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Cyclists arrested by the bus load

The Olympics has started and it seems cycling has become a criminal offence, worthy of police brutality – I hope the Olympic cyclists are okay tomorrow.
Hang on a minute: this is the same Olympics that politicians have been trying to brand as the greenest Olympics ever? Also, they did say how this would encourage[...]

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Counter Olympics Network: Whose Games. Whose City?

Livestream of the Counter Olympics Demo.

Wennington Green Talks[...]

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As the Olympic opening ceremony celebrates collective action, right to protest compromised on the streets of London

Statement from Occupy London Press Team on events in East London tonight:
We’ll be honest: we hadn’t expected an awful lot. The run-up promised little more than an advert to help sanitise the image of some of the Olympics’ grand sponsors. We saw bread and circuses for an austerity-wrought city that feels like it doesn’t[...]

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The Occupied Times #16

The August edition of The Occupied Times comes out next Wednesday, with a special focus on disability. We have opened up our two centre spreads to some of the best writers and most committed activists in the UK on issues of disability and serious illness. A comprehensive picture emerges of huge pressures being put on[...]

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Critical Mass cyclist arrested for being part of Occupy London.

Please support the Critical Mass 182 by signing this petition.
Metropolitan Police & Criminal Justice System UK: Justice for the Critical Mass 182
http://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/metropolitan-police-criminal-justice-system-uk-justice-for-the-critical-mass-182
Some of those arrested are being represented by Hodge Jones and Allen.
http://www.hja.net/what-we-do/criminal-defence/public-order-offences/critical-mass-action.aspx
Advice and Support is also available from Green & Black Cross. They are known for training Legal Adviser[...]

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Guest blog: Olympic Protesters Arrested for Spilling Custard in Trafalgar Square

Campaigners condemn heavy-handed policing of Greenwash Gold Award ceremony.
A mock awards ceremony at the Olympic Clock in Trafalgar Square descended into farce on Friday 20 July after police arrested seven people taking part. Three people pretending to be corporate representatives from BP, Dow and Rio Tinto were awarded gold medals for being the worst[...]

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Whose Games? Occupy London to join Counter Olympic Network protest on Saturday

Occupy London will this Saturday 28 July join more than 40 groups protesting against the Olympics for the ‘Whose Games? Whose City?’ demonstration, organised by the Counter Olympics Network. 
“The Olympics are meant to be a celebration of human endeavour. However the ‘people’s games’ in London are subject to the whims of global corporations and[...]

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Festival of Resistance July 21st 2012 – Livestream.

Livestream coverage of the Festival of Resistance.

occupylsx on livestream.com. Broadcast Live Free[...]

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Corrupt and Beyond Redemption.

Criminality was rife throughout the sub-prime mortgage market, yet no-one was indicted for their crimes; achieving convictions for the LIBOR fixing fraud is uncertain; and now we have the revelations of $billions in drug money being laundered through HSBC. The monetary and banking system is corrupt and taints everything it touches: politics, media, business and[...]

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