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YOUNG FRIENDS OF THE EARTH: GLOBAL FRACKDOWN STUNT

Young Friends of the Earth will be taking part in an action stunt for Global Frackdown on October 19th to send a message to a high profile figure involved in the fracking industry to stop fracking with young people’s futures. And we want a future lit by clean, renewable energy, not dirty, polluting fossil fuels.[…]

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OCCUPY LEICESTER: LEICESTER EVICTION RESISTANCE

Well been here nearly a week and its starting to come along. If ya fancy popping down and helping out everyone welcome.
Having spent a number of nights on the site, the potential for this to become a community hub of learning, shelter and growing is vast. Already we have had contributions of food, tents,[…]

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LEFT UNITY: THE CASE FOR A BROAD LEFT PARTY

As Left Unity moves towards it’s founding conference in November, the Left Party platform, within Left Unity is housing this open meeting to contribute to the discussion about what kind of party we should establish. The Left Party Platform is one of a number of pre-conference platforms that have self-organised to assist political discussion in[…]

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TWO YEARS SINCE WE OCCUPIED LONDON – A TIMECAPSULE FROM ST. PAULS & FINSBURY SQUARE

FROM SCRIPTONITE:
It was two years ago today that a frustrated UK public stormed towards Paternoster Square, determined to Occupy the London Stock Exchange. The police acted to protect the City of London, and acted to remove thousands of protesters from the area. Giles Fraser, Canon of St Paul’s Cathedral offered sanctuary to the protesters[…]

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WHERE DID OCCUPY GO?

Where did Occupy go?
What happened to all your noise?
You started with cymbals, and songs and with speeches
and passionate statements and thousands of people.
Where did Occupy go? You speak like children…
Like Occupy came out of nothing and vanished before you;
Insubstantial as the shredded ripstock in municipal land fill.
You speak[…]

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OUR BOHEMIA PROJECT UPDATE 16/10/2013.

Hi folks Bohemia update:
Weds 12-1 pm yoga weds 6pm cabaret workshop, and weds 6-10 pm board games night,
Thurs 4-6 pm home education group,
Fri 7-11 pm burlesque cabaret,
Sat 1-2 pm yoga,
Sunday 3-6 pm share cooking 6-8 pm people’s kitchen share feast.
More info up soon on www.ourbohemia.co.uk
Face book: Our Bohemia[…]

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OCCUPY, TWO YEARS ON.

Occupy, two years on
By Jamie Kelsey-Fry
(first published, New Internationalist)
Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson called them ‘a canary in the mine’ while London mayor Boris Johnson called them ‘an eruption of boils’. Labour leader Ed Miliband said they sent out ‘danger signals’ that only the ‘most reckless will ignore’. Conservative Prime Minister David[…]

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FRACKING COURT CIRCUS AND SOLIDARITEA 10

Livestream of the arrest of Caroline Lucas MP.

We’d like to thank our families, friends and fellow protectors, our solicitors and our arresting officers, for making all this possible.
Our brave stand at Balcombe slowed down the frackers and gave us all a little bit of hope.We have new ideas. We have growing certainty: we[…]

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EXPOSED KENT COUNTY COUNCIL’S £153M INVESTMENT IN FRACKING.

EAST KENT FRACKING NEWS!!!! Kent’s Green Party exposed how Kent County Council has invested…wait for it….£153M in…wait for it…the unconventional gas/oil industry! KCC is the local Minerals authority whose planning committee is charged with deciding on these applications by Coastal Oil & Gas Ltd in East Kent! (All this covered on BBS SE News tonight[…]

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