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Solidarity with Assange at Supreme Court

February 02, 2012 08:30

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Supreme Court, Parliament Square, London SW1P 3BD

http://www.supremecourt.gov.uk/visiting/how-to-find-us.html

 

St Paul's gets marching orders

January 18, 2012 19:00

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Occupy St Paul's

 

hi court parl sq victory but then eviction tonite!

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after a postponed hearing at the high court today, parliament square protestors won the right to sustain their injunction against westminster council, stopping the council from enforcing the new and untested PASRA law to clear tents and other structures from the square. the injunction will run until a further 2-day high court hearing during march, which will effectively decide the legality of the …

parliament square protest eviction NOW!

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despite high court hearings today and the PASRA law effectively on hold, the metropolitan police and westminster council have begun a forceful operation this evening to remove tents and other structures from around the parliament square protest.

SchNEWS: EDL routed in Whitechapel

The sorry tale of the EDL is perhaps wending it's way to an anti-climax. Yesterday saw a piss-poor turn out in Barking end up in an ignominious defeat in Whitechapel.

The league decided to make a stand in Barking – long an area of widespread BNP support. Admittedley this was only intended to be a regional demo not one of their national 'big ones' but even so the turn-out was poor.

SchNEWS…

URGENT - assault on right to protest (part 2)

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this follows on from my earlier piece with more background and history on the parliament square campaigns and the repression towards them, more detail on PASRA and tomorrow's high court case, the extension of the new 'global war on camping' (GWOC) as an assault on the 'occupy' movement, and some ideas of positive actions to take in the immediate future.

Shut Down Guantánamo! US Independence Day demo

July 04, 2012 12:00

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Wednesday, July 4, 2012, 12-2pm (please note change of date)

US Embassy, 24 Grosvenor Square

London. W1A 2LQ

(Nearest tube: Bond Street / Marble Arch)

 

Building Local Groups

To get involved / help set up groups...

OPEN MEETING,  SAT 14th JANUARY

4pm-6pm, London Action Resource Centre, 62 Fieldgate St, E1 6ES


 

Followed by social. 

URGENT - assault on right to protest (part 1)

this is the first part of a two part piece outlining current moves by the authorities to attack the 'occupy' movement, starting with the imminent closure of the decade-long protests in parliament square. in this piece i outline the new PRASRA law, which has been enacted already, and how westminster council and the GLA are planning to roll out similar controls throughout london. you can act now by …

Shut Guantánamo - End Ten Years of Shame" - Report

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On Saturday 7 January, the weekend before the tenth anniversary of the opening of the illegal prison camp at Guantánamo Bay, over 200 people from London and other parts of the UK converged outside the National Gallery in Trafalgar Square to mark this unfortunate day in history and to stand in solidarity with the 171 prisoners who remain there. Organised by the London Guantánamo Campaign (LGC), the…

Ceasefire: How Police branded OccupyLSX as “Terrorists"

Rizwaan Sabir's investigation of City of London police has unveiled how OccupyLSX protesters routinely featured in its updates on terrorism and extremism. In his latest column, he explains the background and repercussions of the revelations.

Is this City of London Police ‘Terrorism/Extremism update for the Business Community’ genuine or some sort of unsubtle hoax? After viewing the picture –…

European Day of Action against Capitalism: March31

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Left Wing Organisations and Libertarian Base Unions Call for an International Day of Action against Capitalism on March 31st, 2012

http://march31.net

m31@riseup.net

 

Bikes Alive direct action

January 09, 2012 18:00

...The first such (publicly announced) event will be at the lethal junction outside Kings Cross station (where York Way meets Pentonville Road and Euston Road) at 6pm on Monday 9 January 2012...

Critical Mass London

January 27, 2012 06:00

The London Mass meets at 6.00pm on the last Friday of every month on the South Bank under Waterloo Bridge, by the National Film Theatre.

Critical Mass London

February 24, 2012 06:00

The London Mass meets at 6.00pm on the last Friday of every month on the South Bank under Waterloo Bridge, by the National Film Theatre.

Critical Mass London

March 30, 2012 06:00

The London Mass meets at 6.00pm on the last Friday of every month on the South Bank under Waterloo Bridge, by the National Film Theatre.

Critical Mass London

April 27, 2012 06:00

The London Mass meets at 6.00pm on the last Friday of every month on the South Bank under Waterloo Bridge, by the National Film Theatre.

Critical Mass London

May 25, 2012 06:00

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The London Mass meets at 6.00pm on the last Friday of every month on the South Bank under Waterloo Bridge, by the National Film Theatre.

FULL statement from women suing police

A copy of the statement without the Guardian edit:

EIGHT WOMEN DECEIVED INTO LONG TERM INTIMATE RELATIONSHIPS WITH FIVE SEPARATE UNDERCOVER OFFICERS COMMENCE UNPRECEDENTED CLAIM AGAINST POLICE.

Free the Aceh Punks!

December 20, 2011 11:00

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Anti-fascist prisoners: send letters for Xmas

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Being locked up is grim at the best of times, being locked up over Christmas, away from friends and family, is always going to be an especially difficult time, so we urge all decent anarchists and radicals to send a letter, messages of support, of just a few lines to the five anti-fascist prisoners still inside to let them know they are not forgotten during this time.

Solidarity with Bradley Manning at U.S. Embassy

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Bradley Manning's Military Tribunal Article 32 (pre-military trial hearing) began a Ft. Meade Maryland on Friday Dec 18th.,continued through the weekend and continues into this week. A callout for solidarity action on Bradley' 24th. birthday - Saturday Dec 17th. was answered in 40+ locations throughout the United States and around the world. In London 60 folks gathered in solidarity with Brad…

Protest in Support of Oil Workers in Kazakhstan

December 21, 2011 12:00

Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce

62 South Audley Street

Mayfair

London

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Parliament Square Peace Camp under threat

Peace Strike Statement From Parliament Square 17th December 2011

The Peace Strike Campaign at Parliament Square announces to all concerned citizens that there is a real possibility of the 'Peace Camp' being disassembled and removed this Monday 19th December 2011.

Dissident Island: Download episode 95!

Dissident Island Radio - 16 December 2011 - episode 95:





- A former Foxconn employee speaks about the dirty secrets behind our techno-goodies

- Traveler Solidarity Network on moving beyond Dale Farm

- Some words about the upcoming ALARM conference (Jan 7)

- Prisoner info for comrades behind bars over the holidays throughout



You're guaranteed to hear some banter, bollocks, 'choons, announcements and the …

Defend the right to occupy on Parliament Sq

December 18, 2011 16:00

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Parliament Sq, Westminster, London

newscientist: Riot shields could use 'wall of sound'

RIOT shields that project a wall of sound to disperse crowds will reduce violent clashes with police, according to a patent filed by defence firm Raytheon of Waltham, Massachusetts.

The device looks similar to existing riot shields, but it incorporates an acoustic horn that generates a pressure pulse. Police in the US already use acoustic devices for crowd control purposes that emit a loud, un…

Congo Demonstration

December 17, 2011 13:00

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CRY FREEDOM FOR THE CONGO!

1pm Saturday 17th December 2011

Opposite Downing Street, Whitehall SW1A 2AA

LEGAL OBSERVERS NEEDED

Kettle at Charing X

Congolese demo kettled?

Congolese march to Downing Street

December 14, 2011 11:00

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MARCH TO DOWNING STREET SW1A 2AA

                         From

Address Congolese (Dem) Embassy in London, the United Kingdom

45-47 Great Portland Street

London W1W 7LT

United Kingdom