Centre Benefit Night

24-02-2004 01:55

G L A S G O W A U T O N O M O U S P R O J E C T Presents:-

A night of music, films, food and fun at the Vale pub in Glasgow, this Thursday from eight.

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Welcome to IsraHell (by Latuff)

24-02-2004 01:04

End occupation NOW!
Copyright-free artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of brave Palestinian people and their struggle against U.S. backed IsraHell's state terrorism.

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Police repression in The Hague shining example for peace agreements everywhere

23-02-2004 20:00

A report on how The Hague Mayor Wim Deetman managed to separate Palestinians and Israelis, prevent violent clashes between them and turned the day when the whole world was watching international law at work into a blueprint for all future negotiated repression. A true man of peace.

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Protests in Argentinia: 107 Strassen blockaded

23-02-2004 18:30

Thursday, the 19th of february, has been the day of the "Piqueteros" in Argentina: 107 streets were blockaded in the whole country for more than 17 hours, also some train stations have been shut.
Additionally several demonstartions took place, and a rally at the government.

The underlying causes were the new laws made for increasing flexibility at work, cutting down of the social and benefit system, repression and else...

Here some pictures. More reports under Argentina Indymedia.
Hopefully, a translation will be finished soon.

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Report back on Anti Wall demonstation at the Hague.

23-02-2004 17:55

Report back on this afternoon's demonstration called by Pengon/Anti Apartheid Wall campaign and the Dutch Coalition against the Wall.

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Just another day in Palestine

23-02-2004 16:57

Jenin refugee camp at dusk
Eyewitness report from an Oxford resident travelling in the West Bank

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AUT strike on Wednesday

23-02-2004 10:20

The association of university teachers (the union of accademic or non academic university staff) is going to strike this week. The dispute relates to pay cuts and the breakdown of the national salary negotiations.

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Argentinian film screening

23-02-2004 09:40

Sheffield Indymedia is showing a series of short films about the struggles at the Argentinian Brukman textiles factory in Abbeyfield Park House, Burngreave at 1930, Wednesday 25 February. One of the film-makers will also be attending.

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South Korea: Migrant Workers Protest (updated)

23-02-2004 04:04

Yesterday's migrant workers demonstration in Seoul
Yesterday’s migrant workers demonstration in Seoul – a victory on the whole line (we thought in the beginning, but read until the end of the article…).

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Live Audio& Video streaming @ Hague hearing on Palestinian Wall.

22-02-2004 21:41

International Court of Justice: Live video coverage of Court hearings on the Internet Press Release, International Court of Justice, February 19th, 2004

THE HAGUE, 19 February 2004. The public hearings before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), principal judicial organ of the United Nations, to be held from 23 to 25 February 2004 in the case concerning the Legal Consequences of the Construction of a Wall in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (request for advisory opinion), will be broadcast live and in full on the Court's official website (

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Strike Spotting UK 26.01.04 - 21.02.04

22-02-2004 21:36

Summary of strikes in the UK

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Argentinean films on labour struggles in Oxford

22-02-2004 17:05

Monday 23 February, 8 pm
Merton graduate complex TV Room (entrance on Holywell Street, opposite New College)

Ana Fraile, Argentinean filmmaker, will be showing a series of short films on
the Struggles at the Brukman Textile factory in Argentina.