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Coca-Cola meeting with Colombian Solidarity - 16th Nov - Leeds Uni

15-11-2004 01:10

Student Campaign against Coke is reaching its climax this week at Leeds Uni. Head of Communications UK for Coke is meeting with a rep. from NUSSL and from Colombian Solidarity to discuss Coke's crimes.

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1 person arrested at protest at Band Aid recording

14-11-2004 21:18

Demonstrations alongside took place outside the recording of Band Aid 3 in Air Studios, Hampstead today "against the whitewashing of the real issues behind world poverty"

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London Calling - November issue

14-11-2004 10:32

Welcome to the November issue of London Calling, the newsletter of London Class War.

We examine Hackney Council's latest fiddles, the Met Police's desire to have the right to shoot people, Beyond ESF! and the stranfe case of the missing Mercs!

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The Politics of Imperialism

14-11-2004 10:23

Latin America provides a powerful reference point for the toilers of the world suffering from the imperial re-division of their countries.

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Dissent! & PGA benefit gig, 20th November Hitchin, Herts.

13-11-2004 19:14

Details of benefit gig in Hitchin Herts. Hitchin is on the main train line from Peterborough & Cambridge to London Kings Cross.

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One Democratic State in Israel/Palestine

13-11-2004 17:37

There is need now to build a mass non-violent movement toward a single democratic non-national state, a “politics from below” for a sustainable just future for Israelis and Palestinians, forging bonds of ta'ayush (togetherness) in common struggle, the return of refugees in massive numbers – and inside Israel moving beyond apartheid ethnocracy and its oligarchy.

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City uses Crossrail to takeover EastEnd

13-11-2004 16:02

The Corporation of London is a rich unaccountable authority that manages housing regeneration funds and supports schemes that mine the value of successful communities and hand them over to corporate interests. The latest project is a rail infrastructure scheme called Crossrail which will enable City interests to take over the Spitalfields area in London and displace a large immigrant community. The man behind this is ex-lawyer Adrian Montague, the man behind British Rail and major health and educational privatisation.

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Demo against Homophobia -Maidstone 13 Nov

12-11-2004 18:07

A demo led by Queer Youth Alliance against Kent County Council's ongoing homophobic policies (Retaining part of the old anti gay Section 28) and the Tory homophobia underpinning it. MAIDSTONE 13 NOV from 1pm RALLY- COUNTY HALL.

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Support Liverpool Care Workers!

12-11-2004 12:36

In a time where the occupation of Iraq is becoming more and more bloody and
George W Bush the Warmonger in Chief has been returned to office it becomes
more important to remember that while all the money that is needed to
continue the so called "War Against Terror" is made available other areas

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Activists Increase Militance in Wake of Bush's Re-election

12-11-2004 01:26

add some life to your town with these stickers!
In the wake of Bush's re-election, a string of militants are rising up and taking direct action against Republican, military, and corporate targets. You are cordially invited.

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Hate singer 'supporters' demo Home Office.

11-11-2004 17:48

Very sad- Supporters of the violently homophobic Jamaican reggae hate lyricsingers
are apparently demo ing outside the Home Office this evening.

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Mad Chicks take flight!

11-11-2004 16:15

MAD CHICKS, the girly section of Mad Pride, is about women psychiatric patients and survivors of the psychiatric system, who are sick of being treated like crap and generally sidelined. MAD CHICKS believes that a women-focussed organisation and campaign can highlight issues with particular female resonance, such as mixed wards, childcare, assertiveness and rights, sexism in the NHS. We believe the female service user voice has been overlooked as a positive force, and seek to redress this by developing a supportive environment for women at risk of social exclusion to express ideas creatively.

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Die Now, Vote Later: Twenty doctors killed in Fallujah

11-11-2004 12:16

Fallujans are going to vote, goddammit,
even if they all have to die first.

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Building Bridges Radio - Wal-Mart Discriminates with Liza Featherstone & Judy Go

11-11-2004 03:58

Building Bridges Radio presents this 28 minute radio program. TO LISTEN CLICK ON LA INDYMEDIA AUDIO LINK

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Evidence Mounts That The Vote May Have Been Hacked

10-11-2004 18:21

While the heavily scrutinized touch-screen voting machines seemed to produce results in which the registered Democrat/Republican ratios largely matched the Kerry/Bush vote, in Florida's counties using results from optically scanned paper ballots - fed into a central tabulator PC and thus vulnerable to hacking – the results seem to contain substantial anomalies.

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More on East Oxford Community Centre's future

10-11-2004 17:30

Up date on changes at EOCC

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No 2 ID Talk in Brighton

10-11-2004 13:47

Talk about planned ID cards

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Iraq Meeting in Manchester

09-11-2004 23:53

All Welcome!

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Launching campaign against political Islam in Iraq

09-11-2004 23:00

Launching of “Campaign against Afghanisation of Iraq”

This is an event to launch a campaign against political Islam and its atrocities against people in particular against women in Iraq.