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The appropriation of radical thinking by lazy, self-obsessed hippies is a public relations disaster that could cost the earth

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Working for social change...is not incidental to one's life but an essential aspect of affirming the delight and wonder of being alive.

Protesters pressure Environment Agency to take action on incinerator, Nottingham

NAIL Environment Agency demo

22.11.2005
Incinerators make me sick!

At 8am this morning 30 campaigners from NAIL protested outside the Environment Agencies offices on Scarrington Road, off Ladybay Bridge. We greeted the employees of the EA as they arrived for work, we handed them flyers, waved banners and placards and delivered them a letter.

TREES BEING FELLED NOW - PEOPLE NEEDED ASAP AND OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS, Dalkeith

Eviction Aruga!!
Dalkeith protest camp 4

22.11.05

TREES BEING FELLED IN DALKEITH NOW - People needed now, and people and food and tat needed over the next few days, especially climbers and midnight site builders

They want to cut down our trees!! Can you help me??

They want to cut me down!
This isn't the actual weeping willow that is to be felled but it is as beautiful as this fine specimen.

I live in Yeovil, Somerset & the local housing association (South Somerset Homes) has put in a planning application for 33 new homes on my estate.

SANTA TWINS SAY “NO TO I.D. CARDS!�

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Sunday 20th November 2005 6pm Liverpool City Centre – Christmas Light switch on.
The Santa twins from Liverpool Defy-ID showed their banner and gave out anti-ID leaflets to the public watching the switch on of Liverpool’s Christmas lights. While walking through town the Santa twins were regularly stopped by parents and kiddies asking to speak to the Santa twins.

Earth First! International Winter Rendezvous in S. Florida (Feb '06)

*please help spread this message and get in touch if you can assist in translating it to any other languages*
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Hey! y'all out there in the EF! network:

Rossport Solidarity Camp speaking tour dates

Here is a list of the dates and venues for the Rossport solidarity speaking tour

Manchester:
Thursday November 3rd 7.30pm the Basement, 24 Lever
Street, hosted by the Anarchist Federation.

Lancaster:

Solidarity South Pacific Newsletter # 3 published

Solidarity South Pacific

Solidarity South Pacific was set up in 2002 to provide support to tribal, ecological and other radical struggles in the South Pacific. Our 3rd newlsetter was published in October 05 and includes news of guerilla struggle, anti-logging activities, prisoner support work, eco-revolution and a mining executive eaten by a crocodile!

Ford Day of Intervention: November 12, 2005

Tell Ford to Get Serious About Breaking North America 's Addiction to Oil

Join us on Saturday November 12 and Intervene at Your Local Ford Dealer!

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NAIL campaign 'banner drop' at Sneinton Boulevard

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12.11.2005
NAIL campaign 'banner drop' at Sneinton Boulevard, Nottingham
Nottingham Against Incineration and Landfill [NAIL] is campaigning organisation intent on drawing attention to the incineration of waste at the Eastcroft plant and the proposed expansion of capacity there.

London Remember Ken Saro-Wiwa protest

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10.11.2005

in november 1995, nigerian writer and activist, ken saro-wiwa, and 8 of his colleagues were executed by the military regime for campaigning against the devastation of the niger delta by oil multi-national shell. yesterday, demonstrators dropped nine nooses infront of the shell uk headquarters on the south bank to highlight the anniversary and highlight the current struggle on the north west of ireland, where shell is set to transform a remote conservation area into an environmental disaster zone with public health and safety implications.

In solidarity with the Ogoni people, Aberdeen

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10.11.05

Some folks got together today in Aberdeen to stand with the Ogoni people in remembering Ken Saro-Wiwa and his eight Ogoni colleagues who were executed by the Nigerian state for campaigning against the devastation of the Niger Delta by oil companies, especially $hell and Chevron. $hell was in court today, Aberdeen Sheriff Court in perhaps the most important fatal accident inquiry for the industry since the Piper Alpha disaster. They have admitted that their failures led to the deaths of two workers on one of its platforms.

George's X Chalkboard Social Centre opens in Glasgow

George's X Chalkboard

05 Nov 2005

The new Social Centre in Mary Hill, Glasgow. opened by the Glasgow Autonomous Project quietly a few weeks ago at the end of September. The George's X Chalkboard is open daily from 2-7 pm and just off the George's Cross Underground Station.

Halloween Critical Mass: Friday Nov 4th 6pm @ Pigeon Park, Birmingham

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This Friday, November 4th is time for Birmingham's regular Critical Mass on the first friday of the month, meeting up at 6pm in Pigeon Park. This month is a Halloween theme - gears not fears - so come and celebrate cycling using non-polluting vehicles and travel freely round town with Brum's Critical Mass.