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Entries from August 2009

Cornwall arms factory disrupted

January 26th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · notes of resistance

At 7am this morning two activists climbed the roof of Helston Gunsmiths in Cornwall to protest against irresponsible nature of the arms trade.Helston Gunsmiths supply tanks & small arms to police, defence forces and the gun trade.

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Earth First! Winter Moot – Brighton 6-8th Feb

January 25th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · radical culture

The Earth First! Winter Moot is a chance for those involved in the ecological direct action movement to reflect, discuss and plan. The event is being held in the Cowley Club, Brighton over the weekend of the 6th February 2009.
“Earth First! is not an organisation, but a banner for non-hierarchical organising and the use of [...]

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Gaza solidarity demonstration photos

January 25th, 2009 · posted by Edd · marked as: Articles · photo

Yesterday – 10th January 2009 – on the Palestinian solidarity demonstration the crowd stopped outside the entrance to Kensington Palace Gardens on Bayswater Road at about 3pm. It seemed to be an attempt to get to the Israeli Embassy from behind – and where there was a very thin police presence. Below is a photo report of what happened.

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Update on EDO arrestees

January 24th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · notes of resistance

After the decommissioning on the EDO/ITT weapons factory last week 7 men and one woman where charged with Burglary and Criminal Damage. Two are on remand…

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Cambridge occupation!

January 24th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · notes of resistance

Mainstream media has put the total number of university occupations at this point at 16. In a particularly patronising article published on the Guardians website SOAS, King’s College London….

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From the street to the classroom

January 21st, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · notes of resistance

Since the occupation of the Brunei Gallery Suite of the SOAS, University of London students across the country have been taking action in solidarity for the people of Gaza.

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Bridge and Tunnel UK tour

January 20th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · punk rock etc

US indie punk band Bridge and Tunnel are touring the UK in April featuring ex and current members of such bands as Latterman, Slingshot Dakota and The Solidarity Pact it’s sure to be an amazing tour.

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Smash ITT videos

January 19th, 2009 · posted by Edd · marked as: News · notes of resistance

In the early hours of Saturday January 17th six protesters forced entry to the Brighton building of ITT/EDO MBM. Inside they caused extensive damage to the arms factory. Two videos of the event have been posted on the internet, showing the entry, and the aftermath.

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Occupied London has returned to the UK and so the blog, which since Alexis Grigoropoulos’ shooting, has reported the uproar and rioting in Greece, is closing for the time being. Published here are some upcoming Greek solidarity events and a breakdown of the last few months in Greece.

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Gelderloos and Mazas absolved by court

January 17th, 2009 · posted by Fred Goodsell · marked as: News · notes of resistance

In May 2007 American author and activist Peter Gelderloos was arrested in Spain along with another man Xavier Mazas. Both men where arrested at a protest for a crime that never happened and charged by Barcelona police with “public disorder with explosives,” with a maximum sentence of 6 years imprisonment.

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